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School Education Quality Index (SEQI)

Current context: NITI Aayog released the School Education Quality Index (SEQI). School Education Quality Index (SEQI) evaluates the performance of States and Union Territories (UTs) 
in the school education sector. 
  • The index provides States and UTs with a platform to identify their strengths and weaknesses and aims to bring an ‘outcomes’ focus to education policy
  • This is the 1st edition of SEQI which foster the spirit of competitive and cooperative federalism and consists of 30 critical indicators
  • The index groups the States and UTs as Large States, Small States and UTs.
  • Karnataka, Jharkhand and Andhra Pradesh has the most noticeable performance differences observed among the 20 large states
  • Manipur, Tripura and Goa has the most noticeable performance differences observed among the 8 small states
  • Sikkim is the only Small State that performs better on the Governance Processes Aiding Outcomes category.
  • Dadra & Nagar Haveli. Delhi, Daman & Diu and Lakshadweep has the most noticeable performance differences observed among the 7 UTs

Question: 

Q: 2. The School Education Quality Index (SEQI) is released by?
a. NITI Aayog
b. Ministry of Human Resource Development
c. Ministry of Science & Technology
d. Ministry of Labour & Employment
School Education Quality Index (SEQI) School Education Quality Index (SEQI) Reviewed by Shweta Kashyap on October 02, 2019 Rating: 5

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