New Delhi: Goa is one among those 15 states in India that has no online admission facilities for students and one of the 10 states in the country whose government has not built digital classrooms, according to the India Digital Education Report released by the Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal today.
According to the report, digital classrooms are yet to be built in Karnataka, Jammu and Kashmir, West Bengal, Telangana, Rajasthan, Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur, Madhya Pradesh and Lakshdeep while in Assam, Bihar, Goa, Manipur, Rajasthan, Tripura and Uttarakhand there are no ICT Labs. Similarly, Lakshadweep, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Mizoram, Puducherry, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Andaman and Nicobar, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Dadar and Nagar Haveli, Goa, Haryana, Jammu-Kashmir, Jharkhand and Ladakh do not have online admission facility.
The 182-page report provides information on the state of digital education of every state and union territory, of which 27 pages account for government’s efforts on digital education.
Apart from this, facts are given about 16 standards of digital education, in which information is provided about digital admission, digital class room, ICT lab e-book, e-course material, educational radio educational, TV, and computer mobile application.
According to the report, no state has met all 16 standards.