2 min 10sec
the didis'(Pratham teachers) communities and the Pratham classroom.
Hindi with English sub headings
Focuses on young women who started as teachers in Pratham to teach children
The short film shows 2 young women who started as Pratham teachers, teaching children through Pratham methods. The film focuses on the ‘didi’s’ experience of being with Pratham.
One woman comes from a conservative Muslim family and speaks about how her grandfather was initially opposed to her becoming a teacher. Encouraged by her parents though, she still participated and today she a Program Manager for Pratham. She also speakes about how her confidence levels have increased tremendously after becoming a teacher.