Great scientists and engineers of computer and technology sector have emerged from the Indian elite education during the nineties. It is much less visible Newest silent revolution in primary education in India is providing all younger capabilities needed to improve the country’s productivity generation. Keep in mind that the population of India increased from 840 million to almost 1,000 million between 1991 and 2001, and the number of children between 6 and 14 years increased from 35 million to 205 million.
During the same period, the gross enrollment ratio in primary education (1st to 5th grade) increased from 82% to 95%, and upper primary education (6th-8th grade).
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