New Delhi: Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ released the guidelines for the development of e-content for Children With Disabilities (CWD) on Tuesday, June 8.
PM e-VIDYA was launched on May 17, 2020, which was a comprehensive initiative, with an aim to unify all efforts related to digital/online/on-air education. The programme Interalia envisages the development of special e-content for the Divyang (Children with Disabilities-CwDs).
The first attempt was made to prepare guidelines for CwD also referred to as Children with Special Needs (CWSN) children so that the goal of inclusive education is fulfilled, according to a PIB release.
The Committee submitted a report titled “Guidelines for the Development of e-Content for Children with Disabilities” comprising of eleven Sections and two Appendices. This report was shared, presented, discussed and accepted by the MoE.