Imphal: Manipur education minister S. Rajen Singh has launched University and Higher Education Digital Support Scheme (UHEDSS) on Wednesday at DM College of Teachers’ Education.
The launching function was organised by the department of university and higher education, Manipur.
Rajen said education sector has becomes one of the most improved sectors amongst others in the state. The government has endeavoured to improve education sector in the state as priority. Departmental funds have also been utilised transparently at the utmost on priority basis, he added.
He said the departmental officials and staffs are also working as a combined team to reform and improve the education sector. The digital format of teaching is also an advanced mode of teaching which is introduced with the objective to compete with the most advanced learning centres.
The minister said state colleges are still not excelling in NAAC scoring. He maintained that there have been sensitisation and awareness programmes conducted in colleges (government and aided) of the state regarding NAAC score. This campaign will help a lot.
Teachers should stop approaching local MLAs and higher authorities for new transfer and posting, he said and opined that there is need for working together in cooperation and understanding. Process to recruit required college teachers to fill the vacant posts is under full process, he said.
Chief secretary Dr Rajesh Kumar, informed that colleges of the state will be facilitated with full digital learning facility by the month of June, next year.