The Assam authorities will arrange a 40-member committee to provoke implementation of the Centrte’s New Schooling Coverage (NEP) within the state, a minister mentioned on Saturday.
The panel, headed by the schooling division’s principal secretary, might be arrange by subsequent week.
“The committee will submit its report by December 31 and by January we wish to put together the blueprint for implementation within the state,” Schooling Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma advised a press convention right here.
The panel might be divided into a number of sub-groups to check and analyse the varied sides of the brand new coverage, he mentioned.
The implementation of NEP would require sure structural reforms and the commitee will work in direction of making certain a clean transition, Sarma mentioned.
“The Assam authorities welcomes the brand new coverage, which is a historic step as it can result in integration of various streams, artwork, tradition and languages, notably the regional languages,” the minister mentioned.
Sarma additionally mentioned that a few of the reforms steered in NEP have already been initated within the state.
It’s a very liberal coverage with schooling being imparted within the mom tongue or regional language until Class 5, universalisation of schooling until Class 12, college students getting the oppurtunity to pursue inter-disciplinary topics in faculty, stress on vocational research, amongst others, he mentioned.
The brand new coverage was accepted by the Union Cupboard on July 29.