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Salient Features


Salient Features of SSA 

  •  A programme with a time frame for Universal Elementary Education.

  • A response to the demand for quality basic education all over the country.

  • An opportunity for promoting social justice through basic education.

  • An effort at effectively involving the Panchayati Raj Institutions, School Management Committees, Village and Urban Slum Level Education Committees, Parent Teacher Associations, Mother Teacher Associations.

  • Tribal Autonomous Councils and other grass-root level structures in the management of elementary schools.

  • An expression of political will for Universal Elementary Education across the country.

  • A partnership between the Central, State and the Local Governments.

  • An opportunity for States to develop their own vision of elementary education.