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Since the very first #Quest2Learn summit, we’ve prioritized the participation of stakeholders from across the spectrum in the education and youth employability sectors. This edition too brought together 260+ outstanding social impact innovators, investors, educators and learners, to take a deep dive into what’s working and what’s next, locally, regionally, and globally.       “Everything currently …

  For the past year, we have empowered 6,300 girls in Bangalore, Hyderabad and Delhi with coding workshops and an orientation to careers in STEM. 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 …

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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 four …

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 …

Strengthening Government ITIs in Tamil Nadu

In 6 locations across Tamil Nadu, the MyQuest team based in Chennai held three-day sessions to train the trainers of Govermnent ITIs. The training was packed with intensive sessions based on knowing who the student is, interesting debates on careers, practical classroom demos, and interactive activities such as storytelling, energizers, group discussions, learning life skills …

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 support …

Training in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

In Phnom Penh in Cambodia, we conducted a 4-day training session with Digital Divide Data (DDD) on Life Skills, Facilitation and the use of the Digital Life Skills Toolkit. Six trainers from Digital Divide Data participated from three countries: Cambodia, Laos, and Kenya. The objective of the training was to give participants an orientation to Quest’s approach …

Children Learn About Democracy

In the first week of May 2017, the students of schools across the Samastipur district of Bihar exercised their democratic right of electing their school heads among a number of candidates. The excited students stood single file as they entered the restricted polling zones one by one to cast their votes for the student body …