Imphal: A state level mega convention on National Education Policy, NEP, 2020, will be held on March 11, 2021 at City Convention Centre, Palace Compound, Imphal. The decision of organising the convention was taken during the review meeting of the State Task Force on National Education Policy held at the SSA office, Babupara.
During the meeting chaired by Education Minister S Rajen Singh, modalities of the upcoming convention was minutely discussed. The two-day convention will also feature technical session including interaction with the resource persons.
Chief Minister, N Biren Singh will inaugurate the convention which will be attended by several ministers, MLAs, representatives of different organisations, teachers, experts, top officials of the education department among others.
Minister Rajen said that in order to give awareness on National Education Policy, NEP, organising such convention is very necessary. The local leaders and the public seem lacking knowledge about the contents of the NEP, 2020. He maintained that a collective effort of the experts and officials of the concerned department is very necessary for successful implementation of the policy. Minister also appealed all the concern to cooperate with the government on such initiatives.
Rajen also highlighted the achievements of the School Fagathanshi Mission. He said that there has been immense increase of enrolment of students in government schools during the last few years. Minister also appealed the teachers to focus in bringing quality education in the state.
Commissioners and Directors of education department, Task Force members, professors and other experts were also present during the occasion.