Category: Director’s Corner

Director’s Corner: End of Year Message

There is considerable debate about whether Mahatma Gandhi ever said, “Be the change you wish to see in the world”. If he did say it, you can imagine that he might have added a further note that any such effort must be collective rather than individual. Gandhi did not simply argue for transforming the world …

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Director’s Message: The National Education Policy

The draft National Education Policy (NEP), prepared by a committee chaired by Dr. K Kasturirangan and released in late May, is the first comprehensive policy statement on education in India since 1986. In India’s Union budget last week its recommendations began to be implemented. It is, to put it bluntly, a game-changing document. The NEP …

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