Current Affairs

'NISHTHA' Scheme launched in J&K

Current context: National Initiative for School Heads’ and Teachers’ Holistic Advancement (NISHTHA) was launched in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir on 15th November 2019.
'NISHTHA' Scheme launched in J&K 
  • NISHTHA is a National Mission aimed at “Improving learning outcomes at Elementary level” through Integrated Teacher Trainings.
  • It brings competencies among all the teachers and school principals at the elementary stage to address the diverse needs of children through multiple pedagogies.
  • The main expected outcomes from NISHTHA are:
    1. Creation of a healthy and safe school environment.
    2. To make teachers aware of the social, emotional and psychological needs of students
    3. Improvement in learning outcomes of the students.
    4. Teachers adopt Activity Based Learning away from rote learning etc.

Question: 

Q.1 Which among the following initiatives aims at “Improving learning outcomes at Elementary level” through Integrated Teacher Trainings?
a. SHIKSHA
b. SMRITI
c. NISHTHA
d. ABHYAS
'NISHTHA' Scheme launched in J&K 'NISHTHA' Scheme launched in J&K Reviewed by Neha Verma on November 15, 2019 Rating: 5

No comments:

Join 8,000+ readers and get free notes in your email