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National Mission ‘NISHTHA’ launched in J&K
What to study?
For Prelims and mains: Key features and significance of the scheme.
Context: NISHTHA- National Initiative for School Heads’ and Teachers’ Holistic Advancement (NISHTHA) has been launched in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.
Key features of the scheme:
- It is a Mission aimed at improving learning outcomes at Elementary level through integrated Teacher Trainings.
- This Mission aims to build the capacities of 42 lakh participants covering all teachers and Heads of Schools at elementary level in all Government Schools across the country, faculty members of SIEs/SCERTs, DIETs etc.
Sources: the Hindu.