Union Budget 2021: Over 15,000 schools to include all components of NEP; funds for KVs, mid-day meals hiked
The funds for the Kendriya Vidyalayas saw an increase as the schools have been issued Rs 6,800 crore for the upcoming financial year compared to the Rs 5,516 crore last year
Nirmala Sitharaman, while presenting the Union Budget today, also said that a higher education commission will be set up to act as an umbrella body for standard-setting, accreditation, regulation, and funding
The education sector is undoubtedly at the cusp of an exciting phase with policy push and technological advancements.
Implementing an astute tax model that also caters to online education would be quite beneficial to students who wish to learn more and bolster their skills for a better future
Union Budget 2021: Time to invest in virtual forms of education, say experts, tell govt to plug gaps in sector
Teachers, too, have been severely impacted due to COVID-19 as many faced job cuts or mental pressures to train themselves quickly to adopt to online teaching.