- Nationwide Studying Day is widely known yearly on 19 June in honor of PN Panicker
- After Studying Day, the studying month will probably be celebrated from 19 June to 18 July
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Jun 19, 2020, 12:22 PM IST
Nationwide Studying Day is widely known yearly on 19 June in honor of the late PN Panicker, the daddy of the ‘Library Motion’ in Kerala. On the event of 25th Studying Day this yr, the Central Board of Secondary Schooling (CBSE) has directed all its colleges to rejoice Studying Day on 19 June. Within the midst of the Corona disaster, particular consideration is being paid to studying by means of know-how. On this case, like on-line lessons, now studying day may also be celebrated on-line. This will probably be adopted by Studying Week after which from 19 June to 18 July as Studying Month.
Work completed for digital studying
At current, all academic establishments are closed as a result of unfold of coronavirus within the nation. In such a state of affairs, the assistance of digital platform is being taken to proceed the schooling of kids. On this sequence, the PN Panicker Basis, in collaboration with the federal government, has labored in the direction of digital studying. For this, PN Panicker Basis has advised quizzes, open artwork, essay writing and debates to the scholars. The inspiration may also conduct quizzes for lecturers, school and librarians.
CBSE requested to rejoice Studying Month
Not solely this, PN Panicker Basis has additionally advised some studying actions for college kids. This consists of readings with digital studying performs, webinars on digital library and mental property rights, and so on. For this, CBSE has additionally requested all colleges to rejoice Studying Day, Studying Week and Studying Month and to supply on-line actions and different inspirational issues instructed by Panikar Basis. yearly
Historical past of Nationwide Studying Day
P.N. Panicker was born on 1 March 1909 in Neelampur, dwelling to father Govinda Pillai and mom Janaki Amma. He is called the daddy of the library motion in Kerala. In 1926, Panicker began the Sanatan Dharma Library as a instructor in his hometown. He died on 19 June. After which yearly his loss of life anniversary was celebrated as Nationwide Studying Day.
Central schooling began marketing campaign
Earlier, Human Useful resource Improvement Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ began a marketing campaign on social media referred to as #MyBookMyFriend on World E-book Day. The purpose was to inspire college students for studying. As quickly as this marketing campaign began, many well-known celebrities, being a part of it, have instructed on social media that which e book they’re studying. Yearly 23 April is widely known as World E-book Day.