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India Chief Operations Officer joins

By Administration

We are developing and growing our team in India.  Sanjiv Ray joined us earlier this month as our new Chief Operations Officer (COO). He will be working closely with our team, providing leadership and support as Hunar Ghar becomes one of India’s most inspiring schools, proving that excellence in education is possible in a resource poor rural area. 

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Being an Adhyayan Assessor is fantastic!

By Education, India
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

Capacity development of teachers at Hunar Ghar

By Education, Exposure trips, India, Teacher Training
As Educate for Life transitions towards greater systematisation at every level, continuous capacity building of teachers remains a priority. One of the ways through which we aim to achieve this is through interactions and knowledge sharing with external experts. The visit by Amrita nair and Mayuri Golambde from Apni Shala, a Mumbai-based organisation that helps teachers integrate life-skills in every classroom, was one such step in this direction. In order to assess the needs of teachers, Amrita and Mayuri not only had classroom observations but also one to one discussions with them as seen in the picture above. Hunar Ghar principal Chandrakant Sharma shares his thoughts on the ongoing engagement with Apni Shala.

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