Month: February 2018

Thursday Email – Our Students Get Their First-Ever Computer Lab In School!

Thursday Email – Our Students Get Their First-Ever Computer Lab In School!

Namaste! We love celebrating success stories of our students and teachers, but today we celebrate with you a success story that reminded us the power of the collective! Paranga Vidya Kendra, the school where we implemented Mentor India, is located in the outskirts of Magadi. […]

Paranga Vidya Kendra Gets Its First-Ever Computer Lab With 20 Laptops!

Paranga Vidya Kendra Gets Its First-Ever Computer Lab With 20 Laptops!

Paranga Vidya Kendra, which we always refer to as the Magadi Pyramid School, is one of the places where we implemented our school intervention curriculum, Mentor India. Since we first got introduced to the director of the school, Mr. Ramamurthy, and he showed us around […]

Thursday Email – Making Small Dents In This Big Universe!

Thursday Email – Making Small Dents In This Big Universe!

Namaste! This week, we have a very happy news to share with you. We, at KnowYourStar, have been featured many times in the media. In newspapers, personal recognition, online articles and so on. But this time, we were in for a surprise, when we found Jaideep Rao, […]

Thursday Email – Welcoming Fresh Waves In Still Waters

Thursday Email – Welcoming Fresh Waves In Still Waters

Namaste! In the last email, we told you that the endline assessment of the Brindavan Tent School is being analysed. Well, the wait is done, and we have the result data in hands! Words are less to express the joy we feel after seeing the […]

Student Intervention At Brindavan Tent School With Tarkeybein’s English Curriculum

Student Intervention At Brindavan Tent School With Tarkeybein’s English Curriculum

Last week, we wrote about what Sarala Ma’am, the teacher at Brindavan Tent School, had to say about the changes she’s seen in the kids and the entire school ecosystem after our student intervention program – Mentor India – during this academic year. (You can […]

KYS Retreat – Saying Yes To Rocking The Mentor India Boat!

KYS Retreat – Saying Yes To Rocking The Mentor India Boat!

The team met for a KYS retreat after what felt like ages! December and January have been months filled with a lot of activities and travels for all of us, and we finally managed to meet earlier last week. For the first time we started […]

Thursday Email – For Every Goodbye There Is A Hello! :)

Thursday Email – For Every Goodbye There Is A Hello! :)

Namaste! The month of February is here, and we’re still blinking as to when a whole month of January passed away! But the month did say goodbye by putting on an intense cosmic play last night when the evening sky was lit with the super blue […]

Behind The Scenes At The Brindavan Tent School – What A Year It’s Been!

Behind The Scenes At The Brindavan Tent School – What A Year It’s Been!

It’s almost the end of the academic year at Brindavan Tent School. It feels like it was just yesterday when we first walked to the little school and got to know the kids individually while conducting their baseline assessment. That was followed by a full […]