HindustanTimes Fri,28 Aug 2015

Pvt schools battle RTE Act’s social challenges

Many private schools are implementing the 25 % quota for economically weaker students; but they’re also battling deep social reservations. Charu Sudan Kasturi reports.

What’s so bad about reservations?

Parents fear the worst when it comes to reservation in private schools for students from disadvantaged sections, but educators are optimistic

Private schools undeveloped, private unregulated

If something is better than nothing, then Deepak Singh, a shopkeeper’s son, a student at the Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalay (RPVV), Dwarka, is doing very well.

The Amazing Preeti Kumari

A 12-year-old has shown how, against all odds, access to good schools can indeed change one’s destiny