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This Girl Teaches The Sex Workers' Children And She Is In World's Top 10 Teachers

Robin Chaurasiya was fired from the US Airforce for being a Lesbian and since then has always tried her best to break gender stereotypes. She has strongly opposed the infamous "Don't ask Don't' tell" policy for homosexual military personnel. In the year 2010, she came to Mumbai to start an NGO "Kranti" where she teaches the children of sex workers. "Kranti means revolution in Hindi and we call our girls revolutionaries or krantikaris," Chaurasiya says.She wants to change the miserable conditions of sex workers in India and make their voices heard. Check out the inspirational story below: 

This Girl Teaches The Sex Workers' Children And She Is In World's Top 10 Teachers

This Girl Teaches The Sex Workers' Children And She Is In World's Top 10 Teachers

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The video begins as two students of Kranti School heading towards a red light area in Mumbai

The video begins as two students of Kranti School heading towards a red light area in Mumbai

The two girls were born an brought up at a brothel in Mumbai

The two girls were born an brought up at a brothel in Mumbai

"We want to revolutionise everything about sex work in India, the way that society looks at these girls and treats them."

 "We want to revolutionise everything about sex work in India, the way that society looks at these girls and treats them."

Robin started working in the NGO for a noble cause.

The kids at Kranti school have different learning abilities.

The kids at Kranti school have different learning abilities.

And depending upon their learning abilities, they are taught using different methodologies.

Robin with her students at the school

Robin with her students at the school

Apart from coventional education, Robin also gives equal importance to extra curricular activities

Apart from coventional education, Robin also gives equal importance to extra curricular activities

Singing, dancing, poetry, theater, painting are just a few of the many things that the girls at Kranti school are into

Kranti's ex-students have given TEDx talks all over the world and organised workshops for over 1,00,000 people

Kranti's ex-students have given TEDx talks all over the world and organised workshops for over 1,00,000 people

Robin showing the girls MIA's "Paper Planes"

Robin showing the girls MIA's "Paper Planes"

She stresses on the importance of music, theater and other extra-curricular activities.

The Global Teacher Prize has been instituted by the Varkey Foundation in 2015

The Global Teacher Prize has been instituted by the Varkey Foundation in 2015

Robin has been chosen as the TOP 10 contenders for Best Teacher prize.

The video ends on an emotional note, with a mute girl expressing her feelings for Robin

The video ends on an emotional note, with a mute girl expressing her feelings for Robin

The video ends on a poignant note as a differently abled girl, who is also a student of Kranti expressed her feelings for Robin, The scene is heartbreaking and wonderful at the same time!

Watch the heart touching video below:

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