Reframing Girls Education: What Girls Want.
Special Event | September 28 | 3-4:30 p.m. | 2515 Tolman Hall
Dr. Urvashi Sahni
Dr. Urvashi Sahni will be discussing her recently published book, Reaching for the Sky.The book focuses on the Prerna Girls School, which Dr. Sahni founded in 2003 to educate low-income girls facing social and material barriers to education. She has championed a revolutionary critical pedagogical approach to education that enables girls to reflect critically on their lives, develop voice, and learn strategies to navigate, negotiate and transform a discriminatory social system.