The government of 1986 changed the education policy in India, and the new education policy was implemented on Wednesday, 29 July 2020. Till now the current education policy has been running according to the 10 + 2 curriculum across the country, but now it will run according to 5 + 3 + 3 + 4. According to Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, in the new education policy 2020, many major changes were made from school to higher education. He told that there will be a single regulatory for higher education, which will not include law and medical education. New education policy will be developed in the regional language. Children can read Hindi, English, and their regional according to their interests. The Ministry of Human Resource Management (MHRD) has been renamed as the Ministry of Education, now HRD will be called the Ministry of Education. The new education policy was formulated in 1986 and revised in 1992.
STAGE INCLUDED IN NEW EDUCATION POLICY:-
(1) FOUNDATION STAGE :-
Three years of starting, children will take pre-school education in Anganwadi, and Next 2 Years Children’s Study in class 1 and 2.A new curriculum will be prepared for these five years of education, in which children between the ages of 3 to 8 will be covered, in which there will be activity-based education.
(2) PREPARATORY STAGE:-
It will have classes from classes 3 to 5. Children from 8 to 11 years of age will be included in this. In which children will be taught science, art, mathematics, etc. through experiments.
(3) MIDDLE STAGE:-
In this, classes of classes 6 to 8 will be taught and children between the age of 11 to 14 years will be covered. Subject-based courses will be taught in these classes, skills development will start from the classroom itself.
(4) SECONDERY STAGE:-
In this, classes 9 to 12 will be studied in two phases, in which intensive study of subjects will be done. There will also be the freedom to choose subjects like Commerce with Science or Art with Commerce.