Aheadless- Over half of city schools have no headmaster: survey

The survey report for 2015-16, which was recently released by DISE, has also determined if the schools are complying with several indicators of the Right to Education Act.

District Information System for Education data : 37.27% teachers in state’s primary, upper primary schools not even graduates

Figures reveal 1,53,329 teachers out of 4,11,378 in the state’s rural schools do not have a graduate degree.


DISE data gives thumbs down to Maharashtra’s elementary schools

80,000 students study in schools managed by a single teacher

82,000 students in 699 illegal schools in state: DISE

According to survey, none of these illegal schools have been penalised under the RTE Act.

The children the PM couldn’t speak to

More than four years after the RTE was passed, the state has no handle on the numbers of out-of-school children.

Over 1,200 govt schools in state have no toilet for girls

Meanwhile, the MHRD, under Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Abhiyan, has set a deadline of 2019 to address the issue.


Higher education sector continues to ignore women for top posts

While the school-level education system has firmly women at its forefront,the same is not true when it comes to higher education sector.

RTE implementation slow,only 321 schools seek reserved quota fund

There are 1,191 private aided and 996 private unaided schools in Pune district.

City,state schools score poorly on infra

RTE Act: Less than 2 per cent in Mumbai and a little over 3 per cent in Maharashtra fulfil all criteria