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Lockdown effect: Over 82 per cent children lost at least one mathematical, language ability during pandemic, finds APU study

Azim Premji University conducted a study in January 2021 to analyse the learning losses that students have suffered due to the long drawn break from physical classes

Published on 23rd February 2021
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Karnataka to reopen schools for classes VI to VIII on February 22

The decision was announced by the Minister of Primary and Secondary Education Suresh Kumar S, after a meeting with the Technical Advisory Committee on Tuesday

Published on 16th February 2021
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This young author's political potboiler will give you a taste of India's last quarter decade. Intrigued yet?

Author Fawaz Jaleel tells us about his debut novel and why he chose this particular genre 

 

Published on 29th January 2021
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Academic experts seek complete reopening of schools as many can't access online lessons

The experts pointed out that classes 10 and 12 have been fully open for a month and there have been no spike in COVID cases as authorities were following strict hygiene measures

Published on 28th January 2021
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The scientific tales that this lecturer from Hyderabad spins for children are fun, fact-based and fresh

Hyderabad-based Rohini Chintha's mastery over both Science and storytelling makes her particularly popular with inquisitive children. This is how she comes up with intriguing and interesting stories 

Published on 26th January 2021
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This network for MSEs can help create 56 million new jobs in 10 years. Here's how

Emphasising the need to help and scale up the existing micro-entrepreneurs the researchers proposed setting up a network for assisting them with the process

Published on 23rd January 2021
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How Karnataka's Mitti Cafe served over 6 lakh meals to the homeless during COVID-19 lockdown

Mitti Cafe has plans of expanding to Chenna, Mumbai and Hyderabad. We find out how they have been dealing with the Coronavirus pandemic and more

Published on 20th January 2021
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Azim Premji University announces admissions for undergraduate programmes to commence in 2021

Azim Premji University offers a diverse student cohort; need-based scholarships (full or partial waiver) and extensive academic support

Published on 2nd December 2020
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This duo is getting government schools to engage with their kids better and improve teaching. Here's how 

Vidya Vidhai Foundation is collaborating with government schools and low-income private schools across Tamil Nadu to improve the quality of education they are imparting

Published on 26th November 2020
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Here’s how this Bengaluru-based foundation’s gamified workbooks are making govt school children ‘sporty’

The objectives of fitness and exercise are achieved through this programme titled Race Around India launched by Sportz Village Foundation, which is based out of Bengaluru. Check it out and be amazed

Published on 26th November 2020
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Study finds 7 out of 10 Indian parents think there's no health risk if their kids go back to school

The study also found that teachers and parents are not happy the way classes are being conducted online — 90 per cent of the teachers said that they were unable to properly assess the students

 

Published on 17th November 2020
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Mahatma Gandhi is a timeless asset for India, relevant at all times: Bharatbala

In a conversation at Azim Premji University's Gandhi150 event to mark the 151st birth anniversary of the Mahatma, Bharatbala discusses his films on Gandhi and how he's relevant to us today

Published on 1st October 2020
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Goodbye, Mister Grammar Nazi: Why being obsessed with grammatical accuracy is not the best idea 

This is what transpired when Dr Albert P'Rayan started a conversation on grammar and communication on Facebook. He made a few provocative statements and the following discussion ensued  

Published on 13th September 2020
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Here's how the Gubbachi Learning Community is empowering kids of migrant workers in Bengaluru

Transforming the life of migrant labourers' children is the only motto of Gubbachi Learning Community and that is what they have been doing in Bengaluru for more than five years 

Published on 6th September 2020
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This two years fellowship by i-Saksham is changing the face of education for children in Bihar

Divya Sharma of i-Saksham tell us more about their fellowship programme meant to train youngsters who in turn teach other kids. This has helped them change the face of education in Bihar

Published on 6th September 2020

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