Kejriwal launches the country’s ‘first virtual school’ in Delhi

NEW DELHI: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday launched the “country’s first virtual school” in Delhi for students unable to attend physical classes.

“We have started happiness classes, a patriotic program and many special schools, and we are building boarding schools for children who beg at traffic lights, a sports university, a skills university has been established, a preparatory school for the army was launched. Today we are going to start the first virtual school in the country,” Kejriwal said at the launch.

He said many parents do not want to send girls, many children start working early, these children can study in this virtual school.

“Children have to physically come to school, but those who cannot, this school will provide them with an education,” he told a digital press briefing.

“Admission to the school platform will be open to students from across India and they will also be prepared by experts for entrance exams such as NEET, CUET and JEE along with competency-based training” , he added, adding that her name will be Delhi Model. Virtual school.

Applications are invited from Wednesday for Class 9 for 2022-23. Any child from anywhere in the country between the ages of 13 and 18 can apply.

Each child will receive an identification password, through which he can attend classes, can access the content of the digital library. This virtual platform was created by Google and School Net India. It would be a revolutionary step, he said.

Perry A. Thomasson