Disciplining errant teachers4 min read 03 Feb 2016, 10:42 PM IST
Any disciplinary action by official hierarchy will not work. The local community should be empowered to do so
It was the kind of late winter morning you long for in the great Indian plains in May. All blue sky, with gentle sunlight streaming between the tall trees around the school at 10am. The idyllic picture was completed by the kids in blue uniforms, in the clean and hundred-year-old school. The drunk teacher seemed to have been placed there to remind me that there is no paradise.
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