New Delhi, March 18 -- In a globally connected economy where data is increasingly the center of our universe and everything is starting to look like a computer, jobs of the future are expected to be very different from what they are today.

India, with its massive and eager young population, possesses an edge when it comes to competing in this new data-driven world. However, a key component of accomplishing this vision is an education system that can deliver elevated learning outcomes and put the country on the map when it comes to globally competitive talent.

Today, India continues to battle tremendous challenges on the path to education leadership, with organized and collaborative efforts needed to reinvigorate the sector as a key invest...