Education

NCTE Relaxes Curriculum Criteria

Team ScooNews
NCTE Relaxes Curriculum Criteria

The HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar stated that the curriculum prepared for the four-year integrated teacher education programme should not be made mandatory for the institutions seeking recognition for the same programme.

Instead, the proposed curriculum is confined to being a “model for emulation by the teacher education institution.”

The ministry had made the move as it believes that most institutes won’t be able to fulfil the requirements and hence unable to qualify for recognition under the norms.

The National Council for Teacher Education had developed the proposed syllabus for the new four-year integrated BEd courses.

The HRD ministry expected the four-year degree to save one year of students; they could pursue the course immediately after their class XII examination. Now, a student is required to complete a Bachelor’s degree before pursuing a degree in education. The new integrated BEd programme requires educational institutes offering the course to have better training facilities as well as better infrastructure for the students.

The proposal has made it possible for candidates to apply for the four-year integrated teacher-training programme right after completion of Class 12.

  • Education

    Data from the United Nations reflects a downfall in international...

    Read more
  • Education

    Chunauti scheme 2018 faces challenge in Delhi High Court; it was...

    Read more
  • Education

    JEE Main Paper 2 Result 2019 declared. Check your results on the...

    Read more
  • Education

    From the importance of delegation to overcoming the fear of...

    Read more
  • Education

    Pratish Nair firmly believes entrepreneurship is synonymous with...

    Read more
  • Education

    PARVATHY JAYAKRISHNAN explores the importance of teaching...

    Read more
  • Education

    Anushka Yadav examines the need to raise lifelong learners and...

    Read more
  • Education

    IGenPlus will be organising the Indian edition of  Indic TeenFest...

    Read more
  • Education

    Prajakt Raut believes "We need to be able to provide capital to...

    Read more
  • Education

    Reekrit Serai tells How Life Skills, Inspirational Stories &...

    Read more
arw_top