Tag Archives: Education

Job Opening: Founding Executive Director – India School Leadership Program

About EdVillage
EdVillage envisions a world where all children, regardless of their socio-economic status, have access to a high quality school that prepares them for higher education and a productive and fruitful life.

Target India presents grants to NGOs

Target celebrated the spirit of community giving last week when team members volunteered for various activities and events planned as part of the company’s International Giving Program. More than 180 children participated in various competitions at Target India…

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Educational opportunities in Azim Premji University

Azim Premji University is set to launch its three full-time Masters program in Education and Social Development sector. All the three courses currently offered would be ideal for Bachelors degree holders with interest in social change more specifically in elementary…

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Azim Premji University set to roll

Azim Premji University (APU), a visionary venture into the field of Education and Social Development is set to commence operations starting July 2011. The university is set up with an aim for “actively connecting the world of higher

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Indicorps 2011 Fellowship Application Now Available

Indicorps, an innovative nonprofit based in India, offers Fellowships for people of Indian origin to implement sustainable grassroots development projects with community-based organizations. As an intense, total-immersion leadership program, Indicorps encourages individuals to explore their role as a…

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Operations Director with Vidya Grants

Vidya Grants, a seed funded Chicago-based social startup, crowd-sources funds for students that are on the risk of dropping out of school.  Vidya Grants started ground operations two months ago and have their pilot under way.  They have…

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Teach For India – Because every child deserves an excellent education

This post is written by Ankit Vyas, Teach for India Associate.

There is nothing more satisfying than having the opportunity to directly impact the lives of 50 children individually through education and the sense of…

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Development Trainees

Only 45% children in Rajasthan in Std. V can read Class II level text (Source – ASER 2009)

Read Rajasthan is a 3 year initiative to change this!

On 23rd august 2010, Government of Rajasthan has signed a MoU with…

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[TC-I Call to Action] Be a force of positive change in the education system through Escuela Nueva

Escuela Nueva India is a social hybrid organization (for and non-profit) with the goal of a creating large-scale improvement of quality of basic education through the implementation of the Escuela Nueva Model. Since 2006, the Indian government has…

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Firing the hungry spirit of rural children

Academics who attended the recent Indian Science Congress wholeheartedly agreed that the standard of science education across India is appalling. That shouldn’t surprise anyone. In 2008, the National Knowledge Commission recommended that attracting and retaining talented…

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