Pratham CEO Dr. Rukmini Banerji awarded the 2021 Yidan Prize for Education Development
Sep 28, 2021
Pratham CEO Dr. Rukmini Banerji has been awarded the 2021 Yidan Prize for Education Development – the world’s highest education accolade – for her work in improving learning outcomes.
The Yidan Prize is an inclusive education award that recognizes individuals or teams who have contributed significantly to the theory and practice...
Manisha Bharti appointed as first Chief Executive Officer of Pratham USA and Global Executive
Jul 15, 2021
Pratham is pleased to announce the appointment of Manisha Bharti as the first Chief Executive Officer of Pratham USA and Global Executive. Bharti brings more than 25 years of professional experience in global development, having held positions at leading organizations like FHI 360 and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation....
The Economist on TaRL
Apr 15, 2021
An article that appeared in The Economist on April 10th offers a glimpse into how Pratham’s Teaching at the Right Level (TaRL) methodology is being implemented in Africa to help students catch up in the wake of Covid-19.
The impact of school closures on learning has been devastating—disproportionately impacting underresourced communities,...
World Bank Panel Calls TaRL "A Smart Buy"
Dec 02, 2020
Teaching at the Right Level (TaRL), Pratham’s pioneering approach to imparting basic literacy and numeracy skills, was among the methodologies listed as a “good buy” for improving learning in low- and middle-income countries by the new Global Education Evidence Advisory Panel (GEEAP).
The mandate of this independent, cross-disciplinary body composed of...
Six Highlights from India's National Education Policy
Sep 26, 2020
The National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 is a policy drafted by the Indian government to raise the country’s education standards. It is the third such policy, arriving 34 years after the previous NEP, and the first under a BJP-led government. The broad policy prioritizes foundational literacy and numeracy for primary...
ASER 2020 WAVE 1 RELEASE
Oct 27, 2020
Join us for the release of the ASER 2020 Wave 1 report