Ahmedabad workshop: 10% of India’s schools implement Right to Education; result: 8 crore out of school children

By Our Representative An Ahmedabad declaration on Right to Education (RTE) has claimed that less than 10 per cent of the schools in India are actually implementing the RTE Act in its letter and spirit despite the fact that the Act came into force more than six years ago. Worse, the declaration, which was adopted … More Ahmedabad workshop: 10% of India’s schools implement Right to Education; result: 8 crore out of school children

Wither Right to Education? For 3,10,791 classrooms in Gujarat, there are just 164 science teachers

By Mujahid Nafees* The crucial role of universal elementary education for strengthening the social fabric of democracy through provision of equal opportunities to all has been accepted since the inception of the Indian Republic. The Directive Principles of State Policy of the Constitution lay down that the state shall provide free and compulsory education to … More Wither Right to Education? For 3,10,791 classrooms in Gujarat, there are just 164 science teachers