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National Institute of Advanced Studies

Launched at our annual Quest 2 Learn Summit, The Learner is our first annual publication that explores diverse areas of learning from research studies to impact stories of young people throughout India.

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Central Square Foundation Partnership

Quest Alliance entered into a new partnership with Central Square Foundation to work towards the integration of an employability skills curriculum in the school system for students in grades nine through twelve. The State Council of Education and Training (SCERT) in Delhi has approved the curriculum that focuses on English Communication, Life and Career Skills, Workplace …

Navigator Training

  We held our first training of trainers in Bengaluru as a part of our new partnership with Dasra and Bank of America. The focus of the day-long training was to introduce our toolkits to our trainers, to hold sessions on the importance of women’s employability and to cover the basics of facilitation. The twelve …

Digital Literacy Boot Camps in the North East

MyQuest ran a three-day boot camp in Kohima, Nagaland to train youth with critical digital literacy skills for the 21st century. The Microsoft-YouthSpark boot camps comprised sessions on digital literacy and introducing youth to programming concepts through Quest’s customised Scratch programming toolkit as well as basic HTML programming to create websites for local businesses.  The …

The Learner Publication

Launched at our annual Quest 2 Learn Summit, The Learner is our first annual publication that explores diverse areas of learning from research studies to impact stories of young people throughout India.

MasterCoach Is Open For 2017 Applications

  The MasterCoach program is inviting applications for 2017! MasterCoach is a 5-month online certification program that is aimed at building 21st century trainers.  The MasterCoach program is designed to support trainers and educators in their professional growth by building skills, peer network, and accessing teaching tools that are unique and can be customized to …

Building Model Clusters and Schools

  As part of the Anandshala program in Samastipur, we are collaborating with Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) which has brought a multicultural group of 17 volunteers from Britain and India to help build model clusters and schools.  Technology as a strategy has been deployed in these centres where tablets, battery-operated projectors and speakers are being …

Career Day at NVTI in New Delhi

Career Day is an opportunity for students to showcase all they have learned and researched. The students of the National Vocational Training Institute for Women in Noida held Career Day recently held their own Career Day. Career Day is a part of a youth employability project run with Bank of America-Merrill Lynch and Dasra along …

The Hub

  Getting great tools into educators’ hands is an important part of delivering on the promise of quality education for every student. Our newest offering, The Hub contains tools that empower educators to engage with blended learning strategies, materials and networks to comprehensively develop 21st century learners and build their social capital. The Hub contains …

Anandshala Selected as one of the Best Practices in Education by Ministry of Rural Development

  Under the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana by the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), Anandshala was selected as one of the top 100 best practices in Education in the rural development sector.   MoRD identifies successful micro-level initiatives and developmental practices across rural India so that they can be brought into mainstream deliberation and wider adaptation. …

Quest Learning App Pilot

The Quest Education Technology team along with its technology and design partners have been conducting a pilot of the Quest Learning app, an interactive Android app to get facilitators and students on board for anytime, anywhere learning. The app design and development is being supported by Accenture and LinkedIn for Good.  Over the past month, we have …