CBSE and AICTE recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding to train and enhance the skills of teachers and students of CBSE affiliated schools. The Central Board of Secondary Education and the All India Council of Technical Education will make available to students and teachers training programs that are currently being organized by AICTE for its engineering and technology students and faculty to enhance their skills.
“This initiative will deliver multiple and fruitful results. This is a new chapter to enhance the quality in education by adding school and higher education. The digital learning platforms of AICTE are expected to reshape the way in which students learned so far,” said Prof. Anil Sahasrabuddhe, president, AICTE. “The collaboration of the Central Board of Secondary Education and AICTE will go a long way in students facilitation who will now be aware about the emerging areas in technology and get timely and appropriate guidance,” said Manoj Ahuja, chairman, CBSE.
Together the Central Board of Secondary Education and AICTE will launch programs for training of CBSE school teachers on AICTE Training and learning Academy (ATAL), National Education Alliance for Technology (NEAT) for school students innovation ambassador training to school teachers connecting institutions innovation Council IIC, conducting joint Heckathon for school students and even student learning assessments this initiative will elevate Indian education sector to new heights. Dr. MP Poonia, vice chairman, AICTE, further assured that proper awareness will be created about the schemes by organising webinars, social media campaigns at national and regional levels to encourage students.