Union Human Resource Minister, Shri Prakash Javadekar launched Operation Digital Board to leverage technology to boost quality education in the country. Operation Digital Board (ODB) is a revolutionary step which will make both learnings as well as the teaching process interactive and popularize flipped learning as a pedagogical approach.
1. The initiative is aimed at improving the quality of education and offer new opportunities and new ways of teaching and learning.
2. Operation Digital Board has been launched on the lines of Operation Blackboard to provide better digital education in schools.
3. Under Operation Digital Board seven lakh classrooms of 9th, 10th and 11th standards and two lakh classrooms of colleges and Universities will be equipped with digital boards in the next three years.
UGC will be the implementing agency for ODB in Higher Education institutions. The central government will implement the scheme in the schools in association with state government.