One of the severe consequences of having an uneducated workforce will be our inability to keep pace with the global economy. Without a strong learning foundation, there can be little or no improvement in higher education or skill development.
The online portal for accepting the feedback on the draft National Education Policy (NEP) will be closed on August 15. Interested can send suggestions by visiting the link - www.innobate.mygov.in or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questioning the haste with which the government came up with the draft National Education Policy 2019, AISEC said that it was “deplorable that the HRD Ministry allotted only a few weeks’ time for suggestions on an important document of over 450 pages”.
On the integration of vocational education as part of mainstream education, K Kasturirangan said that the committee is trying to bring equivalence and alignment between national vocational curriculum framework and national academic curriculum framework.