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Speakers

Author & COO, Azim Premji University
Chairperson, Akshara Foundation
Managing Director, BMRCL
Professor, Azim Premji University

Date & Time

Saturday Sat, 18 Jan 2020

Location

Bangalore International Centre
7, 4th Main Road, Domlur II Stage
Bengaluru, Karnataka 560 071 India
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Contact

+91 98865 99675 bic@bangaloreinternationalcentre.org

The need to strengthen and support the public education system.

An equitable, high-quality public education system is fundamental to a sound democracy and a vibrant economy. Teachers are central to good education. There are thousands of teachers across our country who, despite all odds, continue to work with great commitment. Acknowledging and supporting good teachers in the public education system is one of the most important ways of strengthening it. Ordinary People, Extraordinary Teachers by S. Giridhar tells the story of these Heroes of Real India.  

Ajay Seth, Ashok Kamath and S. Giridhar will discuss the book and the implications of its stories for the public education system. Moderated by Indu Prasad who has considerable knowledge and experience in education – pedagogy, curriculum, teacher development, education policy.

 

 

 

                                                

Speakers

S Giridhar

Author & COO, Azim Premji University

Ashok Kamath

Chairperson, Akshara Foundation

Ajay Seth

Managing Director, BMRCL

Indu Prasad

Professor, Azim Premji University