National Education Policy 2016 [ Detailed Analysis (CA/GS) - Education ]
To match the changing dynamics of current century the government of India have decided to modify 1992 National Policy on Education, in this regard a meeting of state education Minister and State Education Secretaries was held on 21st March 2015 which was headed by Human Resource Development Minister Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani.
- For the Formation of new National Policy on Education a Drafting Committee will be formed and its members are:
- T. S. R Subramanian
- Smt. Shailaja Chandra
- Shri Sewaram Sharma
- Shri Sudhir Mankad
- Prof. J S Rajpu
Focus Area of 2015 NPE are:
Make affordable and accessible education for all with equity and excellence.
Education for girls for free of cost.
Make Skill education as part of Syllabus, focus on skill development for more employability.
Flexible education with technology driven education (e-learning) according to student requirement.
Lifelong learning, no student should live education due to insufficient funds
Promote Sports, Yoga and valuable Education
Appoint trained Nodal Officer for each school that examine quality of education
- Published/Last Modified on: June 3, 2016