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Quest 2 Learn Summit 2021 Some conversations were complex, some were very simple and honest. Each conversation was insightful. Quest2Learn is our community’s effort to build a new education-skilling sector that is inclusive, adaptable, and truly thriving.  Students, educators, sector practitioners, design thinkers, researchers, technologists, govt. representatives and social impact investors dived into valuable conversations …

The consultant shall closely work with the Self-Employment team to build a strategy and operation plan for self-employment thematic area of Quest Alliance. The primary emphasis on work readiness, training for self-employment, emerging business opportunities and access to financial resources to sustain the business models. Type: Short Term ConsultancyStart date: 10th January 2022Finish date: 7th …

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Hiring | Short-term consultant: Developing strategy and operational plan for youth self-employment

The consultant shall closely work with the Self-Employment team to build a strategy and operation plan for self-employment thematic area of Quest Alliance. The primary emphasis on work readiness, training for self-employment, emerging business opportunities and access to financial resources to sustain the business models. Type: Short Term ConsultancyStart date: 10th January 2022Finish date: 7th …

Quest Alliance and State Street Collaborate To Provide Skills Training For Youth

This project provides training to 400 VTI students between the ages of 18-25, with women constituting around 30% of the group. It aims to equip young learners from marginalized communities with essential 21st century skills and core employability skills that will enable them to integrate and confidently navigate the labour market.  The curriculum uses a …

Accenture, Cisco, J.P. Morgan and Quest Alliance extend collaboration with Ministry of Skills Development & Entrepreneurship

Each year, over 2.5 million students enroll into ITIs across India. The skilling program focuses on 21st century skills required in the modern workplace, and includes modules for digital literacy, effective communication, workplace readiness and advanced technology skills. In 2019, the Directorate General of Training (DGT) signed a year-long memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Future …

Announcing Call For Proposals: Survey For Voices From The Ground

Quest Alliance, Breakthrough and Pratham anchor the Life Skills Collaborative’s Voices from the Ground track. This track focuses on transforming learning ecosystems to empower young people with skills to thrive. The objective of the collaboration is not just the incremental changes but fostering deep transformation beyond school, including higher education and livelihood systems. The Life …

Announcing Call For Knowledge Partnership: STEM For Girls India

The intent of the program is to build agency in young girls to make informed life and career choices, and to introduce them to STEM as a career pathway. Gender, 21st century skills, life skills and coding are at the core of the program. This is being implemented through two models: (i) directly by Quest …

Quest 2 Learn Summit 2021

Quest 2 Learn Summit 2021 Some conversations were complex, some were very simple and honest. Each conversation was insightful. Quest2Learn is our community’s effort to build a new education-skilling sector that is inclusive, adaptable, and truly thriving.  Students, educators, sector practitioners, design thinkers, researchers, technologists, govt. representatives and social impact investors dived into valuable conversations …

Quest Alliance Joins The Scratch Education Collaborative

Last month, the Scratch Education Collaborative (SEC) brought together organizations from 13 countries around the world. Participants discussed topics ranging from the importance of building trust with program participants to the power of Scratch as a storytelling tool. Quest Alliance is the only Indian organization part of the Scratch Education Collaborative, alongside 40 other global, …

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 …