Rajesh Kumar Pradhan
Mr Rajesh Kumar Pradhan has a Master’s Degree in Botany and a Bachelor’s Degree in Education. He did research work in a Bioscience Research Laboratory in India. At present he is working as a Block Education Officer in School & Mass Education Department, Government of Odisha, India. He was awarded by National University of Educational Planning & Administration, New Delhi, India in 2015 for his work on Transparency and Accountability in Educational Administration. He has been conducting some research programmes in education and has been trying innovative ideas for educational reformation. Improvement in quality of Education in Primary Schools through Swasikhyan (Self learning) is one of them. Swasikhyan project won the Commonwealth Education Good Practice (Steve Sinnot) Award 2018 .