Learning to learn values
    May 30, 2013

    For quite a few months, I have been dwelling on this thought on how to teach values to children (through ILP's MDLS program we work a lot with High school children and hence that was the focus area). No, I am not an epitome of good values which gives me the right to teach someone values (by the way, no one is an epitome of values and nobody should teach values and I will come to that in

    This is no ordinary 71%
    May 21, 2013

    Second PU results came out last week. One of the girls, Pragati (Name changed) , supported by ILP scored 71%. Everyone at ILP was extremely happy at the achievement. Even NDTV came over to cover her as part of their series on education. Surprised? And wondering why a girl, who scored 71% marks, became this significant, when the first rank student in Karnataka probably scored 98% or more.

    10th Standard results of our 'Puraskara' students
    May 16, 2013

    Tenth standard results came out last week and this year (2012-13),  9 students of our ILP Puraskara scholarship program appeared for SSLC and their results have been heartening and inspiring. We had a 100% pass percentage with 3 First class, 3 Second class and 3 pass class.

    Visit to Gubbi- Session on Environmental Awareness- Jan 29th 2013
    April 14, 2013

    Kids assemble in the Gubbi Learning Center on Sundays, from the nearby villages some as far out as 18 Kms. The subject matter for today’s session was Environmental Awareness. In the spirit of keeping the sessions participatory, the day kicked off with a quick warm up session with kids sharing their ‘guri’ or goal in life-

    Increasing enrollment rates - "Anugoonj Education Program"
    March 23, 2013

    (Written by Usha Thothathri, ILP Volunteer)

    The Anugoonj Education Program, jointly organized by Mahila Samiti and ILP is showing encouraging results with increased enrollment and consistent attendance in the Chhatarpur District in Madhya Pradesh.

    ILP-IRCDS brings authority, community and children together for Education
    March 16, 2013

    (Written by Shikhar Agarwal)

     This blog talks about how ILP and IRCDS, are working in the Tiruvallur district in Tamil Nadu, India to help in child education - challenges being faced and accomplishments till date.

    From Newspaper Delivery Boy to Entrepreneur!
    November 06, 2011

    The story of the struggles and success of one boy supported by ILP.
    I remember him as a boy with a perpetually serious expression. Purushotham stood out from the rest of his group because of his fluency in English and his conversational skills. He was only thirteen years old at the time when he first became associated with ILP.

    Merry Christmas from the children
    December 14, 2009

    (Posted by Kiran, Volunteer, ILP Bangalore)
    India Literacy Project supports a community library for children in Yeshwantpur, Bangalore, India. Our Bangalore chapter volunteers conducted a drawing and painting session based on the theme of the upcoming Christmas festival on Dec 13th 2009 at the Sunnadagoodu library.