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Because learning should be Chimple: How storytellers and artists can help kids read and write  

Bengaluru-based startup Chimple was also one of the few to get their hands on Elon Musk’s one million dollars at the Global Learning XPRIZE competition

Published on 11th October 2017
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Keep stretching yourself: What Sahitya Akademi Award-winner Manu Pillai learnt from his years working with Shashi Tharoor

As the winner of the 2017 Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar award, an author and as someone who served as the Chief of Staff to Dr Shashi Tharoor, Pillai sure wears many hats 

Published on 10th October 2017
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Hear this: 1 in 4 children who have trouble reading might be suffering from hearing trouble. Get it checked NOW

The study found that children with repeated ear infections had difficulty with phonology and coupled with mild hearing loss can find it difficult to cope with the syllabus

Published on 9th October 2017
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Remote tribal pockets are home to this man who's changing lives one green idea at a time 

The social enterprise aims at creating a market across the eastern states for around 2,500 tribals. The members, mostly women, benefit when they are connected with role models 

Published on 25th September 2017
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British Council's Active Citizens programme is training individuals to take up responsibility and bring change in their own communities

The idea of  the programme is to inspire and build the capacities of individuals who want to be change makers in their community

Published on 2nd August 2017
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5.88 crore learners pass basic literacy assessment and certified as literate: Human Resource Development Ministry

Human Resource Development minister Prakash Javadekar said in the House that under Saakshar Bharat programme, around 7.92 crore learners appeared under basic literacy assessment

Published on 31st July 2017
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NCERT books to be available for all schools soon: Anil Swarup

NCERT books will be made available to students of all public and private schools for providing relief from buying them at steep prices

Published on 25th July 2017
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Introducing the desi Wolf of Wall Street: Vaibhav Pachisia   

That's right, meet Vaibhav Pachisia who started investing before you started college 

Published on 17th July 2017
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Educating young minds: This NGO takes initiatives to help the lesser privileged in India 

Global child development organisation, ChildFund empowers children by providing an integrated package of evidence-based programmes

Published on 14th July 2017
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ISRO head Kasturirangan; former IAS officer K J Alphonse Kanamthanam and more in the nine-member panel of the New Education Policy

A nine-member panel, formed by the HRD Ministry, will give a new form to India's education policy 

Published on 26th June 2017
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The Big Little Award invites nominations for its second edition 

The award honours the contribution of Indian authors and illustrators to children's literature

Published on 20th June 2017
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SAP India launches 'Code Unnati' to impart digital literacy

The initiative is a multi-year collaboration to impart digital literacy and drive employment-led software skills development for the underprivileged

Published on 15th June 2017
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Government forms special group to turn Kashmir into Kerala: To submit report on how to achieve full literacy within the year 

Kashmir government organises workforce to realise the dream of full literacy by the end of 2017

Published on 13th June 2017
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Here's how STEM Labs set up in Telangana will stem sinking numbers of girls in Science streams

Schools in Telangana will have STEM labs that will renew the focus on Maths and Science in a big way, despite fears that the IT sector will take a tumble in the years to come

Published on 13th June 2017
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The residents of a tiny hamlet in Odisha are indebted to this Goa girl for changing their lives. Here's why

Even though Ninoshka Dsilva lives in Goa now, her heart remains in Koinpur, a remote village. Read on to find out more about this young teacher’s journey to the hamlet

Published on 31st May 2017

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