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Quality, Feasibility and Desirability of Low Cost Private Schooling

The article "Feasibility of Implementation of Right to Education Act" (EPW, 20 June 2009) makes the argument that some budget private schools have demonstrated their ability to provide quality education at considerably low salaries for teachers. This comment disagrees: there is no credible evidence to prove that the education offered by budget private schools is comparable, leave alone viable or desirable.

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