NEW DELHI, MAY 23, 2022
Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today suggested that IITs provide mentorship to National Institute of Technical Teachers Training & Research (NITTTR) for up-skilling teachers.
Reviewing a presentation on teacher education with senior officials of Ministry of Education and faculty of IIT Madras, Pradhan said that technology must be leveraged to equip teachers with necessary skills to prepare for the challenges of future.
He said that necessary administrative framework shall be created to drive this initiative. He also called for working towards greater synergy between academia, industry and policy makers.