Being a “Katalyst”

By Sonia Salunke & Ishika Narain, Girls Innovate! Teen Committee Technology has changed the world of education for the better. Now, many who don’t have abundant resources (and even those who do) can use online tools, ranging from educational videos to classroom platforms, to games and reading materials, for enhancing their learning. One such powerful tool is Khan Academy, a non-profit educational organization created in 2006 by educator Salman Khan to provide “a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.” Among the over 6,000 videos are an entire math curriculum which not only goes through K-12 math in depth but also …