Government policies – Padhe Bharat Badhe Bharat Government Yojana, The HRD Ministry has launched a new scheme to improve mathematics and language skills of students across India. The “Padhe Bharat Badhe Bharat” scheme aims to inculcate early reading habits, writing and mathematics skills among school children.
It will help improve numeracy and develop their reasoning ability. As part of the scheme, every year 500 hours will be devoted to improve language skills and 300 hours to mathematics. Rs 2,352.57 crore has been allocated to states and Union Territories during 2014-15 for quality enhancement programmes.