Paradigm Shift in School Curriculum: Need of the Hour

Keywords: Paradigm shift, Curriculum, Health education, EVS, Human rights education


The school curriculum has to be analyzed occasionally to create a scope to encompass new disciplines and areas to make the curriculum appropriate to the prevailing situation. The conventional curriculum sometimes becomes obsolete and desires substitute to offer scope for new areas to be included in the curriculum. The effectiveness of a curriculum depends on how lots the curriculum is fulfilling the social needs and the educational objectives. Our generation has the right to explore new disciplines and areas through the updated curriculum in education. This paper offers the inclusion of environmental education rationalization of education, human rights education, and health education as part of a paradigm shift in school curriculum primarily based on the need of the hour.