A battle of rights: the right to education of children versus rights of minority schools

In an article published in the Oxford University Commonwealth Law Journal titled, ‘A battle of rights: the right to education of children versus rights of minority schools’, Jayna Kothari and Aparna Ravi trace two Supreme Court judgements which have effectively exempted minority schools from the coverage of the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act 2009 (RTE Act). They critically analyse the developments that led to these judgements and argue that it results in undermining the core value the RTE rests upon, namely the guarantee of the right and access to quality education.

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Jayna Kothari, 'A battle of rights: the right to education of children versus rights of minority schools' (14 Feb 2017) <https://clpr.org.in/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/A-battle-of-rights-the-right-to-education-of-children-versus-rights-of-minority-schools-OUCLJ.pdf> accessed on 26 May 2019