Home » Education » Every School will have an IT Teacher – You just cant stop Sibal, Can you ?
Last updated: March 25, 2010 at 17:23 pm

Every School will have an IT Teacher – You just cant stop Sibal, Can you ?

Now here is another announcement by Mr. Kapil Sibal –

“We have now a policy. All schools will have an ICT (Information and Communications Technology) teacher. We will pay their salary, which is Rs.10,000 per month”

I don’t think any other HRD minister has made such significant announcements in education so regular basis, We have had atleast 5 articles in past couple of months talking about initiatives taken by Sibal !

Coming back to this initiative – I must say it is really great, but bringing this to reality seems to be nearly impossible. Think about this – We have over a million primary / secondary Schools in India (this is a very rough estimate based on what I found from various Internet sources) and current scenario is such that many don’t even have classrooms ! And more than half of them do not have even have proper basic facilities needed for a school.

Mr. Sibal says that he is going to pay a salary of 10k, Imagine even if half of the schools recruit such teacher, the cost of that would itself would be roughly 500 crores (have I got the maths right :))

I don’t want to take away anything from the these noble education initiatives that have been announced over past few months – what I am trying to dig into is, how many such initiatives can actually come into reality. Offcourse, I am doing this analysis from Birds eye view, but even then they look very difficult to achieve, especially in a country like India where even simple things are very difficult to achieve !

What say people? Do you really think this is possible ?

1 Comment

Click here to post a comment

Indian Startup Funding & Investment Chart 2017

Check out our Youtube Channel!

How To Buy A PERFECT SMARTPHONE - 12 Awesome Tips [Hindi]

I get so many phone calls every day asking me which smartphone should they buy. I have made a video …

OnePlus 5 - 5 Awesome Alternative Smartphones

A lot of people asked us about which are the alternative phones instead of OnePlus 5. So we created …

Shocking! Lenovo K4 Note EXPLODES | 5 Precautions You Should take!

Yet another Lenovo K4 Note has shockingly exploded - I tell you what you should do to avoid such exp…

ONEPLUS 5 - GOOD, BAD & THE UGLY | Opinion and Q&A | Not a Review

So, Finally we played around with Oneplus 5 at the launch event at length and here is our impression…

Subscribe to Our Youtube Channel

who's online
Thanks For Sharing. Do Follow us on following Social Platforms to keep notified of our updates

Send this to a friend