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Pratham Wins 2018 LUI Che Woo Prize

Aug 24, 2018


Pratham was named a winner of the 2018 LUI Che Woo Prize, a cross-sector innovation prize that recognizes outstanding contributions benefiting humanity. Pratham was unanimously selected in the Positive Energy category, which this year focused on the elimination of illiteracy.

The LUI Che Woo Prize is a relatively new, international award...
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Pratham Partnership with Karnataka Yields Promising Results

Aug 28, 2018


A recent article in the Times of India highlights the success of our partnership with the government of Karnataka. Pratham has been working with the state since 2016 to provide supplementary learning assistance to fourth and fifth graders. The program, called Read Karnataka, employs our Teaching at the Right Level...
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Ila Paliwal Joins the Pratham USA Board of Directors

Jul 20, 2018


Pratham USA is pleased to announce that artist and philanthropist lla Paliwal has been appointed to our board of directors effective immediately.

A classically trained vocalist and composer, Paliwal has contributed to the popularization of Indian music across the globe. She has performed at renowned venues such as Carnegie Hall...
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Pratham Featured in Yale Research Project

Jul 28, 2018


An in-depth case study of Pratham was recently published as part of the Evidence In Practice research project at the Yale School of Management. The aim of the project, conducted over a two-year period, was to better understand the conditions under which rigorous evidence can be effectively integrated into public...
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Pratham Featured in SSIR: Earning the Right to Scale

Apr 04, 2018


In an informative article that appeared in the recent issue of Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR), authors William F. Meehan III and Kim Starkey Jonker discuss the difficulties many nonprofits face when attempting to scale up, and the qualities necessary for an organization to expand its impact successfully.

“Earning the Right...
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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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Oct 22, 2018

Pratham Honors Google at Bay Area Gala

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Oct 17, 2018

Pratham Chicago Brings Momentum to India's Learning Crisis

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Sep 24, 2018

Pratham USA - 2017 Annual Report

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Sep 12, 2018

Pratham Walk Brings Together Chicago Community

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Jun 28, 2018

Pratham Seattle Hosts Technology: A Game Changer in India’s Education Challenge?

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Jun 12, 2018

LA Hosts PraDigi: Transforming Learning Through Technology

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Jun 06, 2018

Pratham USA Earns Eighth Consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

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Apr 22, 2018

DFW Board Members Visit Pratham

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Mar 27, 2018

Pratham Mumbai: NYU Business Students’ Perspective on “No Child Left Behind”

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Mar 20, 2018

Pradeep Singh and Riaz Valani Join the Pratham USA Board of Directors

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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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Jan 12, 2018

Pratham USA Wins Newman's Own Foundation Holiday Challenge

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Oct 11, 2017

Pratham Recognized by Stanford Social Innovation Review

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Sep 14, 2017

The Future is in Their Hands

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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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Jun 08, 2017

Pratham USA Earns Seventh Consecutive Charity Navigator Four-Star Rating

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May 30, 2017

Pratham Co-Founder and President Receives Teachers College Medal

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Apr 10, 2017

​A Lifeline for Migrant Youth

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Apr 06, 2017

Pratham and Google.org 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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