RISE school partnered with AID India (Eureka Child) through its Eureka SPARK (Skill Progress through Assessment and Remediation for Kids) Program to ensure that every child attains age appropriate arithmetic and language skills. AID India brings abundant experience of working with large government and educational institutions and has helped improved reading and mathematical skills of students at different grades. Equipped with their processes and tools, our teachers have worked towards making every child in our school attain their grade-appropriate skills.
Schools of Equality
RISE India Trust in partnership with Schools of Equality implemented an activity-based gender equality training program to enable students to examine the concept of equality, power and injustice in the context of gender and its attendant issues including class, religion, sexuality, disability and caste. Facilitators engage students and help them articulate their views on equality and social justice using multiple modes of expression. The program helps students understand social stereotypes, inequality, different forms of social injustice and its impact. Students identify different ways to stand up and speak out against various forms of social injustice. Students are then encouraged to conduct street plays where they use theater, dance and music to share share their personal stories, classroom conversations and learnings with not only their parents but also the community at large.
Pratham Education Foundation
RISE partnered with Pratham Education Foundation and utilized a methodology CAMaL (Combined Activities for Maximized Learning) to train our teachers. The training focuses on helping teachers find innovative ways to improve basic reading, writing and math skills of students.
English Learning Foundation
English Learning Foundation (ELF) is a social enterprise for the promotion of English language learning in India. The goal of this program is to get children to read English fluently. At RISE, children from Kindergarden are part of this program and utilize ELS Video applications via IPADs to learn English starting with simple letters and progressing to reading sentences and short stories.
Qrius Learning Initiatives
Qrius helps RISE school teachers with powerful teacher training programs that increase the depth of learning that takes place in classrooms.
Firki (Teach for India)
Fikri is an open-source, free, online teacher-training portal which focuses on the why and how of teaching used by teachers across India. Through online learning, in-person training, 1-1 coaching and classroom observation and feedback, Firki helps teachers at RISE identify their strengths and leverage them to build an effective practice, leading to improved student outcomes.Our teachers get trained in modules like Lesson Planning, Independent & Guided Practice, Assessments, teaching values, etc.
Vedantu is a live online tutoring platform that uses technology to bring together teachers and students, living in different parts of India, on a single platform to enable live learning between them. Vedantu's technology enables teachers to provide LIVE teaching to students in an interactive manner using whiteboard, audio and video technology and is very optimized for low bandwidth conditions perfect for rural schools like RISE. RISE uses Vedantu to supplement those classes that local teachers at the school find hard to teach students. This helps both students and teachers understand these topics better.