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Personalised Learning Program

  The issue Classrooms in India today have an extremely high teacher to student ratio, sometimes ranging as high as 65:1. In this scenario teachers act more as facilitators and cannot provide the much-needed individual attention to students. For K-5 students who are building foundational skills in literacy and numeracy, such attention is critical to ensure that they develop a strong grounding …

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Our Teaching Assistant Manju and Her Journey to Join Zaya

Through its Teaching Assistant (TA) program, Zaya is striving to empower low-income women to start careers in education and simultaneously serve children from their own communities. TAs receive training on classroom management, blended learning pedagogies, and the Zaya platform. After their initial training, TAs tie up with schools to manage tech-enabled labs where children come to use the Zaya platform …

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Meet our SIM – Abhijeet

We met our School Implementation Manager (SIM) from Mumbai, Abhijeet Yadav, over coffee and asked him to tell us a little bit about his background. He shared some interesting tidbits about his earlier years of schooling and graduation in the Pink City of Jaipur as well as his move to Mumbai to do his Post Graduation in Marketing and International Business. Speaking of …

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Learn Shift India 2013 – Preeti Singh

Preeti Singh, is currently an editor of two magazines– BBC Knowledge and Home & Design TRENDS Worldwide Media. With experience of over 15 years in media industry, Preeti has worn many hats during her career. Preeti is a double graduate in English literature (DU) and the Korean language (JNU). She has a Masters in Philosophy (LSR, DU) and has studied …

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An overview of LearnShift India (2013)

LearnShift India (LSI) brought together a range of innovators, leaders, entrepreneurs and educators in education and technology to encourage ideas for collaborative solutions to India’s troubled education system. The event lured in a crowd of 54 attendees, in addition to the 13 notable curators, speakers and panelists. LSI 2013 offered a variety of captivating speakers, pioneering suggestions and dynamic discussion. …