The Nagaland authorities has determined to distribute pen drives loaded with research supplies amongst college students of courses 5 to 12 residing in rural areas the place poor community connectivity hampers their on-line training, a senior official mentioned on Monday.
Two phases of on-line training have been accomplished because the closure of the faculties as a result of COVID-19 outbreak.
The pen drives will include the syllabi coated within the on-line courses held since Might 1, Principal Director of Faculty Schooling, Shanavas C, mentioned.
“College students residing in city areas like Dimapur and Kohima can entry on-line services, however these residing in rural areas face community points. Because of this pen drives loaded with research supplies will probably be distributed amongst college students of courses 5 to 12,” he mentioned.
The division has additionally requested the academics posted within the rural areas to help the scholars in research as they face issues in accessing on-line training, the official mentioned.
The third part of the web courses will begin from August 18, he mentioned.
Non-public colleges also can place orders for the pen drives by way of the division’s portal www.dosenl.in. They may, nevertheless, must pay quantities ranging between Rs 350 and Rs 850 for a pen drive relying on the syllabus coated in it, the official mentioned.
The division has directed the academics to commonly distribute notes and worksheets among the many college students of decrease courses to make sure that they proceed with training, he mentioned.
All academic establishments within the state are shut as a part of the continued lockdown within the state until August 31.