Lend A Hand India

February 8, 2021
I was on an official visit to Pune as Secretary, School Education, Government of India during 2017. Raj Gilda, co-founder of ‘Lend A Hand India’, had been after me for a while to visit one of the schools run by the organisation to impart vocational education to high school students. Despite wanting to, I had […]

Kaivalya Foundation

February 8, 2021
Anil Swarup Settling into my new avatar as Secretary, School Education, my quest led me to different states, interacting with institutions, people and processes. I knew that a huge change was needed to take public education to the next level. I also knew that the change could only come when all players collaborate through a […]

RightWalk Foundation

February 8, 2021
Anil Swarup Despite some outstanding work being done by a number of officers and institutions in the field of school education, the State of Uttar Pradesh has been known for all wrong reasons. I was visiting Lucknow in the year 2017 as Secretary School, Government India to discuss an action plan for the State. The […]

Peepul

February 8, 2021
Making abundant use of public-private-partnerships, Peepul has made significant strides in its efforts to overhaul the image and quality of government school education in India There had been repeated requests from the founder of Peepul to visit the Municipal Corporation School at Lajpat Nagar, New Delhi but I was busy travelling around the country to […]