Hillary calls for inclusive education

Your Education is Our World

Though the education system in the U.S. is good, its reach is not entirely inclusive, visiting Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said here on Saturday.

“We have great universities but not for everyone and not for students who fall behind.”

Ms. Clinton said education was an issue “very near and dear” to her heart.

The occasion was a discussion at St. Xavier’s College, on the state of education in India and the U.S., where she had for company Bollywood actor Aamir Khan. She praised him for being an “advocate for education.”

To make education more inclusive, Ms. Clinton said, India could experiment and see if imparting education in Indian languages helped students instead of laying emphasis on English.

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