Right to Education (RTE) is an Act, decree on 4 August 2016 by the Parliament of India. It describes the modalities of the significance of free and compulsory education for children between 6 and 14 in India under Article 21A of the Indian charter. It is also termed as the right of children to free and compulsory education act.
On 1st April 2016, India became 135 nation to make education as a fundamental right for children's. Under a separate legislation, the person with disability act was laid down. There are many other provision as well laid down to improve the school infrastructure, teacher-student ratio and faculty.
Education is a major issue in many states of India. Right to education lays down the specific responsibility for states, local bodies for its implementation.
Need of Education for Children:
Why education is important for children, each one of you has the same doubt. From our childhood, we have been taught that education is the weapon to change our future. Each and Every parent tells their kids from childhood about the importance of learning in the life & advantages of education to make their mind towards better study in the future.
We are living in a society where Right to education is important to prove your worth.
Education is right for every child, irrespective of the fact that he/she belong to a rich family or poor, children's of a vendor or businessmen. Education right is more than just an elemental right; it helps to flag the way to a successful future.
Now this era has seen different phase more children are now taking an active part in early childhood education. This early education is very much important for developing brains. Worldwide, enrollment in early childhood education rises from 33 percent in 1990 to 50 percent in 2016.(as per Unicef)
Right of Education in Indian Society:
There are many Rights of children's like Human identity, the basic need of security, food, health care, criminal law, protection, freedom and most important education.
Education helps a child to place its own new significance in this world. It helps him to step into the world of scholars, educators and much more like them. Right to Education is a world changing act toward learning, and in a country, like India, it can help in changing the mindset of people and can help in breaking those old absurd rituals which affect the society like Child marriages.
Right to education in India incorporates the words ‘free and compulsory’. Free education here means that no child will be liable to pay any kind of fee in schools, which prevents him/her from getting the elementary level education. This act does not include those children's who have been admitted by their parents which are not supported by the appropriate government.
Compulsory education force an obligation on the appropriate government to provide, ensure admission, attendance & completion of elementary education by all children from 6 - 14 years age group.
The world is with the education,
The world knows the value of education
Let no one is left behind
Let no one is left alone .....
Education for you ... Education for all