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Social Emotional Learning workshop with Apni Shala

By India, Teacher Training
Hunar Ghar emphasizes on giving the best tools to the teachers that can empower them to make a child learn effectively and creatively. A wholesome education is the one which gives children life skills, a problem solving ability and a balanced temperament apart from just progressing on the prescribed curriculum.

Apni Shala, an organization working towards improving Social Emotional Learning(SEL) in children, conducted a two-day workshop with teachers at Hunar Ghar. Read More

Hunar Ghar June Orientation 2017

By Teacher Training
A June Orientation was organised for the teaching and non-teaching staff of Hunar Ghar between the 19th and 29th of June in Udaipur. The dates for the Orientation are just ahead of the new academic year that begins with an enrolment period at Hunar Ghar at the start of July. It is a nice opportunity to have everyone from Hunar Ghar in one place for 10 days and through different sessions discuss (a) the new initiatives in the school in the coming year, (b) new concepts and (c)  ideas from everyone on making improvements. Here our new Chief Operating Officer, Sanjiv Ray, shares an overview of the sessions that took place… Read More

Balwadi Teachers’ reflection exercise

By Balwadi, Education, Teacher Training
We believe that the Balwadi (pre-school) years are extremely formative years for children. We have developed a Balwadi Social Vision which contains clear developmental objectives to help get pre-school children at Hunar Ghar school-ready. Our Balwadi Lead, Pankaj Khatik, works closely with our Balwadi teachers to help them ensure our Balwadi children are making appropriate developmental progress. Pankaj writes in this blog about a new reflection exercise started for the Balwadi teachers that enables them to share their experiences, to learn from each other and to create new ways of engaging children in class.

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