‘It’s more than just a school’, these are the words of one of our supporters who visited Hunar Ghar for the first time in April. Amit Chadda is a teacher from London, who spent time with our local team, helping to develop a teacher appraisal system to help with our teachers’ professional development. Here he shares his experience of being at Hunar Ghar…
Our School Administrative Manager Imrana Khanam is working with our partner Adhyayan as an external assessor for their school reviews. She has been involved with five school reviews so far and features in their recent newsletter alongside Ajeet Sangia, our Education Co-ordinator at Hunar Ghar and one of our teachers, who has also become an Adhyayan Assessor. Here Imrana shares her experience of getting involved and what she has learnt… Read More
In April, our Standard V students sat compulsory state board examinations in Hindi, English, Maths and Environmental Science. They have just received their results. All 34 children who sat the exams have been awarded ‘A’ grades as an average grade score of all their subject results. This is a phenomenal achievement and true reward for the hard work of the children and their dedicated teachers, Pushpa Dama (Hindi), Parakash Kasota (Hindi), Shantilal (Maths), Kailash Cindal (English), and Bhuvnesh Kumar (Environmental Science). Read More
Creative fun is an integral part of Balwadi at Hunar Ghar. In line with our Balwadi Social Vision, we strive to build an environment in our classrooms where our youngest students can explore their creativity and become active learners through simple, yet fun-filled activities. In this blog, our Balwadi lead Pankaj shares the details of one such activity being conducted inside a Balwadi classroom.
Khyali Vyas our School Administrative Manager shares when the cheering and shouting was loudest during our recent Hunar Ghar School Sports Day. There were so many participants and games that the event actually ran over two days! Read More