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Not all EWS students get free uniforms, books, HC told

The order came after a PIL field by NGO alleged that the schools were ‘grossly violating’ the provisions of the RTE Act.

‘Let schools bear extra cost for poor students’

The state had sanctioned Rs 14,621 for 2013-14 for the students from economically weaker sections.

EWS quota admissions: Govt seeks details from 50 schools in Gurgaon

According to Sanjeev Mann all schools and colleges, which received land through change of land use, will be sent notices.

Parents file complaint with education minister after Goregaon school expels 8 EWS students

The school expelled eight EWS students after it acquired minority status earlier this year.


Education dept asks schools to reimburse expenses

RTE, ‘Schools cannot collect fee or ask parents to purchase uniform, books from designated shops’

RTE online admissions: 4,000 seats remain vacant

There were several parents who were unable to submit their applications by the last day, as they could not submit required documents.


25 pc of seats in 312 pvt schools allotted to EWS students under RTE on Day 1 of lottery

Under the RTE Act, 25 per cent seats are reserved for students from economically weaker sections (EWS).

Letters to the editor: Schools of thought

The BJP’s tirade against the EC is unwarranted as the permission was denied on the basis of intelligence reports.

Minority schools not bound by RTE, says SC

A five-judge Constitution bench said the Supreme Court’s 2010 verdict was “not correct”.


25 pc reservation for minority institutions invalid under RTE act: SC

The court, however, upheld the constitutional validity of the social welfare legislation enacted with Constitutional amendments.

Read more: RTE, supreme court

RTE should shift focus from access to learning: UNICEF

“We need to shift focus from right of access to education to right to learn, to achieve RTE and quality education with equity for girls and boys,” said Sarkar.


Now teachers will have to put in 45 hrs a week

The Education department has increased the working hours of school teachers to 45 hours per week.

Bottom of the class

More children are enrolling in school. But learning outcomes continue to decline. The ninth Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) by the non-profit Pratham, which focuses on the status of schooling and basic learning of children in rural India, makes sobering reading. In the third year of implementation of the landmark Right to Education Act, […]

‘We teach children to stay happy in all conditions’

Students should be made to realise that they are not worthless and ensure that they don’t feel stressed and demotivated.

‘BMC spend on education less than half the estimate’

For the past three financial years,the BMC’s actual capital expenditure on primary education on an average is less than 50 per cent of the budget estimate.


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