The Maharashtra State Council for Educational Research and Training has launched four YouTube channels for Marathi and Urdu medium students targeting from Class 1 to 10. Minister of School Education Varsha Gaikwad informed through her official twitter handle. It has also released 12 channels on Geo TV for standard 3rd to 12th. Maharashtra is the only state which has started education channels in 4 mediums.
School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad tweeted, "The State Council for Educational Research and Training has started 4 YouTube channels for Marathi and Urdu medium students from 1st to 10th standard. Coming soon for Hindi and English mediums as well."
इ.१ ली ते इ.१० वीच्या मराठी व उर्दू माध्यमाच्या विद्यार्थ्यांसाठी राज्य शैक्षणिक संशोधन व प्रशिक्षण परिषदेने ४ YouTube Channel सुरु केले आहेत. लवकरच हिंदी आणि इंग्रजी माध्यमांसाठी सुद्धा सुरु होणार आहेत. @scertmaha— Varsha Gaikwad (@VarshaEGaikwad) July 24, 2020
She also tweeted, "A total of 12 channels have been launched on Geo TV for 3rd to 12th. Maharashtra is the only state which has started educational channels in 4 mediums."
इ.३ री ते इ.१२ वी साठी आता जिओ टी.व्ही वर एकूण १२ Channel सुरु करण्यात आले आहेत. महाराष्ट्र हे एकमेव असे राज्य आहे ज्याने ४ माध्यमांमध्ये शैक्षणिक Channel सुरु केले आहेत. @CMOMaharashtra @bb_thorat @scertmaha— Varsha Gaikwad (@VarshaEGaikwad) July 24, 2020
The Maharashtra government has also asked schools to conduct online classes from pre-primary till Class 12. The online classes will be conducted daily from Monday to Friday for 30 minutes.
- For Classes 1 and 2 - Two sessions of 30 minutes
- For Classes 3 to 8 - Two sessions of 45 minutes
- For Classes 9 to 12 - Four sessions of 45 minutes