Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan
Opinion  /  Published 25.05.19

Education in school and beyond is languishing

These are tough times for education. The Right to Education Act, 2009 had established free and compulsory education between the ages of six and 14 as a right. It intended to ensure that all children h...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 22.05.19

Cutting back on themes of diversity in schools

Since curriculum guidelines of the National Council of Educational Research and Training have remained unchanged for 14 years, a review should be truly welcome. Particularly as all reports on achievem...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 02.01.19

Primary education suffers as ministries wrangle

The Centre has been levying an education cess for primary education to create a dedicated corpus for school education called the Prarambhik Shiksha Kosh under the human resource development ministry s...
By The Editorial Board in

North East  /  Published 19.02.19

Striking teachers skip exam duty

Teachers serving under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) and Rastriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA), who are on ceasework, stayed away from higher secondary school examination duties, which began on ...
By Ngangbam Indrakanta Singh in Imphal

India  /  Published 25.12.18

Govt denies kids cash for school

The money every taxpayer pays towards the Primary Education Cess, meant to improve the quality of government schooling in the country, is not being used entirely for the purpose.A sizeable portion of ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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