Schools

Towards education shops

Print edition : July 19, 2019

At a primary school in Vellore, Tamil Nadu. Photo: C. VENKATACHALAPATHY

At a corporation higher secondary school in Vyasarpadi, Chennai. When the elite classes exit from any public facility, the poor have to fall back on poorly served government schools. Photo: B. JOTHI RAMALINGAM

The proposed new education policy signifies the return of elitist control of the school system and the reinforcement of the traditional social segmentation.
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