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AI’s Leg Up for the Learning Poor: Shankar Maruwada

Shankar Maruwada

December 19, 2023

Photo courtesy of EkStep Foundation

In This Episode

Artificial intelligence is changing the way we work and for many it’s scary. But for teachers in India’s million-plus schools, AI is a welcome partner in solving the learning poverty problem. Shankar Maruwada is the Co-founder and CEO of EkStep Foundation, which develops AI to help improve the public education system. In this podcast, Maruwada and journalist Rhoda Metcalfe discuss how AI can close the literacy gap. Transcript

Read Unlocking India’s Potential With AI  in a special AI edition of Finance and Development Magazine

Shankar Maruwada is the Co-founder and CEO of EkStep Foundation, Bangalore, India.

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