It is necessary because in the present environment of stress we have to not only keep our children busy but also to maintain continuity of their learning in their new classes.”
While launching the calendar, Union HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said, “This Calendar provides guidelines to teachers on the use of various technological and social media tools available for imparting education in fun-filled, interesting ways, which can be used by learners, parents, and teachers even while at home.“This calendar has been developed by the faculty members of all the constituent units of the NCERT including NIE, CIET, PSSCIVE, and all the five RIEs using online platforms such as WhatsApp, google hang out, zoom, etc. for discussion and feedback.
How to download NCERT alternative academic calendar 2020:
Step 1: Go to the official website of NCERT – ncert.nic.in
Step 2: On the homepage, under the announcement section, click on the link Alternative Academic Calendar
Step 3: Upon clicking, a new page will appear on the screen
Step 4: Read the notification and download the calendar.