NITI Aayog, Byju is in the pact for free education in 112 districts



New Delhi:

“Technology has played a key role in helping to ensure continuity and many classrooms have moved to the online format. In many ways this has catalyzed the development of innovations in education and it is imperative for us to reinvent education and keep pace with these innovations, ”said NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant, in a press release.

The collaboration will have two main components: Byju’s Career-Plus program, as part of Aakash + Byju, will identify and provide high-quality test preparation coaching to 3,000 deserving students in grades 11 and 12 who aspire to apply. for NEET and JEE.

A voluntary program for school-aged children, grades 6-12, who may choose to receive academic content from Byju’s learning app for 3 years, as part of its social impact initiative, Education for All .

“Through our Education for All program, we have empowered and impacted millions of children across the country, and by partnering with NITI Aayog our efforts are further strengthened. Education is the key to moving society forward, and we believe that every child, regardless of their socio-economic background, deserves access to quality education, ”added Byju Raveendran, Founder and CEO of Byju’s .

For the Career-Plus program, students will be selected using a pre-designed test and will receive teaching materials and content, as well as mentoring support and advice.

This initiative will combine the best of classroom and online learning, providing a hybrid education model. In addition to centers dedicated to the implementation of support, students will also have access to a digital infrastructure in the form of devices (tablets / smartphones).



Leave A Reply