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The founder of Teach For India says what exactly is wrong with today's education system 

Shaheen Mistri, founder of Teach for India opens up about the various ills of the present education system at The ThinkEdu Conclave

Published on 14th March 2017
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Tablets which teach and need no popping

Turning subjects into games is ConveGenius with its tablets, but not without facing hurdles of their own

Published on 31st March 2017
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Riches to rags: Here's the story of a teacher who gave up a lucrative job and decided to teach the children of poor fishermen

Juanita John decided to quit working in private schools and decided to work in some of the most deprivation-hit areas of the country — reaching affected kid

Published on 26th May 2017
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Udta Punjab: Punjab Govt apes Teach for India, calls NRI grads to volunteer to teach in schools for a year

The Punjab state government plans to launch a series of intiatives to elevate the educational standards of the state, which Amarinder Singh descibed as broken and in bad shape

Published on 20th June 2017
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Spreading a million smiles: This initiative unites NGOs to educate children through other children

The 300 Million Challenge, started by an alliance of NGOs and corporate houses, aims at helping children read and write with the help of other children from 17 states

Published on 28th July 2017
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What could a 74-year-old have in common with someone who's 26? We talked to two teachers, generations apart, to find the answer

This Teachers' Day, we take a look at how much has changed in the education sector in the last few decades and how different it is to be a teacher today

Published on 5th September 2017
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Two Bengaluru-based engineers are making schools a better place for the students and the teachers. Here's how!  

Santosh More and Khushboo Awasthi go the extra mile with their NGO — Mantra — to help the students study better. This includes adopting schools, building libraries and even playing Santa Claus

Published on 29th August 2017
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Remember Mathew Jose aka the 'Paperman'? He just got an invite from Barack Obama

You probably know that Mathew Jose is synonymous with his start-up Paperman. here's the next big thing that he's doing - he's been invited to meet Barack Obama at his Town Hall

Published on 29th November 2017
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This TFI fellow kills gender disparity in Hyderabad by fusing frisbees with theatre!  

The students of Siddhartha High School learn lessons of gender disparity a little differently than regular children — and it's all thanks to Sashank Vissa's awesome new curriculum

 

 

Published on 7th December 2017
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A fellowship with ALC will teach you all there is to know about social entrepreneurship 

Access Livelihoods Consulting India Ltd's two-year fellowship encompasses both theoretical and practical aspects of running a social enterprise   

Published on 17th April 2018
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TFI opens internships for college students, here's how you can apply

Intern with Teach for India, Chennai this summer - Explore teaching little ones from Grade 2 to Grade 8 for 45 days and develop your personal leadership skills through your internship

Published on 11th May 2018
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This start-up helps the economically weaker sections to be aware of government schemes

Aniket Doegar, founder of Haqdarshak talks about how the platform helps citizens get access to schemes and services that are meant to uplift them

Published on 14th May 2018
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How three TFI fellows have helped Govt School kids in Chennai talk their dads out of alcoholism

The trio started a community centre called Vidiyal where they teach academics, arts and help them initiate conversations about alcoholism

Published on 26th June 2018
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The Book House in Delhi has 30,000 books to offer for just Rs 10

While their offline channel of distribution wherein NGOs come over to The Book House to collect books is functioning well, they have recently launched an online channel

Published on 8th November 2018
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These IIT-M students made over 400 desks for Govt school kids reusing discarded cardboard

The students at IIT-Madras have already distributed desks to seven government schools in the city and they have plans for expansion of the initiative

Published on 26th December 2018

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