Prepare time-befitting curriculum

Minister asks NCTB

Staff Correspondent

2 July, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni on Monday asked the National Curriculum and Textbook Board (NCTB) to prepare time-befitting curriculum.    

She also said the contents of curriculum must be time-befitting and considering mental condition of the students to face the challenges of fourth industrial revolution.  

The minister said this while inaugurating marketing activities of three textbooks of 2019-20 academic year for class XI-XII at the conference room of NCTB in the capital’s Motijheel.     

“We have to prepare time-befitting curriculum to build up our new generation,” she said

NCTB Chairman Prof Narayan Chandra Saha presided over the ceremony while deputy education minister Mohibul Hassan Chowdhury Nowfel, secondary and higher education division senior secretary Sohorab Hossain, Technical and Madrasa division secretary Munshi Shahabuddin Ahmed also spoke among others.

NCTB officials said they have supplied 20 lakh books across the country against the demand of 30 lakh books in the market.