PUBLISHED ON JAN 15, 2020 06:50 PM IST
Districts surveyed in UP—Lucknow and Varanasi –– indicates low enrolment patterns for 4-year-old even though the proportion increases with age.
Hindustan Times, Patna | By Arun Kumar
UPDATED ON JAN 14, 2020 06:45 PM IST
The survey was carried out in 60 villages of Nalanda district of Bihar involving 1202 households and 1665 children in the age-group of 0-8. Read on to know more...
More girls in age group of 4-8 years enrolled in govt schools, boys go to private schools, says ASER report
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JAN 14, 2020 02:42 PM IST
The ASER for 2019 is based on a survey conducted in 26 districts across 24 states in India, covering over 36,000 children in the age group of 4-8 years.
By Wilima Wadhwa
UPDATED ON DEC 06, 2019 08:16 PM IST
If children enter school without requisite competencies, learning gaps develop early and grow over time
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By Nikita Bishnoi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 11, 2019 03:46 PM IST
Under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, expenditure on primary education in Rajasthan increased by 4.58 times between 2008 and 2018, which was revealed by the state government in reply to a question raised in the assembly recently.
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2019 05:17 PM IST
Odisha school and mass education minister Samir Das said reviews of exam results over the past years have shown that most students who had failed or scored poorly, had done so in these three subjects.
By Shamika Ravi and Neelanjana Gupta
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2019 07:33 PM IST
The good news is that most children are now enrolled in schools. The question is: why are our students not learning sufficiently? We must ask whether the teacher is teaching, and how well is she or he teaching? Our pedagogical practices require serious reassessment
By Rukmini Banerji
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2019 10:41 AM IST
Whether to participate in PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) or not is the least of India’s problems. India’s young need to move beyond basics.
By Ashish Dhawan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 09, 2019 03:24 PM IST
Robust data can help states identify the gaps that need to be addressed and customise the solutions accordingly.
Hindustan Times | By KumKum Dasgupta
UPDATED ON JAN 21, 2019 01:01 PM IST
For the first time, the ASER report has captured the state of sports and physical education structure in India’s rural schools. It is important to start talking about this data set because the links between physical activity and education is well established
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2019 05:05 PM IST
As many as 47.2% children in Class 1 of Uttar Pradesh rural schools cannot even read letters of the alphabet, says the 13th Annual Status of Education Report (Rural)-2018.
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2019 05:33 PM IST
Nearly 50% children (aged 6-14 years) in UP are enrolled in private schools whereas Pan India only 31% students go to private institutions, according to 13th Annual Status of Education Report (Rural)-2018 released on Tuesday.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Ankita Bhatkhande, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JAN 16, 2019 03:45 PM IST
The ASER revealed that around 5% girls in Maharashtra between the age group of 15 and 16 years were out of school in 2018. The rate has, however, gone down from 10.1% in 2008.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rajeev Mullick, Lucknow
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2019 12:42 PM IST
Report: Attendance sees improvement from 56% in 2016 to about 60% in 2018
ASER 2018 : More than half of children enrolled in Class 5 can read at least a standard 2 level text
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2019 01:54 PM IST
The percentage of all children in standard 3 who can read at standard 2 level has climbed up slowly over the past few years, according to the government’s Annual Status of Education Report (ASER)2018.
By Rukmini Banerji
UPDATED ON JAN 15, 2019 07:47 AM IST
Immediate planning is needed for how evidence can guide policy making and practice for making “every child in school and learning well” a reality.