- Saturday, January 23, 2010, 8:22
- Education, Featured, India
Early childhood education in India is subject to two extreme but contrary deficiencies. On the one hand, millions of young children in lower income groups, especially rural and girl children, comprising nearly 40% of first grade entrants never complete primary school.
More than fifty years into Independence, India''s children have little to celebrate: 6.3 crore of them are still out of school.
This despite the constitutional directive ... Full story