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Delhi govt schools to teach lessons in patriotism from next session – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Delhi government will launch the patriotism curriculum from kindergarten to class 8 in all its schools from the next academic session. The syllabus will also work towards helping students develop a thorough understanding of the self, family, school, society, nation and the world. The Delhi government says the objective of the curriculum is to reinforce the values and skills in children that contribute towards nation-building and prepare the student evolve into a responsible and alert citizen. Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said this about the syllabus: "India's glorious past and our constitutional values should not be restricted just to books. We need to implement them in day to day life as well." A panel has been constituted to design the patriotism cur...