Inclusive educational approach provides the best environment for learning for all students. In inclusive education, students with different needs learn in the same context. With the advancement of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, it is expected that they will contribute further that meets the individual needs of diverse learners.
The 6th Global Education Forum (GEF) aims to accelerate global progress towards achieving inclusive, equitable and quality education for the children and youth of India towards making them responsible Global Citizen. The National Education Policy (NEP), 2020 emphasizes that, "Education is the single greatest tool for achieving social justice and equality" which has implications for development of an inclusive community and society at large.
The objective of this event is to elaborate the background of inclusive education and enumerate the present status of inclusive education in India vis-à-vis diverse global learning needs. India announced new initiatives to promote inclusive education, aiming to enhance digital infrastructure, provide educational resources in regional languages, expand skill development opportunities and adopt pedagogy that prioritize special needs for education. It emphasizes the importance of nurturing creativity and critical thinking in students to equip them for future challenges.