Member publications consists of articles and papers contributed by members of the Foundation to leading newspapers, magazines, and journals. Articles & Opinions and Bibliography comprise a repository of academic articles on education and other allied domains such as health, livelihoods and sustainability.
April 03, 2013
While Narendra Modi’s apologists will selectively quote from the latest CAG audit report on state finances that revenue earning has registered an upswing, they will compulsively forget that “the fiscal deficit of Rs 11,027 crore in 2011-12...
April 03, 2013
As I travel across the country, usually I drop in to schools unannounced or my colleagues informally coordinate a visit. Very few school visits are “officially” scheduled. Let me narrate the typical script of one such “official” visit.
April 01, 2013
Launched in May 2008, the Agricultural Debt Waiver and Debt Relief Scheme (ADWDRS), 2008 aimed to address the problems and difficulties faced by the farming community in repayment of loans taken by them and also to help them ”qualify for...
The Times of India
March 21, 2013
It took Right To Education (RTE) 60 years after Independence to finally see the light of the day. With a special meeting held in Nainital, by the SCPR with the State officials, to see the smooth implementation of the act, KP talks to...
March 20, 2013
My friends who read this column often say that every fortnight I seem to refer to a trip or two, which they wish they had come along for. I travel two weeks out of four in a month; some months it’s three out of four. They also ask me, why...
English Language Teacher Education in a Diverse Environment
March 02, 2013
English Language Teacher Education in a Diverse Environment examines the many contexts in which English teaching and learning takes place around the world. The book explores a broad range of issues from the challenges of teaching and...