Vice President opines that 50 percent of schooling hours should be spent in outside activities

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While addressing the students of Jubilee Hills Public School on the occasion of their annual day function,M. Venkaiah Naidu, Vice President, India said that children should spend 50 percent of their schooling hours in outside activities and parents and teachers should give equal importance to sports education as well. He opined that studies are as important as sports, fine arts, dance, music, art and culture.

He further said that school curriculum should inculcate rational and independent thinking among the students. He also urged to revamp the school education system completely so that students enjoy going to school and become life long learners.