Why is Career Guidance and Counseling Important?

Why is Career Guidance and Counseling Important?

The Annual Status of Education Report 2017 ‘Beyond Basics’, popularly known as ASER focused on the preparedness of youth in the age group of 14-18, with respect to their ability to lead productive lives as adults. About 1 in every 10 Indians is

2020-08-09T22:58:53-07:00August 8th, 2020|User Blogs|

ILP Career Guidance – A Pathway beyond academics!

“This Chart gives me HOPE! I always feel I am not capable of doing much, but this session gives me confidence. I never knew there are so many opportunities and courses available”. Somesh[1] resonates the sentiments of the 12 boys of Class X, on the session on Career Guidance by their Counsellor, who

2020-02-26T05:16:22-08:00February 26th, 2020|User Blogs|

2019 Year in Review – ILP Projects Round-up

By Sumita Jayaraman & AL Rangarajan

ILP has always focused on a multi-pronged approach to educating children that covers schooling (both enrollment and retention), learning (quality of education) and earning (career guidance and counseling).  And additional criterion which we use to identify projects and areas of work is the need-based approach to bring education

2020-02-23T21:08:02-08:00February 23rd, 2020|User Blogs|

A Trip to Educate and Get Educated

This trip was an eye-opening experience in many ways. Having spent considerable time as a volunteer and projects coordinator behind the scenes, it was an incredible experience to witness the execution front on the ground. This trip served as a personal milestone, both as a volunteer and a contributor to the program to

2019-12-21T07:04:16-08:00November 1st, 2019|User Blogs|

Valuing Children’s Perspectives and Participation

250 children of 12 to 18yrs were gathered at the venue. Both girls and boys from diverse socio-economic background. They represented International schools to Central Board, State Board to NGO run bridge school for mainstreaming child labour. While some wore school uniforms, others were in casual daily wear. A few children with physical disabilities &

2019-11-05T03:34:50-08:00October 26th, 2019|User Blogs|

ILP Relay – A Tale of Passion and Endurance

Starting January for the past 20 years or so, troops of people block out their Saturday mornings for runs and walks. One would think they are just like many others who made New Year resolutions to exercise regularly and often more. This is a very special group and the commitment does not last a few

2019-10-27T02:14:58-07:00October 26th, 2019|User Blogs|