Fellowship – Bhumi Fellowship

Equality vs Equity

  • fellowship
  • June 13, 2022
  • 3 min read

Equality vs Equity Author: Parvathy E V The blog talks about why both equality and equity are important in promoting student outcomes and respecting the diversity in a classroom. “Miss, why are you late for class today? We should come to school on time, right?” a child asked me one morning when I was late […]

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The Art of Fundraising

  • fellowship
  • June 9, 2022
  • 4 min read

The Art of Fundraising Author: Monika Thangavelu On the day my fundraising campaign was out, I was excited but equally nervous. The target was 1,35,250/- and I had only 15 days starting from Oct 15th. This was my first experience of an online fundraiser. “What can I do to achieve this target?”, was the one […]

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Communication Bridge

  • fellowship
  • June 9, 2022
  • 4 min read

Communication Bridge Author: Oindrila Ghosh As a fellow from a different state, the language barrier is the most prominent obstacle blocking a connection with the children. While this felt like the biggest struggle for me, I realised that my children are making an effort for me as well. Explore how we are both trying to […]

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One Step at a Time 

  • fellowship
  • June 6, 2022
  • 4 min read

One Step at a Time Author: Neelanjana Varanasi As I stand at the close of another term, I’m still seeking answers. One question leads to another. I guess the thrill of it lies in unearthing new questions each time! An entire school year and one year of the pandemic gone by, time indeed flies. With […]

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Can I tell you a story?

  • fellowship
  • June 3, 2022
  • 4 min read

Can I tell you a story? Author: Manasa Mohan As much as story narration to children caters to child development, listening to their stories caters to more. I want to create a space in my classroom where children feel heard, children feel unjudged and empowered. “Miss, can I tell you a story about my grandfather?” […]

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Being the Change

  • neha singal
  • January 21, 2021
  • 4 min read

The last of human freedoms – the ability to choose one’s attitude in a given set of circumstances. Viktor Frankl We as a country and generation as a whole are more aware and ‘woke’ than ever before. We have access to information at our fingertips in this age of the internet and information which begs […]

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Going Around the Path of Learning Together: Part 2

  • neha singal
  • January 16, 2021
  • 5 min read

You can find Part 1 on this link: https://fellowship.bhumi.ngo/going-around-the-path-of-learning-together-part-1/ Here is the account of  the other 3 Bhumi fellows on the Learning Circles recently conducted by the Fellowship Team:  Charlene Judith Pereira With every new day and every session, the Bhumi Fellowship teaches me something new. The learning circle in December served as a point […]

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Going Around the Path of Learning Together: Part 1

  • neha singal
  • January 16, 2021
  • 4 min read

 2020 saw the biggest education crisis in the history of mankind. It is hard to imagine another moment in history when the central role of education in the prosperity of our country is so obvious and well understood by the general population. This is an opportunity to chart a vision for how education can emerge […]

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Every child deserves every chance; No child should have their chances limited by poverty. Educational inequality and inaccessibility to education have been a persistent concern. Working towards addressing them during the normal times have itself posed serious challenges. Imagine, working to bridge the gaps in the educational system during the times of COVID-19.  Since March, […]

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