Earth Day is a Day to Celebrate
Yesterday, I wrote about World Book Day, and how it is one of my favorite days of the year. It may be a little long in the tooth, or passé at this point, but my other favorite day of the year also happened to be last week: Earth Day!
Pradeepa is not only determined to complete her own education, but also to educate others. She is currently at a training college to become a teacher. Her parents are day laborers who have worked hard to send Pradeepa and her two younger sisters to school. Pradeepa hopes to now fulfill their hopes for her while securing a job shes proud of.