PM Narendra Modi to address Shikshak Diwas today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually address Shikshak Parv today, and will initiate several programme of the education sector.

Shikshak Parv seeks to celebrate the aspiration of every child and teacher by emphasizing the “various foundation stone of education”.

According to the Ministry of Education- “In order to enhance the school quality, inclusive practices and sustainability, #ShikshakParv will celebrate every child and teachers’ aspirations by emphasising on various cornerstones of education.”

In a statement the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) said that PM Modi will launch Indian Sign Language Dictionary, Talking Books, School Quality Assurance and Assessment Framework of CBSE, NISHTHA teachers’ training programme for NIPUN Bharat and Vidyanjai Portal.

While the Indian Sign Language Dictionary is audio and text embedded sign language video for the hearing impaired, in conformity with Universal Design of Learning, Talking Books are audio books for the visually impaired.