Dr. Rajan Gurukkal emphasised the need for teachers to come out of the conventional thinking and focus on connecting knowledge with social justice. He said that when the acquired of knowledge should evolve into a realisation and true politics is when people with such realisation come together and work collectively for the benefit of the society at large.
Dr. Achuthsankar. S. Nair, during his presentation, spoke about the importance of quality in education. He said that the aspirations of the lower middle class is prompting them to abandon govt. schools. He also shed light on the influence of television and internet in the family set up calling them guest lecturers in the University of Family. ISDG Director Abraham George presided over the function. Experts and persons from varied fields such as education, public policy, economics and media also participated in the dialogue.