Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.
3) Discuss the Salient features of recently launched National Educational Alliance for Technology (NEAT) scheme by the ministry of human resources and development that aims to gain better results in higher education.(250 words)
Why this question:
The article discusses the salient features of newly launched National Educational Alliance for Technology (NEAT) scheme by the ministry of human resources and development.
Key demand of the question:
Explain in detail the National Educational Alliance for Technology (NEAT) scheme by the ministry of human resources and development; its features and impact.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
The Ministry of Human Resource Development has announced a new PPP Scheme, National Educational Alliance for Technology (NEAT) under which technology will be used for better learning outcomes in Higher Education.
Discuss in detail the objectives of the programme – The objective is to use Artificial Intelligence to make learning more personalized and customized as per the requirements of the learner.
Explain then the salient features of the program in detail –
- MHRD would act as a facilitator to ensure that the solutions are freely available to a large number of economically backward students.
- MHRD would create and maintain a National NEAT platform that would provide one-stop access to these technological solutions.
- EdTech companies would be responsible for developing solutions and manage registration of learners through the NEAT portal. They would be free to charge fees as per their policy. Etc.
Conclude with significance of such programmes.