Open Study Center in Lucknow, India reaches 400 children weekly with educational programs

From Center management: “As Indians we come face to face with the reality of abject poverty. It is heart wrenching to see young children picking up rags from filthy trash to feed themselves. It is heart breaking to see kids as young as ten working day and night to make their ends meet. What started in 2013 as a weekend class for six to eight children from slums grew in three years to teaching more than 400 children six days a week with a proper…

Building Blocks India

As we about to commemorate 6 years of collaborating with Building Blocks India, we wanted to feature this amazing Project once more, as we’ve done over the years, and share their latest updates from Bangalore.  Building Blocks is an organization committed to breaking the poverty cycle in India by providing free quality education to underprivileged children who lack the opportunity to receive any form of instruction. Building Blocks follows a kindergarten program designed to give underprivileged children a good foundation in English language, arithmetic, general science,…

From Government School in a rural UTHUKKULI, TIRUCHIRAPPALLI, TAMILNADU, India

This is the only school in this rural location, in the province of Tiruchitappalli. An impressive 425 primary age children attending it, ranging from 3 to 10 years old. Some come from far to attend school. With hardly any educational materials available and classroom furniture consisting of a blackboard they were facing numeral educational challenges. Their goal was to introduce  systematic and engaging literacy instruction with Little Reader curriculum.  In each classroom, there are about 35-50 pupils who are benefiting with this program. Daily, they…

Helping Children in rural India to overcome literacy challenges

Recently we started collaboration with Thiruchirappalli Uthukkuli School in rural India. Thiruchirappalli Uthukkuli School is located in one of the most backward areas in Tamilnadu, India. Panchayat Union Primary School is an integrated unit of this high school running since 1990. Overall the school has 1092 students enrolled in 2016-2017. From the Principal: “Almost all the students are coming from the poorest migrant families living  hand-to-mouth. Most of the children come just to get stomach full lunch meal offered to them once a day. Since…

Little Darlings Toddler Programme (Relief Projects), India

Relief Projects India works to rescue unwanted babies, mostly girls, in West Madurai District, Tamil Nadu. In addition we are providing early education opportunities to physically challenged children at the baby rescue Home who are unwanted for adoption because of their disabilities. We have extended this early-education program to three village government crèches, as these crèches had no program or resources for the children in their care, and we have plans to add more crèches in the future. In the course of our work, we…

Building Blocks, India

[hide_featured_img] [youtube] [/youtube] Written by Daisy Sparkle English Programme We wanted to let you know that we are just flipped about the BrillKids reading program! It fits perfectly our needs! We’ve been doing LadyBird program so far, but it takes a lot of time and planning for teachers. The children that attend our Kindergarten have to learn English in the two years they are with us. So just showing them words and then reading books was not sufficient in itself. We needed more interaction, pictures,…

Shiksha Ki Shuruat Learning Centre, India

About the Shiksha Ki Shuruat Learning Centre, India [clear] At Start Early – Shiksha Ki Shuruat learning centre, we provide pre-primary education for underprivileged children with the goal of creating a comprehensive learning experience for underprivileged children that is on par with the contemporary educational standard of today. We are currently working with 40 children, with ages varying from 3 1/2 years to 5 1/2 years of age. Our school facilitators consist of 4 teachers  along with 2 administrative staff members. [Show slideshow] [pink]Shiksha Ki Shuruat Learning…

Joy of Parenting Workshops, India

Jessy Naidu, Founder of the Workshop Series The Early Education for Every Child Foundation is working with Jessy Naidu, a specialist in educating pregnant women and young parents on joy of parenting and the benefits of baby brain development. [Show slideshow] Jessy Naidu offers pre-natal and post-natal education seminars to interested participants in her locality in India. After attending her Joy of Parenting programme, many pregnant women reported to have had normal birth deliveries. Jessy also offers workshops for children, using BrillKids’ Little Reader and…

Hydergarden Matriculation School, India

[hide_featured_img] [youtube][/youtube] Written by Thasleem Begum, Principal This magical kit has brought a revolution in the teaching and learning methods in the Pre School , Kindergarten and Primary Section of our institution. More than the playground the Audio visual room is the favourite place of our children. Please visit our website at www.hydergarden.com for a comprehensive look at our goals and activities. PRE-SCHOOLERS: are with us for only 3hrs and they thorough with the categories in the first semester such as Parts of the body (Head), Colours, fruits,…