Telangana students have poor reading skills: ASER 2019 Report
| Wednesday | 15th January, 2020
As per the survey report, more than half of Class III students surveyed in TS could not read Class 1-level text.
Of the surveyed Class III students, only 26 per cent of them could read Class I text.
Of the surveyed Class II and Class I students, only about 17 per cent and 4 per cent of them could read Class I-level text respectively.
Of the surveyed students, 70 per cent of Class I students, 89 per cent of Class II students and 95 per cent of Class III students could recognise two-digit numbers.
Fifty-nine per cent of the surveyed Class 1 and Class II students and 44 per cent of Class III students were found to be studying in private schools.