Getting the Right Teachers into the Right Schools: Managing India's Teacher Workforce (World Bank Studies) by Vimala Ramachandran
English | Dec. 4, 2017 | ISBN: 1464809879 | 293 Pages | PDF | 4 MB
India's landmark Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act (2009) guarantees education to all children ages 6 14 years. The act mandates specific student-teacher ratios and emphasizes teacher quality. Writing this into legislation took seven years, but the years since have proven that ensuring effective teachers are recruited and placed in all schools in a time-bound manner is considerably more challenging.