PM Modi Speech on NEP 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: Addressing students at the School Education Conclave, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday talked about the changes the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 will bring. “The New education policy will sow the seeds for starting a new era, will give new direction to 21st century India,” said Modi
The prime minister added that the focus needs to be on the implementation of the policy. “Our work has just begun; National Education Policy has to be implemented equally effectively,” he said.
Within the past one week, the Education Ministry has received over 15 lakh suggestions on its implementation, said PM while addressing the conclave on ‘School Education in 21st Century’ organised by the Ministry of Education as a part of Shiksha Parv (festival of education). The Prime Minister had earlier talked about the higher education part of the NEP during a conclave on ‘transformational reforms in higher education’.
The Shiksha Parv is being celebrated from September 8-25. Several webinars and conferences are taking place to discuss the action plan of the NEP 2020.