Category: Ekya Community

“The Things Kids Say” – by Ms. Kavitha Mandana, Ekya Learning Centre

The best part about book readings at schools is the surprise element. No two readings are ever the same, and kids invariably pick up on things that we adults think of as totally unimportant. For an ‘Expert Talk’ a few...

/ August 1, 2018

The ‘YES’ behind each ‘NO’ – Ms. Mathangi Rajasekaran, Teacher At Ekya School JP Nagar

How often have you received a NO for one or more of these questions or requests? Several times? What do we start feeling when the ‘door’ of ‘No’ is closed on us? Our feelings open up — embarrassment, anger, sadness,...

/ August 1, 2018

Grandparents’ Day At Ekya JP Nagar

A grandparent is someone with silver in their hair and gold in their hearts… Grandparents are your partners in crime, someone who helps and loves you unconditionally. Someone who lets you do so much more than what your parents allow....

/ July 24, 2018

The Art of Pencil – Poem by Ms. Sribaghya S, Teacher at Ekya School BTM Layout

The Art of Pencil Penned by Ms. Sribaghya, English Teacher at Ekya School BTM Layout, The Art of Pencil takes a step back and looks into the perspective of a pencil and its role of creating the art around us....

/ July 18, 2018

Is Science Education Aimed at Churning Out Professionals and Earning a Hefty Pay Cheque? [ Parents of Ekya Feature ]

Understanding Science education in today’s context: Is it just to churn out professionals and earn a hefty pay cheque? By Dr. Rakhi Roy, Parent of Rishit Roy, Grade V, Ekya ITPL. Every parent aspires the best for their child, be it...

/ June 19, 2018

Women of Ekya – Celebrating International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is annually observed on 8th March – a day of recognizing and celebrating women around the globe, the values they bring as individuals and as part of a community, highlighting the challenges and struggles each one of...

/ March 8, 2018

Exploring Design Thinking at Ekya Schools

What is Design Thinking? Design, in its most common use, is understood to describe an object or an end result. Design Thinking, on the other hand, is an action. It is a protocol or process used for solving problems, discovering...

/ February 15, 2018

Working at Ekya Schools – Mousumi Choudhury

As educators, we need to constantly ask ourselves – “How are we helping our students learn better?” A passionate educator who embodies the spirit of a lifelong learner, Ms. Mousumi Choudhury engineers the Mathematics program at Ekya for Kindergarten to...

/ February 14, 2018

5 Tips to Have Great Dinner Conversations with Your Kids

It’s half past 8 in the evening and Neema’s children have just settled around the dining table. Eight-year-old Aryan is glued to his tablet, streaming videos off YouTube in between his irregular bites while his sister Dhruti, has her mind...

/ February 12, 2018

Working at Ekya Schools – Ahlada Sudersan

“We need to prepare our students for the demands of the future.” Having started her career as an Electrical Engineer, Ms. Ahlada’s passion for Computer Science brought her to Ekya Schools. Today, she designs the Computer curriculum for Grades 1...

/ September 11, 2017