A College Level Webinar was organised by the Department of Education, 23rd October, 2020, on the topic, “New Education Policy (NEP) 2020” with special reference to Higher Education. Dr. Khotole Khieya, Assistant Professor, Department of Education, Nagaland University, was the resource person.
She maintained that the “New Education Policy (NEP) 2020” is based on the pillars of access, equity, quality, affordability and accountability. She spoke on the changes that are needed in the knowledge landscape, as in this day and age, there is a huge demand for skilled professionals. She also spoke on how the curriculum should make a shift from content focused learning to an analytical approach that enables the students to learn critically and solve problems, thereby becoming more innovative and adaptive.
The webinar was moderated by Mrs. Vetsuzolu Tetseo, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Education and Mrs. Kalvina Neruna HOD, Dept. of Education, Sazolie College, pronounced the vote of thanks. 275 participants attended the webinar including students and faculty members.