Rena, Ravinder (2007): FACTORS AFFECTING THE ENROLLMENT AND THE RETENTION OF STUDENTS AT PRIMARY EDUCATION IN ANDHRA PRADESH – A VILLAGE LEVEL STUDY. Published in: Essays in Education , Vol. 22, No. Fall (September 2007): pp. 102-112.
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There is an imperative need to change the education pattern to achieve universal primary education in India. Even after 60 years of Independence, India faces obstacles in providing Education For All. This study was conducted in a primary school of Errabelly village of Karimnager district of Andhra Pradesh, India. The study revealed that children dropped out of school so as to assist in household and agricultural activities. It also reveals that the dropout rate of girls is more than that of boys. The study recommended that budgetary allocations should be increased so as to encourage the primary school participation and provide some form of financial assistance to the students.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||FACTORS AFFECTING THE ENROLLMENT AND THE RETENTION OF STUDENTS AT PRIMARY EDUCATION IN ANDHRA PRADESH – A VILLAGE LEVEL STUDY|
|Keywords:||Primary Education, Enrolment, Retention, India, Errabelly, Andhra Pradesh|
|Subjects:||J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J1 - Demographic Economics > J13 - Fertility; Family Planning; Child Care; Children; Youth
B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B0 - General
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I2 - Education and Research Insititutions > I21 - Analysis of Education
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I2 - Education and Research Insititutions > I28 - Government Policy
A - General Economics and Teaching > A2 - Economics Education and Teaching of Economics
|Depositing User:||Ravinder Rena|
|Date Deposited:||28. Sep 2008 00:19|
|Last Modified:||16. Feb 2013 06:35|
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