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- In the intro, mention that the closure of schools has forced us to adopt technology to mitigate the learning crisis.
- In the body discuss India’s readiness by mentioning increasing access to tech-based infrastructure, electricity, internet connectivity and programmes such as Digital India and the Ministry of Education’s initiatives, including the Digital Infrastructure for School Education (DIKSHA), open-source learning platform and UDISE+ etc. Also, mention NEP 2020 envisages National Education Technology Forum to provide thrust towards deployment and use of technology. In the way forward, suggest focusing on access, enabling, training and governance.
- Conclude by mentioning that a transformative ed-tech policy architecture is the need of the hour to effectively maximise student learning.