Educational policies in challenging areas

Paik, Saswati (2017) Educational policies in challenging areas. Learning Curve (27). pp. 43-47.

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As per the Right to Education (RTE) Act 2009 in India, every Indian child is eligible for ‘free and compulsory education’ from 6 to 14 years. Assuming that a child is in 1st grade at age 6, and reaches 9th grade at 14. During these 8 years of ‘free and compulsory education’, a child can get free books, uniforms and mid-day meal on school days from the government S/he does not have to pay any tuition fee for schooling.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Paik, Saswati
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Education, Elementary education, Early childhood education
Subjects: Social sciences > Education
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > Learning Curve
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