EDUCATION

Towards New Education


Written by : M. K. Gandhi

Edited by : Bharatan Kumarappa

First Edition : October 1953

Total : 28,000 copies

Price : Rs. 15/-

ISBN 81-7229-078-0


Printed and Published by : Jitendra T. Desai
Navajivan Mudranalaya, Ahemadabad-380014 (INDIA)

© Navajivan Trust, 1953


  Editor's Note

  To The Reader

INADEQUACY OF PREVAILING EDUCATION

  Literary Education

  English Education

FORESHADOWING OF A NEW TYPE OF EDUCATION

  At Home

  On The Tolstoy Farm

  In National Schools

NEW EDUCATION

  New Education to be rooted in the Culture and Life of the People

  To Develop Character

  Not Mere Text-Book Learning

  To Teach Self-Reliance and Respect for Manual Labour

  To be Self-financing

  To Promote All-Round Development

  To be Craft-Centered

 

THE QUESTION OF RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  Religious Education

 

THE LANGUAGE PROBLEM

  Medium of Instruction

  National Language And Script

  Other Languages

COMPULSORY EDUCATION

  Compulsory Education

 

EDUCATION OF SPECIAL GROUPS

  Adult Education

  Women's Education

  Harijan Education

HIGHER EDUCATION

  National Universities

  Students