State Report Cards 2003

A Few Comments

This is to acknowledge receipt of your publications entitled Elementary Education in India: Where do we Stand: Analytical Report 2003, Mr. Azim Premji, Chairman, WIPRO, Banglore

This is a very comprehensive document with lot of useful information, Dr. Arun Nigavekar, chairman, University Grants Commission, New Delhi

We hope to benefit from the publication, Dr. Motek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission, New Delhi

It had been a privilege to support the DISE project since its inception, Dr. Suzanne Allman, Chief (Education), UNICEF, Delhi

I am sure that researchers, Ph. D scholars, policy makers, planners and other data users will find the publication useful and informative, Dr. Umesh Keskar, Registrar, Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, Pune

The publication is very useful to our researchers, Prof. R.G. Nambiar, Director, Sardar Patel Institute of Economic & Social Research, Ahmedabad

The information presented in the volume is valuable to educationists, policy makers and planners, Dr. Bharati Sen, S.N.D.T. Women’s University, Mumbai

This book will be a good addition to our library and I am sure that it will be useful to students, research scholars and teachers of our university, Dr. Naresh L.Ved, Vice-chancellor, Bhavnagar University, Bhavnagar

It is very useful publication, Prof. P.B. Sharma, Principal, Delhi College of Engineering, Delhi

It is a timely publication, which will be found useful by targeted population in the field of elementary education, Prof. V.P.Garg, Consultant, IGNOU, New Delhi

It will be of a great use to us, Dr. Sudhi Rajiv, Director, Kamala Nehru College for Women, University of Jodhpur, Jodhpur

The publication will definitely provide analytical and empirical inputs in strengthening policy and progamme interventions in promoting elementary education in India, Dr. Ajay Kumar Mishra, Chairman, Sankalp, New Delhi

The publication will give new direction and bring clarity among planners and educational managers and will play a catalytic role in achieving the goals of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, Mr. K.M. Tripathi, Director, SIEMAT, Allahabad

The report is valuable to our Centre as state-wise data is available in it, Mr. Satish Chandra Bahukhandi, National Institute of Academic Research, L.B.S.N.A.A., Mussoorie

The publication indeed gives a very vivid report about the present status of elementary education in India, there is no doubt that it is a mammoth effort, Dr, S.K. Sahni, Executive Secretary, Indian National Science Academy

We find the publication very useful, Dr. Gopal K. Kadekodi, Director, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Banglore

Our scholars and staff will certainly find good use of the publication, Prof. P.Prema, Algappa University, Channai, Tamil Nadu

The report is quite useful and informative and it will be widely used by the policy, planners and scholars, Dr. S.K. Yadav, NCERT, New Delhi

Analytical Report was much needed and had come out at an appropriate time, Dr, Avinash K. Singh, Tata Institute of Social Science, Mumbai

It is useful and informative publication presenting comprehensive data about the status of elementary education in India, Prof. Praving J. Patel, Vice-Chancellor, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vindhyanagar, Gujarat

The publication shall be given wide publicity as it will prove useful and informative, Mr. K.A. Reshi, State Coordinator, SSA, Jammu & Kashmir, Srinagar

This document is quite interesting and useful addition to our library, Mr. Daulat Jotwani, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai

Report is extremely useful for our research Scholars. Dr. P.P.Singh, A.N. Sinha Institute of Social Studies, Patna

This is very valuable source in our research work, Mr. Fidelis Tirkey, Indian Social Institute, New Delhi

I found the volume very informative and hope will prove very handy and useful for the researchers and data users, Ms. Reva Nayyar, Secretary, Child & Woman Development, Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi

It is very useful publication, which reveals many interesting facts about schools, teachers and enrolment, Dr. J.C. Goyal, Education Consultant, New Delhi

It is indeed a very useful analysis and will help us in our endeavor, Ms. Meena Narula, Programme Officer, Aga Khan Foundation, New Delhi

It is a very timely and useful publication, Dr. Mridula Sharma, chief & Coordinator, Institute of Applied Manpower Research, Marela Delhi

The publication will be very helpful for the students and faculty, Prof. Dikshit Sinha, Dean, VISVA-BHARATI, Sriniketan, West Bengal

The publication is excellent, Prof. K. Sudha Rao, Vice-Chancellor, Karnataka Open University, Mysore

It is used by our research staff, student at the University of Hamburg, and interested members of the public, Dr. Bettina Kuester, UNESCO, Germany

It will be put to good use in our Foundation, Mr. S.K. Sankranthi, Coordinator, M. Venkatarangaiya Goundation, Secundrabad, Andhra Pradesh

The electronic database will prove very useful and informative, Mr. S.V. Giri, Vice-Chancellor, Sri Sasthya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, Prasabthi Nilayam, Andhra Pradesh

This is a very useful publication particularly for research in this area, Prof. Atul Sharma, Vice-Chancellor, Arunachal University, Itanagar

It will be a valuable addition to our Library, Mr. Yogendra Singh, IIT, Roorkee

Clearly there is a wealth of data in DISE, useful for research and policy formulation, Dr. Bibek Debroy, The Financial Express, August 24, 2004, New Delhi

It presents not only data up to the elementary level but also brings in many new dimensions of elementary education into focus, The HINDU, September 7, 2004, Chennai

Contrary to other survey, the NIEPA study reveals that ‘para-teachers’ are qualified, Economic and Political Weekly (Editorial), August 14, 2004, New Delhi.

It is a very useful publication, we have already started using it, Dr. Chinnappan Gasper, Centre for Development Studies, Tiruvananthpuram

I had gone through its contents and deeply impressed by the amount of information that have compressed on elementary education in a single page, Prof. Kuldeep Kumar, Former Professor, NCERT, New Delhi

Congratulations and keep up the good work, Prof. Kuldeep Mathur, Centre for the Study of Law and Governance, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

The valuable data in the report will prove to be useful for the Scientists and Teachers, Dr. R.s. Dalal, Director, C.C.S. Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar

This is a great document, which will be of immense use to anyone interested in elementary education, Prof. N.K. Ambasht, former chairman, NOS, New Delhi

It is very useful publication for those who are interested in educational statistics, Dr. D.K. Gupta, State Project Director, SSA, Himachal Pradesh, Shimla

Congratulations and bouquets of appreciating for your excellent work, the volume has great reference value, Dr. Tarlok Bandhu, Malwa Central College of Education for Woman, Ludhiana, Punjab

It is an excellent publication in elementary education, Prof. K.K. Vshishtha, Head Department of Elementary Education, NCERT, New Delhi

Received with thanks a copy of Analytical Report 2003, Dr. Bhalchadra Mungekar, Member, Planning commission, New Delhi

It is a very valuable reference material, Dr. S. Majumdar, Consultant, Educational Resources Centre Trust, New Delhi

The publication is of immense value for me and all concerned, Prof. M. Akhtar Siddiqui, Director, Academic Staff College, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

My sincere appreciation for your great venture, Principal Augustine, XLRI, Jamshedpur

Your recent publication is forwarded to our library, Mr. Lapapan Choovong, UNESCO, Bangkok

The data and analysis presented in the document are valuable additions to our documentation on the status of elementary education, Dr. Trilok N. Dhar, Education Consultant, New Delhi

Acknowledge with thanks receipt of Analytical Report 2003, Dr. Kirit Parikh, Member, Planning commission, New Delhi

It is a very useful document as it contains a lot of information on several important indicators, Prof. A.B.L.Srivastava, Chief Consultant, Technical Support Group, Ed. CIL, New Delhi