Feasibility of Implementation of Right to Education Act
Publication: Economic and Political Weekly
Date: Fri, 2009-06-19
The only way to meet the Right to Education obligation is to rely on low cost private schools as a significant instrument of the government education policy. On the contrary, the proposed RTE bill introduces provisions that would oppose low cost private schools. Therefore, the legislation for rte needs to be modified and framed with specific provisions for private-public partnerships.