An interview with Usha Rani from New Indian Public School, Bangalore

I started the school leader role without any prior experience of running a school. My school is a family enterprise and I had taken the responsibility from a relative. However, I found myself being overwhelmed and lost as I had no mentor to guide me. With zero exposure and only a little connection with other…… Continue reading An interview with Usha Rani from New Indian Public School, Bangalore

‘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?