CA 30-06-2020, STARS project
(The STARS project needs an overhaul)
The project is to focus governance of government schools in 6 Indian states. The fund allocated by the World Bank is to be used to implement the project called STARS (Strengthening Teaching-Learning and Results for States). The programme is to be implemented through Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan.
The states that are to benefit under the programme includes Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Odisha, Maharashtra and Rajasthan.
The programme was launched in 1994. The World Bank through the programme has helped India achieve its vision of “Education for All”.