Category: Parents of Ekya

#ParentWorkshop: Storytelling with puppets by Ms. Swati Kakodkar

Puppets are a great way to not only engage and entertain but also to convey values and teach life skills. The students of Ekya experienced an energetic and fun-filled session of “Storytelling with puppets” with  Ms.Swati Kakodkar, Founder & Storyteller...

/ August 7, 2020

#ParentBlogger: How we have adapted to a more inclusive and collaborative parenting style!

Life during the Coronavirus pandemic has induced a family cocoon. We as parents have adapted to this new change as a more inclusive, collaborative parenting style. This style helped me take into account my son’s voice, commensurate with his developmental stage,...

/ August 7, 2020

#ParentBlogger: The Happy Us by Ms. Deeksha Dudeja

The last few months have been very different for almost everyone around the globe. No one could have imagined something like this, coming straight out of movies like ‘Pandemic’ becoming real. To start with, we thought it’s a matter of...

/ July 28, 2020

#ParentBlogger: Sihi’s Art Aquarium

Sihi Sumanth from Grade 1B from Ekya JP Nagar worked on an Aquarium art project during this lockdown time. Sihi has always loved animals from when she was a baby. She loves visiting petting zoos, sanctuaries, aquariums, and playing with our pet...

/ July 19, 2020

#ParentBlogger: Actual school to virtual school! A paradigm shift in the education system

The events of the past few months due to the COVID crisis have changed the world in many ways. The education system also had to face its impact. Many forward-thinking institutions have started with virtual schooling.  My daughter Sunidhi is...

/ July 13, 2020

#EkyaCommunityConnect- Together As One

The Community Connect Program was conceptualized and launched immediately post Covid-19 lockdown to support our students and their loved ones during a difficult period. Our dedicated staff worked around the clock to provide a plethora of activities to not only...

/ May 22, 2020

#StudentBlogger: Grounded by the Virus by By Prisheta Ravi Murugan

I’ve been confined to my home for almost three weeks now. But, I know there is nothing much I can do about it, so I decided to make the most of the situation and to look at the positive side...

/ April 2, 2020

#ParentBlogger: COVID-19: What kids need right now is to feel comforted and loved

As parents, we might be inclined to create a minute by minute schedule for our kids.  We might as well have high hopes of learning, online activities, science experiments. But here’s the thing, kids are just as scared as we are...

/ April 2, 2020

#ParentBlogger: COVID-19: On a Positive Note

COVID- 19. This is the word we hear most often nowadays. We keep checking the news to know the condition of our country and at the same time, we wish the number of cases will not increase. I can say,...

/ April 2, 2020

The Cornoavirus Lock down: Reflections from an Ekya Parent

Most Ekya parents like me were born in the 1970s, 80s, and 90s. These 3 decades in India witnessed profound economic growth. We grew up in an era that kept most of us far away from any shortages, lockdowns, wars....

/ March 27, 2020