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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

Supporting teachers in rural India

By Education, India
In many schools across rural India teachers receive very limited support.  As a result they often have low morale, lose motivation and are frequently absent.  We have witnessed this first hand in the area where we work in rural Rajasthan.  Spot checks at four local government schools have revealed that teachers are only present 25% of the time. Read More