Minister of Primary and Secondary Education N Mahesh has said the move is needed as students have moved away from government to private schools even in rural areas. Students in state government schools at present learn English from Class V.
While schools, under primary education, have been suffering due to poor infrastructure, the Municipal Corporation spent just 0.2 per cent of the funds meant under the primary education head.
The majority of our children – those outside the purview of the small number of private pre-schools – discover that the education they were offered was a bridge made of paper, taking them nowhere.
Since each school is following a different schedule, parents are running around collecting and submitting forms
World Bank report says India has achieved high enrolment but still suffers from poor learning levels.
Chief Minister Manjhi has sought a report from education department on removing the attendance provision
Parents are worried that kids will have to again skip breakfast and leave empty stomach every morning.
The decision was taken during a meeting headed by Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama in Gandhinagar on Friday.
For the past three financial years,the BMCs actual capital expenditure on primary education on an average is less than 50 per cent of the budget estimate.
The Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad is planning to start an RTE (Right To Education) Resource Centre with an aim to promote sustainable development of primary education in the country.
In the seat of education,several key education departments in the state remain without full-time bosses,policy decisions take the hit
Almost all Zilla Parishad (ZP) schools in the state have not received their non-salary grant for two years.
The process of filling up around 600 vacancies in the Municipal Corporation is likely to get started in the coming weeks.
*Results of 2010 Gunotsav shows improvement in standards since the first drive of 2009
With an aim to make primary education simple and interactive,the Bihar government has tied up with the UNICEF.