Development of School Leaders in India: Concerns and Challenges

– By Dr. Swaleha Sindhi PH.D. Introduction The need for a systematic approach to school leadership development in India has become significant in the context of the government policy initiatives in support of Right of Children to free and Compulsory Education Act (2009), the right to quality education, and other educational reforms. The realization of these initiatives…… Continue reading Development of School Leaders in India: Concerns and Challenges

‘Going beyond schooling: Rediscovering the meaning of Education’ with reference to the Gandhian model

– by Ritika Chawla, Curriculum Head, ISLI  Education as we know it Education in today’s world is a comparative between conventional or the so-called English education and an alternative form based on revolutionary ideas such as Nai Talim, provided by Mahatma Gandhi. There is a considerable role of education in who we are and what…… Continue reading ‘Going beyond schooling: Rediscovering the meaning of Education’ with reference to the Gandhian model

Early Childhood Education: Are we there yet?

– By Rahul Raina, City Programme Manager, ISLI Hyderabad On a cold winter morning in Hyderabad, while on my way for a monthly school visit to one of our ISLI schools, I happened to pass by another colourful school building. Curious, I leaned inside to see a group of Nursery school children, sitting in a…… Continue reading Early Childhood Education: Are we there yet?