Learning to code in the mother tongue

In a country where the language or dialect changes every 500 kilometres, it does not appear practical to teach in just one language. Not just for general schooling, the issue of language is important for technology learning too. The demand-supply gap and high unemployability have led to several new ideas being considered by educators in the industry. Nikhil Malhotra, Global Head of Makers Lab, Tech Mahindra, is leading an effort to ensure that India learns in its own language. This impactful initiative could transform the lives of millions once it achieves its potential. “The objec.....

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