In continued conversation with Author Dimple Kaul on the perils of and exceptions under the Right to Education Act, 2009. Our full conversation is available here. Links: Amendment to RTE’s no-detention policy passed during Monsoon Session, 2017National Achievement Survey: 14% students able to answer 50% Math questions correctlyMP Maheish Girri (East Delhi) introduces private member bill to bring all schools under RTE
Special guest and spiring civil servant Bhushan Shah (http://twitter.com/bhs7rocks) joins me to talk about labour reforms for the textile industry and we also catch up on the mobile phone tower portal, the newly created employment data task force, health initiatives and Mumbai infrastructure. I also mispronounce meningitis.