Member publications consists of articles and papers contributed by members of the Foundation to leading newspapers, magazines, and journals. Articles & Opinions and Bibliography comprise a repository of academic articles on education and other allied domains such as health, livelihoods and sustainability.
February 20, 2013
It was the first time I walked on sand dunes. The winter evening sun converted the sand to gold. He was wearing a craggy closed-neck coat which had thick black and white vertical stripes in the weave. We had walked half a kilometre (km)...
February 06, 2013
The killing of 20 children, with six of their teachers and school staff, may yet prove to be a decisive moment in the history of gun control and its culture in the US. That’s what most people whom I know in the US seem to hope for, and...
February 06, 2013
The Right to Free and Compulsory Education Act, 2009 (aka RTE Act) became law on April 1, 2010. But two years on, there’s confusion confounded relating to the implementation of the Act, in particular about giving effect to s.12 (1) (c)...
January 23, 2013
Let me present two proposals for your endorsement, advocacy, and in case you are in a seat of power for immediate implementation. Both are about improvement. The first is about how to make India a serious contender for the football World...
January 22, 2013
ASER's findings highlight the dismal state of school education. Improving teacher training programmes could lead to better outcomes I remember Rukmini Banerji of Pratham telling us in 2005 that ASER — the Annual Status of Education...
January 07, 2013
A few weeks ago I was invited by an organization, which facilitates and advises corporate organizations, to structure their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) efforts.