Monal Jayaram is the program director and Faculty at the Piramal School of Leadership, a leading institute in India that specialises in researching and providing leadership development programs for nation-building. Ms Jayaram is trained as an art historian and has been practising in the field of education for twenty years.
"The educational systems should rely on three solid foundations: enhancing values, life skills, and formal educational curriculum. Each of these bases completes the other, none of them can stand on its own. "
Culturally responsive evaluation (CRE) involves understanding participants' contexts, embracing cultural nuances, perspectives, and experiences, and integrating diverse factors like race, gender, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and language into evaluation designs