Innovations

Healthy Students, Better Learners

Healthy Students, Better Learners

There’s an old saying that a healthy mind resides in a healthy body. It has also been scientifically proven that nutritious food is directly related to children’s intellectual development. Any deficiency of vitamins or other nutrients can not only affect their physical health, but also their concentration, comprehension, and retention of learning. Through the activity presented in ‘Healthy Student, Better Learners’, teachers have found an engaging way to foster health and hygiene habits in students.

Creation of enquiry-led self-learning environment, Improve learning outcomes and decrease learning gaps, Increase involvement of parents in their child’s education
Self Learning

Self Learning

Self learning is a necessary life skill for effective lifelong learning and, if developed from an early age, children are able to enhance their learning capability as well as develop better decision-making, planning and execution skills. The purpose of the activities described here as part of ‘Self Learning’ innovation is to encourage students to be self-motivated, self-sufficient learners who know how to gain and apply knowledge in any area.

Improve learning outcomes and decrease learning gaps, Improve motivation levels among teachers, Improve student enrolment/attendance and reduce drop-outs rate
Human Values

Human Values

The true role of education is to teach a person how to ‘use’ knowledge. The students may know and remember accurately all the facts on a subject, but can they really discern what is good for them, the society and humanity? This section on ‘Human Values’ talks about how teachers can motivate their students’ to build strong character, so they grow up as not just good citizens, but also good thinkers and leaders.

Inculcate the deeper human values in teaching and learning
Improving Attendance

Improving Attendance

Students’ attendance has remained a consistent challenge in government schools in India. Despite being enrolled in the school, many students frequently miss their classes due to which government schools continue to fare poorly in the learning outcomes. To reverse this trend, the innovation ‘Improving Attendance’ presents child-centric ways of not only motivating the students to attend school, but also of providing them continuous support so they are not deviated from their focus on education.

Improve learning outcomes and decrease learning gaps, Improve student enrolment/attendance and reduce drop-outs rate
One Nation, Many Languages

One Nation, Many Languages

There are many languages and dialects in our country. Due to language difference teachers and students are unable to understand each other’s point, and both have to suffer. To overcome this language barrier, teachers have adopted ‘India One, Language Many’ innovations.

 

Creation of enquiry-led self-learning environment, Improve learning outcomes and decrease learning gaps, Improve motivation levels among teachers
Children’s Parliament

Children’s Parliament

Along with the textbooks, personality traits is another major thing that is taught in a school. The innovation, ‘Children’s Parliament’ plays a key role in developing management ability and leadership skills in students. This innovation helps in co-curricular operations of the school and issues such as discipline, quality of education, health and hygiene.

Improve learning outcomes and decrease learning gaps, School Management
Learning Through Games

Learning Through Games

It is often seen that students begin to fear subjects like Mathematics and Science. If these subjects are taught through games, kids will be able to assimilate the topics better.

Creation of enquiry-led self-learning environment, Improve student enrolment/attendance and reduce drop-outs rate, Inclusion of children with special needs in mainstream schools
Art and Craft for Holistic Development

Art and Craft for Holistic Development

A child’s curiosity develops as soon as he starts to learn and understand his surroundings. The curious mind then starts learning by doing and explores various dimensions of art and craft, if given proper attention. Along with that, the innovation also paves way for self-esteem and discipline that leads to holistic development of the child.

Improve learning outcomes and decrease learning gaps, Improve motivation levels among teachers, Inclusion of children with special needs in mainstream schools
New Age Teaching Techniques

New Age Teaching Techniques

Despite numerous facilities and incentives provided by the government, students don’t agree to pay attention to studies and continue to miss out school. With the help of ‘New Age Teaching Techniques’, students not only developed interest in learning but also started to come to school regularly.

Improve learning outcomes and decrease learning gaps, Improve motivation levels among teachers, Improve student enrolment/attendance and reduce drop-outs rate
Children’s Newspaper

Children’s Newspaper

Self-expression is one of the essentials that a kid must learn. A weekly/monthly newspaper run by the school give wings to their imagination and they get a better understanding of their own skills, potential and interests.

Self-learning environment