Pratham Releases ASER 2017: Beyond Basics

Jan 19, 2018

On January 18, 2018, Pratham released the 12th Annual Status of Education Report (ASER). The comprehensive report examines the status of learning in rural communities, where most of the nation’s poor reside. In contrast to previous years, which have focused on children aged 3 to 16, this year’s report, called...
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Pratham USA Wins Newman's Own Foundation Holiday Challenge

Jan 12, 2018

Thank you to everyone who supported us!

Pratham USA is the winner of the Newman’s Own Foundation Holiday Challenge. Your generosity helped us raise over $900,000, and as a result, we will receive an additional $197,500 in prize money from the Newman’s Own Foundation to support Pratham education programs across India.

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Pratham Recognized by Stanford Social Innovation Review

Oct 11, 2017

The Stanford Social Innovation Review recently acknowledged Pratham in an article examining how India’s social innovators extend their reach.

In “The Denominator Mind-set for Scaling Social Change,” Soumitra Pandey, Rohit Menezes and Swati Ganeti put forth the premise that social change can be thought of in terms of a fraction. The...
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The Future is in Their Hands

Sep 14, 2017

We are pleased to announce the release of our 2016 Annual Report. It is a snapshot of Pratham’s activities over the past year which demonstrates the vision of our leadership and the strength of our volunteers.

In addition to providing an update on our existing programs, the report contains news about...
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Pratham USA Earns Seventh Consecutive Charity Navigator Four-Star Rating

Jun 08, 2017

Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, has awarded Pratham USA  a seventh consecutive four-star rating.

The core components that define the ranking—financial health and accountability and transparency—are determined by 24 metrics focusing on governance and ethical practices. Pratham USA obtained an overall score of 96.46, having spent the majority of our...
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Pratham Co-Founder and President Receives Teachers College Medal

May 30, 2017

Dr. Madhav Chavan, co-founder and president of Pratham, received the Medal for Distinguished Achievement from Teachers College, Columbia University, on May 16 during its Master’s Convocation ceremonies. Each year, the Medal is awarded to individuals whose extraordinary contributions in education and human development have benefited society.

In his acceptance speech, Dr....
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Mar 14, 2018

Pratham Phoenix Hosts Inaugural Lunch and Learn

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Feb 19, 2018

Building Foundations in Punjab

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Aug 31, 2017

PraDigi: A New Way to Engage Children in Learning

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Jun 18, 2017

Harvard Course Earns $15,000 Grant for Pratham

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Jun 15, 2017

Pratham Featured in The Economist

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Apr 10, 2017

​A Lifeline for Migrant Youth

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Apr 06, 2017

Pratham and Collaborate to Democratize Learning

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Mar 17, 2017

Pratham's Week-Long Celebration of Science

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Mar 11, 2017

Business Standard Names Pratham "Social Enterprise of the Year"

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Mar 10, 2017

India Amends the Right to Education Act to Include Learning Outcomes

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Feb 28, 2017

When Schooling Doesn’t Mean Learning by Dr. Rukmini Banerji

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Jan 24, 2017

ASER 2016: India Must Focus on Building Foundational Skills

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Jan 19, 2017

Nirmayan Charity Pro-Am Raises Money for Pratham

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Nov 10, 2016

Pratham Receives CA Technologies Grant to Support Science and Girls' Education Programs

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Oct 19, 2016

Sarva Mangal Family Trust Funds Expansion of Pratham Technology Initiatives

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Oct 17, 2016

ASER 2016 is Underway!

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Oct 11, 2016

Wheels Global Foundation and Pratham Partner to Promote Girls' Education in India

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Sep 21, 2016

NY Tri-State Gala Raises Over $2.6 Million To Eradicate Child Illiteracy In India

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Sep 16, 2016

A People's Movement for Learning

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Jul 21, 2016

Pratham Featured in Brookings Institution Study on Scaling and Learning

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Jun 27, 2016

Manoj Singh Joins Pratham USA Board of Directors

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Jun 09, 2016

Pratham USA Earns Sixth Consecutive Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

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May 25, 2016

Pratham and J-PAL Partner with Jharkhand Government to Improve Learning

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May 15, 2016

Pratham a Key Player in New Delhi’s First Summer Camps

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