Sunita Sanghi and Sharmistha Sinha
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
India's multi-pronged education strategy has enabled a gross enrollment ratio of 96 percent for children between 6-14 years. However, the transition rate from secondary to higher secondary is significantly low. Benefits gained by universalizing elementary education, thus, get frittered away at higher levels within school education. Our next challenge is to ensure effective transition to secondary and senior secondary education level, which provides skilled human resource for the labour market.