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As India starts to reopen schools, replace ‘teaching the curriculum’ with ‘teaching the children’


By Abhijit Banerjee, Nobel Prize winner in economics & Rukmini Banerji, CEO, Pratham Given that schools have been closed for more than 18 months, the first priority for India now is ensuring a smooth transition back to school. This requires a focus on three key issues: Heterogeneity in the classroom: Some children were able to take better...