On a tweet of 2nd May 2020, Hon’ble Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) suggest students to add @SWAYAMMHRD’s Eklavya as one of the Online learning tool during this lockdown. He also added that the courses are crafted especially for secondary and senior secondary students. Here take a peek on his tweet-
What is Eklavya?
eKlavya is an Initiative of NIOS towards Massive Open Online Courses. The courses are specifically offered and designed for Secondary, Sr. Secondary (+2) levels, and Vocational Courses. These online courses will not only be beneficial for the students pursuing their studies through the Open and Distance Learning (ODL) system at the school level but also will be accessible to millions of learners interested in academic courses and development of their skills in various vocations. Most interesting there were Secondary courses designed for English, Hindi, Urdu, Gujrati, Marathi, Odia, Malayalam, Telugu medium.
In addition to that there are courses designed for Teachers Education (D.El.Ed.) and Skill-Based Program. [source: http://mooc.nios.ac.in/mooc/].