The plight of Indian Higher Education System can be understood from the fact that Indians spend Rs. 65,000 crores annually on foreign education which is almost the twice of the government’s higher education budget. Also, every year only one or … Read the rest
What is knowledge-based economy?
The knowledge-based economy or knowledge economy is a system of consumption and production that is based on intellectual capital. In a knowledge economy, a significant part of a company’s value may consist of intangible assets such … Read the rest
- “The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (second amendment) Bill, 2017” was passed in Lok Sabha in July 2018. This bill scrapped the ‘no-detention policy’ in schools. However the decision to implement detention policy
Pros of Co-education :-
- Mixed gender education system prepares students for the real life. Students that are from co-education schools may not have fear in interacting with opposite gender. This will help them in their work life as well.
- In March 2018, exam papers of CBSE class X Maths and Class XII Economics leaked an hour before the exams and was shared on whatsapp.
- This incident created debates on the Indian education system, loopholes in the examination