Are Schools affiliated to International Boards covered by Right to Education Act? Supreme Court to decide

Shruti Mahajan August 5 2019
Right to Education

The Supreme Court today issued notice in a petition raising the question of whether the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act, 2009 (Right to Education Act/ RTE Act) applies to schools affiliated to International Education Boards.

The petition has been filed by an eleven-year-old boy challenging the decision of the Bombay High Court which had dismissed the petition.

The petitioner is a student of Ajmera Global School in Mumbai which is affiliated to the International General Certificate of . . .

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