Bhubaneswar, Nov 29: The Odisha government has decided to impart free JEE/ NEET coaching to the students continuing Plus II Science studies.
The Directorate of Higher Secondary Education has directed the Plus-II Colleges in the state to install smart TV sets and interactive panels for the purpose.
The JEE and NEET coachings will be imparted to the aspirants in virtual mode.
As per reports, the Director of Higher Secondary Education, Raghuram R Iyer issued a letter on November 2 to all junior colleges and higher secondary schools to make necessary arrangements for the installation of smart TVs or interactive panels in their schools.
In the letter, Raghuram stated, “It has been decided to provide supplementary online coaching to NEET/ JEE aspirants pursuing their studies in the government, non-government and aided higher secondary schools for enhancement of their competitive ability.”
The letter stated, that as the mode of deliberation will be purely virtual, a smart classroom with an interactive panel/ a smart TV is a primary requirement at the HSS level. Many higher secondary schools have received assistance for smart classes under CM-SA from the Planning and Coordination department.
In case any higher secondary school has not received any funds, they are allowed to utilize available funds from the SAMS account/ HSS development fund as per the existing Finance department guidelines, the letter added.