New1.jpg An exploratory Workshop on "Developing and Deploying Open Educational Resources for Students Preparing for Engineering and Medical Entrance Examinations in India" organized by NIOS February 19-20, 2014 at Conference Room, Chairman Block, NIOS Hqrs. Noida.

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Open Education Resources

National Institute of Open Schooling : NIOS-OER

Open Education Resources (OER) through ICT initiated by NIOS The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) formerly known as National Open School (NOS) was established in November,1989 as an autonomous organisation in pursuance of National Policy on Education 1986 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development(MHRD), Government of India. NIOS is providing a number of Vocational, Life Enrichment and community oriented courses besides General and Academic Courses at Secondary and Senior Secondary level. It also offers Elementary level Courses through its Open Basic Education Programmes (OBE).Government of India through a gazette notification vested NIOS with the authority to examine and certify learners registered with it upto pre degree level courses.

The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) initiated Open Educational Resources (OER) specifically for four subject areas in science, vis., Physiscs, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics. The emphasis will be on creation of OERs at senior seconary level, and question banks in the above disciplines. Students can learn the subjects and availability of question banks will assist them in their preparation for competitive examinations. This will help in reducing the gaps among students from various social strata. programmes to be offered at Secondary and Sr. Secondary (+2) levels, including stand alone programmes, in partnership with state level institutions and organizations. These educational resources will not only be beneficial for the students pursuing their studies through Open and Distance Learning (ODL) system at school level, but also will be accessible to millions of learners interested in development of their skills in various vocations. This will also help in vocationalisation of the curriculum at Secondary and Sr. Secondary levels across the Boards in the country.













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To create a new Programme page, you must use the input box below by typing the ProgrammeCode:Programme Name e.g.ICT:Computer Application. This will lead you to a new page with preloaded template to guide you to create your Programme page. After creation of Programme page You must have to make an internal link with the newly created Programme page in OER Programmes Page.

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