Pioneer Educators

In 2006 taleemnet published  detailed case studies of 12 pioneer educators from across India in a book titled work and wisdom of vernacular educators. Although the learning spaces associated with each of them may have evolved over the period since the first documentation, the philosophy remains significant to this day.

K.J. Baby and Shirley

gopalakrishnan and vijayalekshmi

jane sahi

k.b.kulkarni (passed away in march 2007)

lila tai patil


rajani and prakash garud (baalabalaga school)

rama and ramdas


shivaji kaganikar

usha and t.m.narsimhan

vidya patwardhan