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  • 16 November, 2019

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‘NISHTHA’ launched in J&K

Syllabus subtopics: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.

News: NISHTHA- National Initiative for School Heads’ and Teachers’ Holistic Advancement has been launched in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.

Prelims and Mains focus: Key features and significance of the scheme.

Salient features of the scheme:

  • It is a Mission aimed at improving learning outcomes at Elementary level through integrated Teacher Trainings.
  • This Mission aims to build the capacities of 42 lakh participants covering all teachers and Heads of Schools at elementary level in all Government Schools across the country, faculty members of SIEs/SCERTs, DIETs etc.

Source: Indian Express


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