CONTENTS:- Unit I: 1. Education in Ancient India; 2. Education in Modern Period; 3. Wood's Dispatch of 1854. Unit II: 4. British Education in India; 5. Lord Curzon's Educational Pollicies; 6. Sadler Commission. Unit III: 7. Wardha Scheme of Education; 8. Sargent Committee Report; 9. Education in Independent India. Unit IV: 10. Secondary Education Commission Report; 11. Indian Education Commission; 12. National Policy on Education. Unit V: 13. Distance Education; 14. Vocationalisation of Secondary Education in India; 15. Teacher Education; 16. Universalisation of Elementary Education; 17. Environmental Education; 18. Women Education; 19. Human Rights and Fundamental Duties; 20. Drawbacks of Examination System.
The present publication is being prepared by keeping in view the syllabi of B.Ed. courses of several Indian Universities. The subject matter, both as regards the arrangement of chapters as well as the contents of each chapters has been so graded, proceeding from simple to more difficult topics, that a student may follow the course with great ease and interest. The book will be of immense use not only to the students and teachers but also to the research scholars and others interested in this branch of Education.