Madan Singh Meena always wanted to become an IAS officer which is clearly shows in his style of working. When our Fellow first visited the school, it looked like a well managed school. Everything around looked perfect, teachers were in class, HM was busy doing his work and children seemed to be obedient. As the visits increased, it was clear that Madan ji was managing the institution very well, however there were a lot of gaps. It was not a well led institution.
Anita Shekhu, the 37 year-old headmistress of government primary school in Seuwa village in Rajasthan's Churu district, is beaming. She has just managed to convince six dropouts to join her school.