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What attributes and skills are necessary for young people to make meaning of their lives and build self-learning pathways for success in the 21st century?

National Institute of Advanced Studies

  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 …

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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 …

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 …

Quest 2 Learn Summit 2017

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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 …

MasterCoach Graduation Ceremony

We are proud to share news of the MasterCoach Cohort III Graduation Ceremony that took place on May 7th, 2017! In Ahmedabad, Gujarat twenty-four trainers from MasterCoach Cohort III proudly stood on the stage to collect their diplomas certifying them as MasterCoach trainers – skilled and committed to build 21st century classrooms. The accomplished MasterCoach …

Parent Engagement Day

Frequently, we hold sessions for parents and students to talk to each other about career choices, ask each other questions and understand one another. In addition to academic, behavioral and emotional outcomes, parents are a major influence on their child’s career development and career decision-making. A considerable number of our students are the first in …