Out of a total 21,68,214 students from Class VI to VIII who underwent an evaluation under Gunotsav VIII in April this year, as many as 3,03,549 students of government schools failed to do simple mathematics.
Gujarat government extended the deadline for admissions under the Right to Education (RTE) Act that mandates 25 per cent reservation for children from economically and socially weaker (EWS) sections in private unaided schools to May 30.
The Indian Express takes stock of the state of education in Gujarat in a two-part series. In the first part, Ritu Sharma reports the fading sheen of engineering courses, which were sought-after career choice among students just a decade ago.
Anju Sharma in an interview with The Indian Express, shares the reforms that the state education department has adopted for better performance of the state’s higher and technical educational institutes
As per the data tabled by the government in the Gujarat Assembly recently, a total of 1,67,461 primary school teachers are working against the total sanctioned strength of 1,80,601 teachers across the state