Shalini Sinha

32 – Varanasi

What Are You Most Passionate About?

I want everyone to be educated. Education is the most powerful tool to shape a wise and healthy world. I want every child and elder to get an opportunity to become literate irrespective of their social, financial and family status.

Who Is Your Hero? Why?

Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam. He was a true patriot who dedicated his life to the progress of our nation. Even though he had the whole country as his followers, he didn’t let it go to his head.

What Is Your Favorite Sound?

Smooth and melodious music.

What Project Would A Laptop Help You With?

As a teacher, I want to educate everyone in my community. Most children belong to poor families and their parents can’t afford their education expenses. As a result, children wander the streets and never finding meaning or knowledge.

How Would A Laptop Help You?

A laptop is a small but powerful tool. It would allow me to connect with the world’s vast well of knowledge and access the latest and innovative thoughts and ideas. With the new techniques learned from the internet, I might even be able to expand my curriculum beyond literacy and math.

What do you love about this project?

This project would help me to improve the status of my community. Children would have more control of their future and elders can improve their way of living. Most importantly I truly enjoy teaching.

What Languages do you speak?

Hindi & English.

Given a choice, would you prefer a Mac or PC?