Flashcards in Tribal Education in India Deck (10):
Which Ministry is implementing Eklavya Model Residential Schools in India ?
Ministry of Tribal Affairs
What is the literacy rate among ST population ?
What does Article 46 say about tribal education ?
State shall promote, with special care, the educationaland economic interests of weaker sections of the people, and in particular, of SC and ST
What does Article 29(1) say ?
Provides distinct languages script or culture.
What does Article 154(4) say ?
Empowers the state to make any special provision for the advancement of any socially and
educationally backward classes of citizen or for SCs or STs.
What does Article 275(1) say ?
Grants in-Aids to states (having scheduled tribes) covered under fifth and six schedules
What does Article 350A say ?
State shall provide adequate facilities for instruction in mother-tongue at the primary
stage of education.
What are the objectives of Eklavya Residential Model Schools ?
1. Quality middle school education.
2. Enable them to use reservations
3. Construct infrastructure
What are the challenges ?
1. Tribal Leadership apathy
2. High illiteracy among women
3. Lack of Infrastructure