The Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan is proving to be a success. It follows an inclusive model of education where children with special needs study in regular classrooms. Between 2003-2014, there has been a 47% increase of children with special needs enrolled in school.
Getting children with Special Needs admitted in school isn?t always easy, but things are on the mend. Studies have shown that enrolling children with special needs in regular classrooms has proved to be beneficial to both sets of students.
This article on scroll.in has more on the success of this model in Mumbai.