Octavium Music Academy, founded in 2013 in Bangalore, has a current student strength of 350. Housing a new age academy, performance space and a pro recording studio that has live band recording capability, Ocatavium is considered a holistic music centre to fulfil everyone’s aspirations. Mr. Kedar Nayak is the Founder and CEO of the organization.
The school was started in April 1992 by Child Education Society with 180 students initially. Currently, there are 2,583 students on its rolls. The school is managed by Shri Nikhil Channa and Ms. Asha Prabhakar is the principal.
Cocomoco Kids is an educational games start-up based in Kalkaji, New Delhi. Armed with a background in digital advertising, Priyanka Prabhakar partnered with Shitij, an Engineer running an eLearning content firm. Their shared love for Travel and Geography resulted in Cocomoco Kids which makes travel inspired games, maps and DIY activities for kids in the age group 2-12 years.
The Heritage School, established in 2001, is an international day-boarding school based in Kolkata. It is a unique endeavour of the Kalyan Bharti Trust to recreate the ancient Gurukul tradition of India. The school offers a variety of curricula ranging from the national ICSE and ISC to the international IGCSE and IBDP. Seema Sapru is the current Principal.
Anand Niketan Shilaj Campus, established in 1996, is an Ahmedabad-based, English Medium, Co-Educational School affiliated to ICSE and ISC Board. Lamiya Shums, the current Director of Anand Niketan Shilaj has been associated with the Anand Niketan group of schools for over 11 years now. We offer combination of Academics, sports and extracurricular activities.
BGS National Public School was founded by Pontiff His Holiness Jagadguru Sri Sri Sri Balagangadaranatha Swamiji of Adhichunchanagiri Math, who over the past has strived hard to promote educational institutions of international stature. Sri Adhichunchanagiri education trust is running over 350 educational institutions including Medical and Engineering colleges. Sreekala G Kumar, associated with the school for the last ten years, is the current School Principal.
The Deens Academy, located in Whitefield, Bengaluru, was founded in 2006 and has Ms.Shanthi Menon as Founder Principal of the school for the last 11 years. The English-medium school offers a very conduce learning and teaching experience for students and teachers with its sprawling acreage, landscape, quiet neighbourhood, spacious buildings, ventilated classrooms apart from greenery all around. It aims at developing each child into a unique individual with great skills and aptitude.
Shree Sarasswathi Vidhyaah Mandheer, Mettupalyam, Tamil Nadu, started as a play school in 1988, has evolved into a major educational institution with more than 2100 students and 190 staff members. The institution follows CBSE syllabus and offers education through English medium. Santhakumari has been the principal of the school since 2008.
Bishop Cotton Girls’ School, located in Bengaluru, Karnataka, works towards empowerment of girls, gender equality and achieving greater heights of excellence. The school teaches students not only academics but also to assess the society and emerge as confident young women. Dr. Lavanya Mithran has been associated with the school since 2015 and focuses on the security of the girl students.
Vaels International School, headed by Principal Ms. R. Meenakshi, is a unit of VELS Group of Institutions, a premier educational group in Tamil Nadu which runs 12 educational institutions Chennai, since 1992. Vaels International School is affiliated to the ICSE Board and also offers IGCSE from Grade III. The school is located near the sea front at Injambakkam, a suburb of Chennai on the East Coast Road.
Meeta Sharma is the Principal of the school associated with the institute since April 2016. The school is deemed to be a premier institute for girls’ education in the region. Activities like “Round Square, MUN, and The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award” to develop internationalism.
Ms. Manisha Lilani, is currently a librarian cum teacher in The Vatsalya School, Pune. She has done her B.Sc in two subjects and has 15 years of experience in teaching Maths and Science subjects. She has worked in Mumbai for 5 years and since then she has been teaching in Pune. She had just then done her Diploma in Library Science as part time course and she accepted the offer from the school to work as librarian and a teacher for Science and Maths.
Kendriya Vidyalaya, located in Samastipur, was established in 1981 and comes under the KVS, New Delhi and caters “to the educational needs of the employees of Samastipur division.” Wards of local people and state government employees are admitted here. The school is known for offering high quality education and setting the pace for progress.
Purti Special Education School, based in New Delhi, was started in 1996 as a school for children with learning difficulties and children who are diagnosed as slow learners. It is headed by Ms Ravinder Arora, who is the Director of the school.
Asmi Gandhi has been the Head of the Pre-primary section of Ahmedabad based Olive Green Kids School since 2006. The school caters to children in the age-group 1.6 years – 6 years. Ms. Gandhi elaborates, “Pre-school education sector is facing the problem of trained teachers. Anyone who has time wants to do job in a pre-school. We should have training centers for teachers and appoint only trained teachers, or a person who is well experienced for at least 5 to 7 years.
DIRTBOOTS ADVENTURE, a Kolkata based company consisting of young and experienced trekkers and campers, organises environmentally responsible trekking tours and adventure travel in India. The idea of Dirtboots Adventure was conceived with an aim to promote adventure tourism in an environmentally responsible way.
Mr. N. Basheer Ahamed, Inventor, Chairman and Managing Director of Indian Abacus Pvt Ltd, Chennai, who has rich experience in Abacus based mental arithmetic skill development program started the company in 1999 which has spread its wings Pan-India now.
Pallavi Singh, a Hindi Teacher based in Mumbai focuses on Hindi Lessons for Foreigners, a one-of-its-kind initiative in India that’s aimed at training the expat community in Hindi. Pallavi has taught over 650 expats, exchange students and also a few celebrities like author and historian William Dalrymple, actor Jacqueline Fernandez, Canadian opera singer Natalie Di Luccio and Australian actor-model Lucinda Nicholas. Pallavi is affiliated with the diplomatic missions of countries like Canada, Australia, Spain, and Belgium, and serves as their on-board Hindi tutor.
Hermann Gmeiner School, a co-educational school based in Varanasi since 1990 is a child centered/care based school managed and run by SOS Children’s Villages of India, New Delhi. Mr. Paul P. V. has headed the institution since 28 June 2007. Affiliated to CBSE, the primary focus of the school is to care for abandoned and needy children.
Cascade Montessori was started in January 2011 in Chennai with just two children, as their parents wanted something different from a traditional school. Later, the name of the school began to spread and more kids started joining. The motive behind starting the school was to help children to learn freely without fear. Vidya Shankar started the Education space after completing her AMI Montessori Elementary Diploma.
Little Flower Public School, based in Bangalore is affiliated to the CISCE Board. Dr.Mrs. B Gayethri Devi, associated with the school since 2001, is the current Principal.She strongly feels that in the era of Artificial Intelligence it is a must for all to be technologically driven to be at par with the world.
Jawahar Vidya Mandir, a co-educational English medium school based in Ranchi, is affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi and is managed by Jawahar Vidya Mandir Education Society, Ranchi. The school is headed by Mr. A.K. SINGH whose 38-year-long association with the school bears testimony to his passion for the school. Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the iconic Indian Cricketer as the alumnus of the school is a leading light for the sports persons of the school
Sneha Shikshana Samsthe, located at Sullia along the belt of the scenic Malnad region was established in 1996 and has grown over the years giving quality education at primary and high school levels, says Jayalaxmi Damle, Principal. The school is for education in regional language at foundation level as it believes that learning becomes complacent and effective in Kannada.
Set in Colaba, Mumbai and founded in January 1943, Campion School is one of India’s leading schools for boys. Campion School follows ICSE Board and is currently headed by Paul Machado as its Principal, who has been associated with the school since 2003. The vision of the school is building Excellent Human Beings who will make a positive difference to society through competence, conscience and compassion.
Neelam Singh, says that in this dynamic world, a teacher must keep pace with the changes happening all around to be a better guide for his/her student to face the challenges of their lives which Sunshine teacher does and prepare students for the better life and career.
Norina Fernandes, the Principal of the school, is a committed educationist and encourages “meaningful learning experiences that encourage students to dream large and most importantly to allow their passion for learning to grow and develop.” She has been with Lilavatibai Podar High School since 1992.
Sonam Wangchuk runs an alternative school in Phey, 13 kilometres from Leh, for about 60 students a year who fail the school board exams. The Students’ Educational and Cultural Movement of Ladakh (SECMOL) alternative school coaches the 16-year-old students and also enables them to learn by applying their minds.
Pravin Godkhindi is 1st Indian Flutist to perform on the 8 Feet contrabass flute. He is a top ranking artist in Hindustani Bansuri, by Akashvani (AIR). He is the 1st Indian to represent Bansuri at the World Flute Festival held at Mendoza Argentina. Pravin received National Awards for Films Beru & Vimukthi.
Mother’s Public School, situated in Bhubaneswar, is the “first Day-boarding school” started in 1992 to help the working mothers. The school, headed by Ms Poly Pattanaik is affiliated to CBSE and is focused on providing curriculum-based education and also emphasizes on co-curricular activities along with moral spiritual values
Fundamentor, functioning from Bangalore, is an innovative web application meant to enhance the verbal, quantitative, creative thinking aptitude and data inference talents among school children. About 16,000 people use the product in India and Singapore. The main target of the program is school students to help them develop their skills in math, English, logic, and creativity.
Scuba Love is located in Mumbai where children undergo pool training and get dive-ready for a Scuba-diving holiday! Scuba Love is a PADI and SSI dive resort and center that organizes trips to the “most fascinating dive destinations in the world”. The organization has two dive resorts in the islands of Havelock and Neil, Andamans, India.
QtPi is a Bangalore based Robotic start-up involved in making innovative child-friendly robotic kits which help children build robotic prototypes. The company was founded by Jaison Leon, Raghunath Are and Anto Jerlin. The QtPi robotics kit consists of Arduino based main board, sensors, actuators, building blocks etc. They also have a mobile app
Founded in 2000, Gyan Ganga International School, Jabalpur has Dr. Rajesh Kumar Chandel at its helm
as Principal. Dr Rajesh Kumar Chandel feels that the education system offers so many streams but the students are confused about the future prospects. It is high time to restructure the system to suit the need of the century.
“Every girl has the right to determine her own destiny.” It is this motto, Ecole Globale International Girls’ School in Dehradun, Uttarakhand was started with, on 14th April 2012. The school believes that “individual choices matter and as such has been designed to offer an infinite range of opportunities for every student to explore her innate capabilities in every sphere.” Ms. Nandita Sahu is the principal of the school.
The school follows CBSE curriculum from IX-XII and DAV Curriculum from Pre-School to VIII. As a trendsetter of Inclusive Education, the school has facilitated the upliftment of the underprivileged since 1984. Heemal H Bhat, whose association with the schools dates back to 1993, has been the Principal since 2015.
PNC Cognitio (PNCCS), established in 2016, is an International school based in Whitefield Bengaluru which was started with an aim to be a school that has an Indian mission with a global vision. Headed by Kalpana Mohan as its Academic Director, the school follows the Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE), a department of the University of Cambridge, London. PNCCS is built on the famed Finnish model of education, considered one of the most innovative and effective pedagogies in the world.
The Heritage School, Vasant Kunj, headed by Dr. Sunita Swaraj as its Principal, has carved a niche for itself
for its academic reputation and infrastructure apart from its concentration on students who need special care and those who are from economically weaker sections of society.
Vidya Devi Jindal School, a leading girls’ residential school in Hisar, Haryana, was founded in 1984 and offers a unique rounded education to help students pursue their dreams to succeed in future. Shalini Mehrotra has been associated with the school since 1984 and has been the School Principal from 2015.
Priyanka Khandelwal Gupta, an engineer by qualification, a serial entrepreneur and zealous Training Consultant in Life Skills, is the founder of Progressive Edge, a Pune based pre-school with centres in Baner and Koregaon Park. Ms. Gupta says, “90% of the brain develops by the age of 6. Early years of life is the time when we learn the most basic activities of life.
A Bangalorean, 61 year old Sarla Minni, better known as Kahaniwali Nani to 10,000 eager listeners sets a perfect example that if you have a vision and a will and can use the modern technology wisely you can definitely do wonders. Her stories have now become immensely popular
Scottish High International School in Gurgaon is unique in providing quality education through practical and application based teaching. An ISO certified school, it maintains high quality of safe and healthy environment. Sudha Goyal has been the Principal of Scottish High International School for the past ten and a half years.
Established in 1989, Ambalam is a premier institution in performing arts and wellness. eAmbalam is its online college for music, dance, yoga and guided meditation. Founded by the husband-wife duo T.V. Ramprasadh and Indira Kadambi, Ambalam is based in Chennai. Their latest programme, Life Art Education, spearheaded by the artistic couple, is geared towards teaching Life skills to school students.
Samik Ghosh, the Principal, has been associated with the school for the past two years and is committed to “nurture young adults who will be catalysts for positive change both nationally and internationally.”
Shaiju Cheriya Kummeri, former Vice President of the American Bank, J P Morgan Chase, is the Co-Founder & CEO of Parent Eye – a school mobile app connecting parents, teachers and the school administration. The app instantly communicates regular relevant information directly to parents on their mobile devices. It also provides access to schools news, events, examinations, sports activities and so on.
Eckovation, located in New Delhi, is a social learning platform founded in July 2015. The team is passionate about connecting students, educators, peers, corporations, and workers to enable dissemination of knowledge and information and to offer high quality education and skill development to students.
Genext Students, Mumbai, is India’s No.1 Hybrid Tutoring Platform and has the benefit of combining private tutoring with technology enabled learning. It's a platform which helps parents and students find the best suited home tutors.
Satya Special School is a Pondicherry based non- profit organization working with the differently abled population from the age group of 2 month old babies to adults as old as 40 +. Bindu Modi, a Clinical Psychologist & Therapist by profession is the President of Satya Special School.
Jubilee Hills Public School Hyderabad was founded 30 years ago by Philanthropies who wished to provide education to the society. Mr. Mukund states, “Our school’s vision is to provide qualitative education to one and all. As a chairman I would like to have trained faculty, world class infrastructure with latest technology and most important disciplined children."