Category: Education

Transforming Education in India–IDCA Dialogue

Wednesday, August 5, 2009 Transforming Education in India–IDCA Dialogue Please visit: www.idc-america.org/activities.php and then click on Discussion Forum to see Education Forum. Also visit Learning Center for many articles and reports on this subject.

Dear Supporter

Sunday, August 30, 2009 Dear Supporter, The Alpha Foundation’s 12 IRS formal schools and 5 bridge schools are gaining its momentum in all the campuses. While the classroom teaching and the focused input continues, this month, children took part in a range of co-curricular activities. Activities and competitions are held regularly in all the schools … Continue reading Dear Supporter

Dear friends

Sunday, August 30, 2009 Dear friends, Greetings! Smile on the faces of Pooja, Aarti, Yamlesh and hundreds ,of rural girls like them, has been possible, due to the support, from many of you to Pardada Pardadi Educational Society (PPES). Thanks for being part of PPES family.Thanks for being the doers and changemakers. In order to … Continue reading Dear friends

Reforming Secondary Education in India–A Blog

Sunday, August 30, 2009 Reforming Secondary Education in India–A Blog log on to: www.wsj.india.com and when WSJ page opens click on the Rural India Button on a top row. On the rural India page, in the right column click on Discuss rural India button. On the discuss page there is Rural India button in the … Continue reading Reforming Secondary Education in India–A Blog

PRIA Education Distance Learning Courses

Sunday, August 30, 2009 PRIA Education Distance Learning Courses Registrations Open for PRIA Education Distance Learning Courses on Developmental Management Studies Ms. Martha Farrell Director PRIA Continuing Education & PRIA 42, Tughlakabad Institutional Area New Delhi -110062 India Ph: +91-11-2996 0931 / 32 / 33 Fax: +91-11-2995 5183 Email: education@pria.org Web: www.priaeducation.org See our YouTube … Continue reading PRIA Education Distance Learning Courses

News and Information for K-20 Educators.

Sunday, August 30, 2009 News and Information for K-20 Educators. Click here for valuable Information. http://www.eschoolnews.com/emails/esntools/esntools082609.htm Hope you find it yuseful. Please shar eyour comments. Thanks.

Education Policy— A Tribune Debate

Monday, July 27, 2009 Education Policy— A Tribune Debate http://www.tribuneindia.com/2009/20090722/edit.htm#6 Education Policy — A Tribune Debate Another way to teach Children must learn without stress by Manish Jain More than any of the specific policy proposals, Kapil Sibal’s willingness to open a national dialogue on education outside the halls of elite commissions is to be … Continue reading Education Policy— A Tribune Debate

Reinventing Education — A special Report-San Diego School District

Tuesday, September 22, 2009 Reinventing Education — A special Report-San Diego School District If you’re having trouble viewing this email, you may see it online. http://www.eschoolnews.com/emails/eSN/092209SpecialReport.htm Reinventing Education: As schools nationwide examine new federal priorities, San Diego unveils a five-year plan to transform the way students are taught. Read this FREE special report and you’ll: … Continue reading Reinventing Education — A special Report-San Diego School District

eschoolnews- Latest Technology News and Resources

Tuesday, September 22, 2009 eschoolnews- Latest Technology News and Resources If you’re having trouble viewing this email, you may see it online.http://www.eschoolnews.com/emails/esn/latest_news.htm This week’s top 3 news headlines: Microsoft motivates innovative teachers 1-to-1 computing in the spotlight SchoolMAX cited in back-to-school nightmare Top 3 online resources this week: Grants & Funding Educator Resource Centers Free … Continue reading eschoolnews- Latest Technology News and Resources

Alpha Ripples from Alpha Foundation

Thursday, October 1, 2009 Alpha Ripples from Alpha Foundation Dear Supporter The Alpha Foundation’s IRS children always exhibit high team spirit and sportsmanship. This month, the children were busy with sports and interschool competitions, which is the best way to get rid of excess energy and reinforce team spirit. IRS Nandanavanam organized a Running Race … Continue reading Alpha Ripples from Alpha Foundation

kuruom Vidyalaya-the-power-of-one-in-a-billion–Earthzine Magazine-Aug.

Thursday, October 1, 2009 kuruom Vidyalaya-the-power-of-one-in-a-billion–Earthzine Magazine-Aug. Dear Friends and Colleagues, I am providing a link below of an article that just appeared on a rural development work I have been involved in. There are several such works being carried out by people in India, people of Indian origin in India, and other people throughout … Continue reading kuruom Vidyalaya-the-power-of-one-in-a-billion–Earthzine Magazine-Aug.

What is Real Education?

Saturday, September 15, 2007 What is Real Education? AN ILLITERATE’S DECLARATION TO THE LITERACY PREACHER by Shri Dayal Chandra Soni First Published in 1996 Translated and Adapted from Mewari by Shri Dayal Chandra Soni and Vidhi Jain ABOUT THE AUTHOR Shri Dayal Chandra Soni was born in 1919 in Salumbar, a small town in Mewar, … Continue reading What is Real Education?

The End of Schooling? Paths to Learning-Ron Miller

Thursday, February 18, 2010 The End of Schooling? Paths to Learning-Ron Miller Holistic Education Column — Ron Miller– Paths of Learning The End of Schooling? Thursday, February 18, 2010 The End of Schooling? Paths to Learning-Ron Miller Holistic Education Column — Ron Miller– Paths of Learning The End of Schooling? Modern culture has entered an … Continue reading The End of Schooling? Paths to Learning-Ron Miller

Global Education Dialogue–Wide Angle-PBS 9/09

Thursday, February 18, 2010 Global Education Dialogue–Wide Angle-PBS 9/09 I am pleased to share the following link on an education Program that was broadcast last September. You will find it informative and inspiring to do something to transform education in India to held eradicate poverty in India and beyond. http://www.pbs.org/wnet/wideangle/episodes/time-for-school-series/full-episode-back-to-school/272/ Please review it and share … Continue reading Global Education Dialogue–Wide Angle-PBS 9/09

UNESCO Education for ALL Global Monitoring Report 2010

Thursday, February 18, 2010 UNESCO Education for ALL Global Monitoring Report 2010 You may like to read the UNESCO 2010 Global Monitoring Report of Education For All Campaign under MDG at the following links. Summary 42 pages http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001865/186525E.pdf Full Report 525 Pages http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001866/186606E.pdf It will be nice to hear your thoughts on this especially as … Continue reading UNESCO Education for ALL Global Monitoring Report 2010

Home Schooling? What do you think?

Sunday, November 13, 2011 Home Schooling? What do you think? http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/13/magazine/my-parents-were-home-schooling-anarchists.html