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Tea with BS: Rukmini Banerji is a picture of hope during difficult times

Banerji, recently awarded the highest education accolade, is a picture of hope in a difficult time, says Ritwik Sharma

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Pratham | Indian education | child education

Ritwik Sharma 



Rukmini Banerji
Illustration by Binay Sinha

It’s easy to embrace pessimism around school education for children in a world disrupted by Covid-19, what with a lonely cloistered life thrust on them with the “luxury” of digital learning available only for a privileged class. That is not remotely the case with Rukmini Banerji, a recent awardee of the 2021 Yidan Prize for Education Development.

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First Published: Sat, December 11 2021. 01:33 IST

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