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36% of children in Bihar drop out before Class V: CAG

36% of children in Bihar drop out before Class V: CAG

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The implementation of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) over a decade back in Bihar notwithstanding, 36% of children enrolled in Class I in 2008-09 could not continue their study up to Class V in 2012-13.According to a CAG report, altogether 41,82,580 children were enrolled in Class I in academic year 2008-09 in government-aided schools. Of […]

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School enrolment data not correct and clean: Director

School enrolment data not correct and clean: Director

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Bihar Education Project Council’s (BEPC) director Rahul Singh said the enrolment data of government-run schools are not “100% correct and clean.”He said there are several instances of double enrolment of the same child, duplicate enrolments and inflated enrolments. There were only 60 to 61% attendance of children in the government-run schools noticed during three […]

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