In a bid to honor one year of the implementation of NEP 2020, the Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Education has prepared a booklet on one-year achievements of the NEP Implementation. The booklet will be launched virtually by the Union Minister of Education, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan on 24th August, 2021. on DIKSHA, etc.
Some major NEP 2020 initiatives will also be launched by the Education Minister. These include NIPUN Bharat FLN tools and resources on DIKSHA. Alternate Academic Calendar 2021-22 of NCERT containing a week-wise plan of interesting and challenging activities, with reference to learning outcomes, themes and chapters taken from syllabus or textbook.
Union Education Minister along with Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment, Dr Virender Kumar will also launch, 'Priya'- Accessibility booklet developed by NCERT in collaboration with Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disability for ingraining the concept and significance of accessibility in children right from their formative years itself as a move towards inclusive education.
The programme will be attended by senior officials of the Department and Heads of Autonomous Institutions and senior officers from the School Education Department from all States and UTs and will be followed by a workshop with the states and UTs, SCERTs on the way forward for NIPUN Bharat Mission.