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

Jun 06, 2018


Pratham USA’s sound management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it yet another perfect 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. This is the eighth consecutive year that Pratham USA has been awarded this distinction.

Since 2002, Charity Navigator has used objective, data-driven analyses to...
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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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Pradeep Singh and Riaz Valani Join the Pratham USA Board of Directors

Mar 20, 2018


Pratham USA is delighted to announce the appointment of two new members to our Board of Directors: Pradeep Singh, executive chairman of Aditi Technologies, and Riaz Valani, general partner at Global Asset Capital. In addition to the strong leadership experience these two executives bring with them, they add regional diversity...
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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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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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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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Jun 12, 2018

LA Hosts PraDigi: Transforming Learning Through Technology

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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 14, 2018

Pratham Phoenix Hosts Inaugural Lunch and Learn

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Feb 19, 2018

Building Foundations in Punjab

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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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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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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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