Indian govt releases guidelines for e-learning against background of Covid shutdown
17th July 2020
New Delhi, July 17 2020: The Union Human Resources Development Ministry has released detailed guidelines for conducting online digital education in India, under the name: Pragyata.
The guidelines recommend a cap on duration and number of online sessions in a day for students from Class I to XII.. important in the wake of recent controversies about how educational establishments, public and private have been trying to work around the prolonged Covid-19 related lockdowns in India.
States like Karnataka have seen local government, ban online classes for very small children.. as well much confusion about the conduct of examinations online.