About the Book:
Kothari Commission and its recommendations on Education is a landmark in the history of education in India. The present book viz. Kothari Commission covers all aspects of Commission's recommendations and views on education. Part two of the book gives a vivid account of various committees and commissions on education past to the Kothari Commission. CONTENTS I: Educational Commission (1964-66) Recommendations Introduction; Education Commission Appointed; Grand Objectives; Educational Administration; New Pattern of Education; Structure of Education; Standard Improvement; Teacher Education and Status; School Curriculum; Pre-primary Education; Primary Education; Examination and Evaluation; Work Experience; Social Education; The Vocationalisation; Language Issue; Planning and Financing; The Miscellaneous. II: The Backgrounder Past Commissions The Backdrop; Indian Education Commission; National Education Movement; Zakir Hussain Committee; University Education Commission; Constitutional Basis of Education; Committee on Financing Educational Development; Secondary Education Commission; Sanskrit Commission; Rural Education Committee; National Committee on Women's Education; Seminar on Basic Education; Committee on Emotional Integration; Committee on School Text Books; National Policy on Education; All India Conference on Educational and Vocational Guidance; Gandhian Values in Education; Seminar on Open University; Committee on Examinations; Committee on the Status of Women; Adult Education: A Policy Statement; Vocationalised Spectrum and the Course Pattern; National Commission on Teachers; National Policy on Education (1986); National Literacy Mission-NLM (1988); Revised National Policy on Education (1992); Primary Educational Constitutional Amendment; National Open School; Prominent Institutions; etc.