Monthly Archives: July 2011

Improving Teacher Accountability is the Key for a Better Quality of Education in India

It is well documented that the quality of basic public education in India is pathetic! The latest ASER report 2010 clearly shows that. And the newly passed Right to Education (RTE) Act has made things worse by neglecting this very … Continue reading

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The Right to Education (RTE) Act in India is Ridiculous!

India passed the Right To Education (RTE) Act in April, 2010, with the idea to provide compulsory education for every child under the 6-14 age group in India. Although the thought of education for all is a good one, the … Continue reading

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Can Technology Replace School Teachers??

After visiting the “Technology for Education Expo” in New Delhi last week, i realized that the new buzz words in India when it comes to education is “Digital” or “Technology for Education”. The visit to the Expo was an eye-opening … Continue reading

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My Visit to a Public School in New Delhi, India

I finally made it to India, to learn from the locals about the teacher accountability issue in the Indian public schools. After a week of settling into my new surroundings, i decided to go for my first field trip, and … Continue reading

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