Why Abhyasa Vidyalayam in Vijayawada is the very definition of wholesome learning
Students do not carry heavy books to school, have a games period and at least one co-curricular activity each day!
Recrafting Indian education
Will our children thank us for equipping them well for a future that is unclear?
Course helps Gadchiroli tribals know their forest rights — and win a diploma
Learning how to measure their land, mark boundaries, draw up lists of forest produce and plan secure livelihoods based on these.
Meet Taukeer Alam, the school dropout who has become one of Uttarakhand’s top birders
He handles field equipment with ease, enters field data in computer, analyses video footage of woodpeckers, initiates nature clubs in villages...
आदिवासियों की उम्मीद है आधारशिला (in Hindi)
यहां हाथ से काम करने, आसपास के परिवेश और समाज से सीखने पर जोर दिया जाता है
An alternative school in rural Kerala is teaching tribal children life lessons
Gothrathalam school aims at preventing Dalit and Adivasi students from being isolated
Ecologies of Hope and Transformation: Post-Development Alternatives from India (2018)
The stories in the book challenge inequality, ecological damage, centralised governance, and the currently dominant model of development.
Sonam Wangcuk - winner of Magsaysay award
It’s not a conventional school, but a place to pursue practical, environmental, social and traditional knowledge, values and skills.
What would a thriving rural space look like?
Understanding that the more important role of the pond was to recharge underground reservoirs and if the water stays longer more will percolate...