• Art- The tool to transform

    Art- The tool to transform

    Pathshala is a Non-profit working for the education of underprivileged kids. We adopted a municipal school in Surat from 2008 to 2022, where we conducted activity-based camps, strengthened the basics of kids struggling in primary school, and tried to reduce dropout rates. We then helped the kids move to private schools after 8th grade and…

  • Extra-curriculars are not extra

    Extra-curriculars are not extra

    “What has been the life-changing moment for you?” “I was asked to host our annual function at the last minute. All my friends and their parents were in the audience. They all clapped and cheered for me, and for the first time, I had the confidence that I could be someone.” – Anand Parmar Anand…

  • Rethinking Educational Spaces: Beyond the Classroom

    Rethinking Educational Spaces: Beyond the Classroom

    The school buildings in India strike a big resemblance to jails. It’s high time we start investing in physical spaces for a conducive learning environment. Here are a few examples where alternative spaces have created wonders.