52nd General Council Meeting of NCERT

New Delhi, Feb 3: The 52nd General Council Meeting of NCERT was held at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi today which was chaired by Union Minister HRD Smriti Irani. The meeting was attended by Education Ministers and Secretaries of other states/UTs and other member of the General Council including Education Minister Tapang Taloh.

Attending the meeting, Education Minister cum member of general Council Tapang Taloh highlighted the various issues like inclusion of Horticulture and Agricultural, Finance and Accounting in Secondary level curriculum, inclusion of Tawang Monastery and other ethos of NER in National Curriculum, support in developing e-content of school curriculum etc.

He also expressed need for MHRD, NCERT and other national level organizational support in protection, preservation and promotion of endangered dialects of the Arunachal Pradesh. Later, Union Minister, HRD appreciated the issues raised by Taloh and assured for consideration based on thematic perspective of the issues in proposed design of curriculum vision under New Education Policy of Government which is in pipeline. She also stated that opinion of all stakeholders from grassroots level to top level would be sought through workshop/conference in proposed Education Policy.

src: arunachal times