Kohima, June 11 (NEx): The Directorate of School Education, Nagaland notified that the Government of India is organizing a creative writing contest for students of classes 6 to 12 celebrating the Birth Anniversary of Guru Teg Bahadur at 5 levels ( School, Block, District, State and National levels) during the period from May 1st 2021 to February 2022.
The Principal Director of School Education, Shanavas C, IAS informed that the top 200 winners from the State level contest will participate at the National level contest which will be organized by the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) through MyGov Platform.
Shanavas informed Heads of all Schools (Both Govt. & Private) having classes 6 to 12 to organize Creative Writing, Creative Presentations, Portfolio Activity, Role Play etc for students of aforesaid classes so as to integrate the life and historic perspective of Guru Teg Bahadur in the classroom/online transactions during the period of June to August 2021. Schools shall issue Certificate of Participation to all students participating at the various events, the notification said.
The Block and State level contests will be organized in the months of September and October 2021 respectively and detailed notifications for the same will be issued in due course of time, he said.
He further directed all the DEOs/Sr. SDEOs/SDEOs to compile reports submitted by schools under their jurisdiction and submit the Consolidated Report to the Directorate of School Education before September 5th, 2021 through Google Drive link which will be provided in due course of time.