The book looks at the functioning of the SSA in some states and also the constraints in achieving the goal of universalization of elementary education in the country…It will be of interest to both specialists and generalist. A useful contribution.
This study will be of immense help to the policymakers, academics and social activists, interested in education in general and elementary education in particular. It looks at the measures required for strengthening the ability of the states to step up public expenditure on education, and the role of Centrally Sponsored Schemes in education. At the end, it also presents some recommendations to be undertaken by the Central and state Government for universalizing the elementary education in India.
This book offers important insights for policymakers, academia, and social activists interested in ‘Input-Process-Output-Impact’ of State intervention in the education sector in general and elementary education in particular.