Into the new year

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At this point, it is important to give some updates on our work and what we have in store in the coming year. We move into the new year, with more hope and confidence in our work and a lot more good wishes from our supporters. Over the last couple of years, we have come… Read more »

On world literacy day

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One of the firm beliefs that we have within the program is that the education has to happen for the different stakeholders in the program. There are the teachers, who often are uneducated about many things and then the major ones are the parents, who are still illiterate. So, on the occasion of the world… Read more »

Report on the Career Awareness Seminar

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We had a hectic but really satisfying experience of conducting the Career Awareness seminar at the high school grounds in Simri Bakhtiarpur, Saharsa. The response to the event was so good that it inspires and motivates us to continue to do such events in the near future as well. The students of Tagore Public School,… Read more »

Career Awareness Seminar Poster

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We recently conducted the Career Awareness Seminar in the high school grounds in Simri Bakhtiarpur, Saharsa. Here is the publicity poster of it that was shared on Social Media. Being a small organization, it is important that we use the different available channels to spread the word.

Career Awareness Seminar

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Over the past year and half we have focused on different kind of activities for the primary schools. In many of our visits that we make to the government high schools, we have often asked this question: What do you want to become / do when you grow up?” The most common answer that we… Read more »

On the mid day meal…

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The other day, we were in discussion with principals of different schools on the mid-day-meal schemes, in light of the recent tragedy in the Chhapra district in Bihar. More shocking information came out, the more we discussed. The rate at which per meal is calculated is so less, that you hardly get anything these days…. Read more »

Welcoming the new team member

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Vinay Keshri, a young and highly motivated individual joins us as a part of the on ground team in Bihar. Yesterday, Vatsala had a meeting with the champions and Vinay. Vinay with his experience of working with non-profits in Varanasi and Delhi, will help out with project management and planning. He firm belief that only… Read more »

Selection Process and the new champions

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We are really excited! It’s that time of the year when we select the new champions. This year we have done a lot more than last year in terms of the selection process. Now that the program is gaining popularity, and many students already know about it, we got a better response in terms of… Read more »

Selecting New Champions

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We are in the process of selecting the new champions and it has been an interesting experience so far. We got an awesome 19 students from class 9,10 and 11 who were interested in becoming champions for this new academic year. Out of this, we will be selecting 3 or 4 of them. We need… Read more »

The irony of child education in Rural India

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In the last post we outlined the different schemes that the government is running for the upliftment of child education in the society. All of them have a common agenda and that is to ensure that there is regular attendance of the students in the schools, and the classes are conducted on time and on… Read more »