IL&FS Education & Technology Services Limited (IL&FS Education) is the social infrastructure arm of Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS), a leading financial Institution of India, mandated to look after Education, Employability and Employment (3Es) initiatives, around which the business canvas, including large scale Public Private Partnership initiatives, has been designed.
As a writer, interviewing people from different walks of life is a part and parcel of one’s assignment; however, as interesting as it can be, it is also challenging – different people, different approaches. One such ‘assignment’ led me to ‘interview’ Vagish Jha – a gentleman, whom I had met fleetingly at previous occasions too. It was not just the gift of the gab that he was endowed with, but as little as I felt he spoke, he just, by far always, managed to ‘communicate more in less’ – a boon in today’s world, where almost everyone wants to be heard, not matter what it takes. So, when the day was set for a ‘tete-e-tete’, I was keenly looking forward.
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The world of teaching has seen a paradigm shift; technology, which has spiraled change in most of the domains, has also impacted the domain of education. The requirement of the day, as we move away from the chalk and talk method, is for blended learning, and this does not only apply to learning a language, but to almost every subject under the sun.
Learning a language is not just acquiring a lingua franca, the associated grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and structure of sentences; nor is it just acquiring the listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. It goes way beyond that ~ understanding the associated culture of the country that particular language has stemmed from.
K-Yan, short for Knowledge Vehicle is not only a multipurpose device but a solution, which helps transform pedagogy from mere transmission to a facilitator of transformation.
Geneo is an app developed for different types of learners with customised features and mentorship
Why is learning a language important? We all know the answer. This skill, when acquired, opens a plethora of opportunities, be it in the personal or professional domain. A language is not just learning how to read, write, listen and speak, in whatever order, but to understand the culture that the language stems from. One of the most common languages, English, has seen a paradigm shift in teaching and learning experiences over the years.
A learning centre is imparting literacy to ragpickers at the Ghazipur landfill site, bringing glimpses of life in the mainstream and hope for a less grimy future
India’s Companies Act 2013 (Companies Act) has introduced several new provisions, which change the face of Indian corporate business. One of such provisions is Corporate Social responsibility or CSR. The concept of CSR rests on the ideology of give and take (excerpt from source: article by Mansukhlal Hiralal & Company, mondaq.com, as accessed on 25.05.2018). The activities that can be done by the company to achieve its CSR obligations include many such, which fall under the umbrella of SDGs or Sustainable Development Goals.
With approximately 65% of India’s population below 35 years, the country boasts of large human resources reservoir, which when tapped could lead to stupendous growth. However, the important question, which needs urgent redressal is whether the balance between education, employability and employment is being struck? Newsletter from Jaipuria School of Business covers some inspiring journeys of Skilled Youth.