Teachers Recruitment 2022: Assam Education Minister Ranoj Pegu said that by May 10 this year, 20,000 teachers will be appointed in the state.
Teachers Recruitment 2022: The Assam government is going to recruit a large number of teachers in the state. State Education Minister Ranoj Pegu on Thursday said that the state government is committed to appoint at least 20,000 teachers in the state by May 10 this year.
The minister said that advertisement for recruitment to all the posts has been issued and the appointments will start as soon as the merit list is released. This is under the ‘Mission 1 Lakh Jobs’ campaign of the Government of Assam and will be completed by May 10 this year.
Pegu said that at present the work of document verification is going on for the teachers of Lower Primary, Upper Primary, Secondary. After its completion, the merit list will appear and the government will start giving appointments. Talking about the new education policy decided by the Center in 2020, the minister said that the government has started implementing it.
He further said that the government has constituted a committee of Social Welfare, Education, Health, Tribal Affairs Department for pre-primary education, which will look after health and nutrition along with education of pre-primary level students.
Let us inform that the National Education Policy was approved by the Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Modi on 29 July 2020. The policy focuses on issues such as access, equity, quality, affordability and accountability of education. Under the new education policy itself, approval was given to change the name of ‘Ministry of Human Resource Development’ to ‘Ministry of Education’.