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As the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted education with closures of schools and other educational institutions in April 2020, educators around the country were in need of means to help their students stay connected, access resources and continue their learning. We began weekly masterclasses to aid educators and facilitators to transition their classes online wherever possible, and …

We released a working paper titled Self-Learning: Concepts, Principles and Strategies on June 11th, 2021. The paper encourages nurturing a self-learning mindset, as a potential way forward to close the gap between the aims of education and what is practiced. We interviewed educators, learners, and practitioners, compiled our learnings from the last few years, and …

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Working Paper — Self-Learning: Concepts, Principles and Strategies

We released a working paper titled Self-Learning: Concepts, Principles and Strategies on June 11th, 2021. The paper encourages nurturing a self-learning mindset, as a potential way forward to close the gap between the aims of education and what is practiced. We interviewed educators, learners, and practitioners, compiled our learnings from the last few years, and …

Quest Alliance And Wells Fargo Partner For Skills Training In VTIs

The skills program, which runs throughout the year, will provide training to 1,300 VTI students from marginalized communities, with women constituting at least 40% of the group. It aims to equip young learners with essential skills as well as a self-learning mindset that will enable them to build and confidently navigate their careers in the …

Quest-Accenture-Cisco Consortium To Empower 1.5 Million Youth in ITIs

  The consortium — also known as the Future Right Skills Network — with Accenture, Cisco and Quest Alliance is set to train 1.5 million youth for the digital economy. The in-classroom program will deliver more than 240 hours of training to impart skills for digital literacy and fluency; workplace readiness, including creative problem solving …

Career Conquest | Winner of Core77 Design Awards 2019

Career Conquest is a set of 36 interactive mobisodes (mobile-episodes) that equip young people with the mindset, skills and knowledge to craft fulfilling careers for themselves. They empower the learners to own their professional journeys by developing a foundational understanding of their own self and work possibilities of the future. The target user group for …

Capgemini To Power STEM and Coding Education In 5 States

This project, named MyCode, will be implemented for one year in 50 schools across Gujarat, Karnataka, Odisha, Tamil Nadu and Telangana under the Secondary Schools Program. At the core, MyCode is designed to equip students with 21st century skills, a STEM mindset and career exploration skills needed to be able to make informed life decisions …

Announcement: The Loss Of Our Esteemed Colleague And Friend, Abhijeet Mehta

  Abhijeet passed away unexpectedly this week and will be sorely missed by everyone here. Those of us who have been fortunate enough to know and work with Abhijeet have lost a dear friend and an inspiring mentor. Abhijeet’s genius, diligence, courage and leadership were overshadowed only by his exceptional compassion and long term commitment …

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Quest Alliance and IBM Partnership for STEM for girls

  Quest and IBM believe that the disparity today of women in STEM careers can be reduced dramatically if tens of thousands of girls across India are given an opportunity to explore and experience the power of coding their own projects, using coding as a means for self-expression and engaging with volunteers from IBM who …

Our Strategic Plan 2019-2023

A new year has lined up new opportunities to transform learning ecosystems through education technology, capacity building, and collaboration. Learnings cumulated over a decade have shaped our approach to learners, educators, institutions, governments and civil society organizations. To reinforce our commitment, we’re amplifying our work, advocacy and scope.For the next five years, we will empower …