Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.
3. Despite various initiatives and projects, low priority is conferred to school education system in India. Do you agree with this view? Remark.(250 words)
Reference: The Hindu
Why this question:
The article brings out the lacunae in the Indian education system despite various efforts on the policy front.
Key demand of the question:
The answer must discuss the gaps in the school education system in the country and need to address them.
Remark – Weigh up to what extent something is true. Persuade the reader of your argument by citing relevant research but also remember to point out any flaws and counter- arguments as well. Conclude by stating clearly how far you are in agreement with the original proposition.
Structure of the answer:
Briefly explain the present scenario of education system in the country.
Firstly bring out the gaps in the policies and framework that concern the Education system in the country.
Take hints from the article; discuss the factors that challenge the existing policies and point at the gaps in them such as poor electricity, poor infrastructure etc.
Discuss what steps should be taken to address these gaps.
Conclude with way ahead.