NIOS – THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF OPEN SCHOOLING
NIOS is one of three National Boards and the only board looking after school education through open and distant education. It directly comes under the ministry of human resource development, government of India. NIOS is an autonomous institution which envisages an entire range of schooling from primary to senior secondary level through open education system. The foundation of the NIOS system is based on openness and flexibility. Learners have the freedom to choose their subjects. The courses of study offered by NIOS have the same standard and equivalence as the course study of other National/State level boards.
VISION OF NIOS
The vision of NIOS is sustainable inclusive learning with universal and flexible access to quality school education and skill development.
MISSION OF NIOS
Providing relevant, continuing and holistic education up to pre-degree level through open and distance learning system
Contributing to the universalization of school education
Catering to the educational needs of the target groups for equity and social justice
NIOS also provides a platform for students excelling in fields other than academics as it gives them the advantage of flexibility with respect to time, pace and place of learning.
Clone International School Bangalore is an all India accredited centre for NIOS. We have been successfully conducting Classes for students enrolled in secondary, senior secondary and Open Basic Education (OBE) under the NIOS scheme once a week
Open basic education program comprises of neo-literates. It has three levels:
1) Preparatory 2) Primary 3) Elementary
Today, these students are a part of management, architecture, engineering and the athletics.
They continue to win laurels and be the best due to sheer determination and hard work.