WHAT IS SARVA SHIKSHA ABHIYAN?
A programme with a clear time frame for universal elementary
A response to the demand for quality basic education all over
An opportunity for promoting social justice through basic
An effort at effectively involving the Panchayat Raj
Institutions, School Management Committees, Village and Urban
Slum level Education Committees, Parents' Teachers'
Associations, Mother Teacher Associations, Tribal Autonomous
Councils and other grass root level structures in the management
of elementary schools.
An expression of political will for universal elementary
education across the country.
A partnership between the Central, State and the local
An opportunity for States to develop their own vision of