Are your children bad at academics? Well, that could be a stress for you. Have you been chiding them and pushing them harder? May be, its time you reconsider your decision and let them progress naturally rather than the rote learning system.
Have you heard of alternate schools? No? Then know now!
What are alternative schools?
Alternative schools provide alternate methods of learning that does not give much importance for exams and a rage for 'passing' or 'scoring.
How is it implemented?
This learning system provides a majority of practical learning in the curriculum. Up to class 9, students need not face examination. Instead they are exposed to a range of activities like sports, arts, music and trained to question everything, grooming their reasoning and thinking skills.
Where to find alternative schools?
Here are a set of five alternate schools in India that you must look into for a whole new perspective to child nurturing!
The School, KFI
The School KFI strives to create and sustain an atmosphere of learning so that children, in the words of J Krishnamurti, may "flower in goodness".
Besant avenue, Adyar,
Tel: +91 - 44 - 24915845, 24465144
Centre for Learning
CFL is a community of students and adults interested in learning about ourselves and our relationship with the world. This learning involves not only academics and other life skills, but also a deeper exploration about our emotions and thought processes and the way we respond to the challenges of life.
2, Good Earth Enclave
Uttarhalli Road, Kengeri
It is based on Rudolf Steiner's Subjects are revisited several times, but each new exposure affords greater depth and new insights.
Sloka, the Hyderabad Waldorf School
Inspired by Rudolf Steiner, this school follows the curriculum of international schools and is affiliated with CBSE for its class 10
Door No 8-2-293/82/A
Plot No 281 K, Road No 10 C
Opp. Diamond House Lane
Jubliee Hills, Hyderabad India 500 033
Tel: +91 40 23545206
+91 40 65994510
Prakriya Green Wisdom School
Prakriya Green Wisdom School is founded by KNA foundation. Its education focuses on ecological needs and nurturing children in harmony with nature. It is affiliated to CISCE, New Delhi and IGCSE, UK.
Location: New Delhi
No. 70, Chikkanayakanahalli Road,
(about 7 km from HSR Layout)
Phone: 91-80-28440925/ 91-80-28441172