Delhi govt to strengthen online education the LEAD way

New Delhi: While the Covid-19 pandemic has changed the way of education for schools and colleges in the country, the Delhi education department is exploring new avenues to strengthen online education for children.

Delhi Education Minister, Manish Sisodia launched Delhi Government’s comprehensive e-learning portal “Learning through E-Resources Made Accessible for Delhi” – LEAD. More than 10,000 instructional materials and course content have been made available for classes I to XII.

Students will now have access to textbooks, study material, course content as per the syllabus of the CBSE, NCERT and the Delhi government’s curriculum through this platform. This will include digital QR coded textbooks, learning outcome, explanatory videos, practice questions and evaluation.

While even before pandemic has struck in India, the Delhi Government has taken several other steps to introduce new ways of imparting education.

“Education has been the top priority of the Delhi Government and I am proud we are taking steps in the right direction. In the last five years, the Education team of Delhi has worked towards reforming the education system of Delhi by taking steps to provide the best quality education to each child. By introducing Happiness Curriculum, Mission Buniyaad and Entrepreneurship Mindset Curriculum, we have tried to connect education with the life of children,” said Deputy CM.

The Education Minister of Delhi highlighted how, in addition to regularly upgrading textbooks being taught in the class, the teachers of Delhi Govt. schools are also preparing fresh support material every year. It is sharing its teaching-learning material on the digital platform- DIKSHA.