NEP 2020: Making education more inclusive

The New Education Policy (2020) is a historic effort and first omnibus policy after thirty-four years, under Modi regime. The purpose of NEP is a framework to guide the development of education in the country.

This is India’s third policy which replaces the 1986 NEP. According to the Government, the NEP 2020 is formulated after having considered over 2 lakh suggestions from different levels of local self-bodies, 2.5 lakh gram panchayats, 6,600 blocks, 6,000 ULBs and 676 districts with the aim of holistic productivity and contributing citizens for building an equitable, inclusive, and plural society with an increased Gross Enrollment Ration (GER) of 50% by 2035.

The National Education Policy, 2020 has conveyed the structural change in the education system which aims to make India the global knowledge superpower ensuring equity and Inclusion.

Equity and Inclusion

The aim of equity and inclusion is now at the heart of new NEP.

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How a former consultant started a size inclusive fashion brand

  • Carly Bigi is a former senior consultant at Deloitte Human Capital.
  • In 2017, she founded Laws of Motion, an e-commerce fashion startup that offers 99 sizes of professional clothing for women.
  • In an interview with Business Insider, Bigi shared that business school and interning at an e-commerce startup helped encourage her to leave consulting to start her own business. 
  • A consulting background helped Bigi develop skills that translated well in entrepreneurship, including the ability to make data-driven decisions.
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For some, management consulting is a stepping stone toward entrepreneurship.

That was the case for Carly Bigi, who started her career at Deloitte, a professional services firm with more than 106,000 employees worldwide.

Originally from Houston, Texas, Bigi always had an inkling that she’d build a business some day. After graduating from Vanderbilt University in 2012, she rose through the ranks at Deloitte —

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