[. . .]She then raises a number of important questions about the state of education in India: What is it really like in schools across India? Why teachers are treated so poorly? Why do people have such a negative view of teaching and teachers?
I’ve always felt that the schoolrooms ought to be the living, joyful centre of a community. That primary education should really, literally, be primary.
But does the community think so? [. . .]
Do read this excellent post. And all the links that it points to.
Here's a related post that I had made earlier: Killing Higher Education in India.