Minister of State for Human Resource Development Sanjay Dhotre has said that Information and Communications Technology ICT can play a vital role in creating awareness among students and teachers.
He was speaking after conferring the ICT awards to the teachers in New Delhi today. A total of 43 teachers were conferred this award.
The Minister said, use of ICT can revolutionize the present teaching methods. He further said, the government has started several schemes aimed at providing platforms for students to harness their ICT skills and make them accustomed to the computer-aided learning process.
He added, these schemes act as a catalyst in bridging the digital divide amongst students of various socio-economic and other geographical backgrounds.