Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan
Union Education and Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan held a meeting with the officials on Saturday after taking charge. During this, he instructed to work on implementing the new education policy on the ground. He asked the officials to work together with the education departments of all the states to speed up the education derailed due to the corona pandemic. He also reviewed various schemes of school education during the meeting.
According to sources, the Education Minister has said that the officers of both the ministries should sit together and share the information about the schemes related to education and skill. If there is any problem, it has to be solved immediately. A meeting can be held again on Monday to review the plans. The outline of the school curriculum is also likely to be discussed on Monday. The secretary, school education and other officials participated in Saturday’s meeting. During this, Dharmendra Pradhan also gave many suggestions to prepare the students for the future. He also talked about improving the level of education in the coming times. He gave information about this through a tweet.
Reviewed the functioning of school education and literacy department. Discussed initiatives related to strengthening school education including implementation of NEP, digitisation, teacher’s capacity building, convergence with skills to make our school education future ready. pic.twitter.com/wsLQP7nehD
— Dharmendra Pradhan (@dpradhanbjp) July 10, 2021
Explain that under the new education policy, the education of skill development is to be started from class VI. The officers have been asked in the review meeting to prepare curriculum under new age skill development in school education. The officers have also been instructed to pay special attention to the training of teachers. It is expected that under the leadership of the new Education Minister, there can be an improvement in the level of education.