In respect to bringing a focus to the implementation of the new National Education Policy (NEP) and discussing the future of education policy, the National Education Ministers’ Conference will begin in Gujarat from June 1. All the state and Union territory Education Ministers will be participating in the two-day conference.
A senior Ministry of Education official said, “The conference is expected to witness deliberations on strengthening the education ecosystem in the country with focus on implementation of National Education Policy 2020, skilling in schools and digital initiatives like NDEAR, NETF.”
“The ministers will also be visiting Vidya Samiksha Kendra (VSK), Bhaskaracharya National Institute for Space Applications and Geo-informatics (BISAG), National Forensic Science University (NFSU) and International Automobile Centre of Excellence (IACE) on June 1,” the official added.
Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan along with Rajeev Chandrasekhar, Minister of State (MoS) for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and Electronics and Information Technology; MoS for Education Annapurna Devi and Subhash Sarkar and other senior officials of the education ministry will participate in the meeting.