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Certificates for dropouts soon, says Smriti Irani

Times of India | TNN | Jul 30, 2014|

NAGPUR: Stung by all-round criticism over the allotment of the HRD ministry to Smriti Irani, who is not even a graduate, the Narendra Modi government is contemplating bringing in a policy under which school/college dropouts can pursue higher education and get certificates, including diploma and degrees. 452 more words

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India MOOCs and eLibrary

Massive Open Online CoursesĀ  (MOOCs) and OERs have captured the imagination of our polity.

The new Government’s election manifesto clearly specifies MOOCs, although not under school or higher education, but under Vocational Training as a means for “working class people and housewives to further their knowledge and qualifications”. 853 more words

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