Sarav Shiksha Abhiyan
Sarva shiksha Abhiyan is a clear time frame for universal elementary education, a response to the demand for quality basic education all over the country. It is an attempt to all the children through provision of community owned quality education in a mission mode. It is also considered an effort at effectively involving panchayti raj, constitution, school management committees, vilage and urban slum level education committees, parents teachers associations, teachers and other grass root level structures in the management of elementary schools. It is a partnership between the central state and local government and opportunity for states to develop their own vision of elementary education.
AIMS & OBJECTIVES
Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan is to provide relevant elementary education for all children between age group of 6-14 by 2010.It has another goam to bridge social, regional and gender gaps with the active participation of community in the management of schools. Main objective includes completion of primary schooling by 2007 and children should complete their elementary schooling by 2010.There should be focus on elementary education at satisfactory quality with emphasis of education for life.
In order to improve the education system and to encourage the people to have basic elementary education, SSA is providing free education till VIII providing books, notebooks, uniform and above all good nutritious and hygienic food called as Mid Day meal to the children.