Common school system : is there any other option?

Sadgopal, Anil (2007) Common school system : is there any other option? Learning Curve (8). p. 8.

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Apart from accumulating abundant wealth, the G8 nations share something else too. These nations have a well-functioning public funded school system founded on the principle of neighbourhood schools. Without a Common School System (CSS) in some form or another, none of them would have reached where they are today. Scandinavian countries, Switzerland, China, South Korea and Cuba achieved universal school education decades ago. This success transcends ideological history or present economic persuasion. Can India hope to be an exception to this historical experience?

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Sadgopal, Anil
Uncontrolled Keywords: Education, Elementary education, Early childhood education
Subjects: Social sciences > Education
Divisions: Foundation Publications
Full Text Status: Public
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