ORIENTATION SESSION ON NATIONAL EDUCATION POLICY (NEP)
PIONERO-The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) and Institutions Innovation Council (IIC) of St.Peter’s College, Kolencherry had organised an orientation session on National Education Policy on 30 January 2021, from 7 pm to 8 pm. Dr.Sona S Dev, Nodal Officer, IEDC delivered the welcome speech followed by the presidential address by Dr. Shaju Varghese, Principal. The felicitation was done by Shri. Gean A Varghese, IQAC Coordinator. The orientation session on National Education Policy (with a special emphasis on Innovation and Entrepreneurship) was taken by Dr. Samuel Jacob Kuruvilla, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Political Science, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram. The speaker mentioned about the origin, key principles and highlights of National Education Policy, which aims at universalization of education from pre-school to secondary level. Advantages and drawbacks of the implementation of NEP 2020 was also discussed.