The composition focusses on importance of literacy. It finds imparities in educational scenario (India) in terms of gaps in gender, age and region. The hub tends to offer suggestions to achieve universalisation of education and amplifies global recognition and Indian nuances of literacy landscape.
The brief enumerate reasons of why Finland schools are so successful and are regarded as a miracle of education. They have set an example of excellence by proving healthy balance between academics and other activities is possible.
The brief elaborates on Lord Macaulay's influence on Indian Education. He introduced western education in India so as to create a class of people who were Indian in blood and color, but English in taste and opinions. His idea to sideline classical texts is highly critized by educationalists.
Tamil Nadu has emerged as the leading state in Indian higher education arena with GER of 49.2% as compared to India's average of 26.3%. T.N.'s educational model can be seen as a great precedent to achieve New Education Policy, 2020 targets in context of higher education.
With the COVID 19 pandemic causing unprecedented challenges, education is no different. Shutting of schools has given a boost to online learning, which is well appreciated in present times. However, digital divide is to be addressed,so that we would be in better place to handle e learning practices.