Career Guidance

Calcutta International School: Leader in Career Guidance

Calcutta International School (CIS) is a reputed international school located in Kolkata. It was established in 1953 by Ms Barth for catering to the education needs of children of the British expat community. However, over the years, the school has transformed into a leading educational institution, known for its academic rigour and extracurricular.  The school is driven by the mission to impart comprehensive, student-centric education…

School's Career Focus

Is your school career focused?

Most schools across the country have career counsellors, university visits or even an annual talk by an external counsellor but are these measures enough to guarantee that your school has a career focus? There’s more than meets the eye! We have taken this opportunity to come up with a simple step which your school can implement to ensure real success in its career guidance program.…

Sangam School: A Path-Breaker

The Sangam School of Excellence was established in 2004 in the rural town of Bhilwara, Rajasthan. In a matter of just 14 years, it has established itself as one of the leading schools of the country. The school which started with 55 students has gone from strength to strength over the years. The school has grown into a residential institution with CBSE and IB affiliation,…

Career Guidance in Classrooms

With new career options springing up every week, and the looming threat of automation and AI, it is becoming increasingly important for schools to up their career guidance game.   Why should your school have this? Before we even open this discussion, here are a few facts for your reference: Uncertainty 2.0: As per a PwC study, 38% of jobs in USA are at a…

The Magical 5 hour Transformation!

The Magical 5 hour Transformation!

Fastrack yourself onto the path of success by following a simple rule: Devote just 5 hours for self-learning during your weekdays. Yes, you heard that right!   The Millionaire’s Charm As per a study which was conducted for over 5 years on 200 self-made millionaires, it was found that: Over 86% claimed that they read during their free time, and 63% listened to audiobooks during…

Revolutionizing Indian Education: The Sunbeam Group

    The Sunbeam Group has been associated with the word ‘progressive’ for the past five decades. Founded in 1972 by Dr Amrit Lal ‘Ishrat’ Madhok and Mrs Deesh ‘Ishrat’ Madhok, the school has come a long way from its humble beginning in a small rented apartment in the then small town of Varanasi. Till date, the school group persistently follows its vision to provide…

Changing Face of Global Classrooms

With an ever-increasing level of uncertainty about the future, be it in terms of skills or jobs, it is imperative that students are better prepared. Three International Institutes have been implementing innovative practices in their classrooms to help their students be future-ready. These have not only erased the physical boundaries of a regular classroom but have ended up transforming them like never before.   A…

How to be an effective Mentor to Students

Professional development of teachers has been advocated by the government and academia over the past few years, and a number of programs have been introduced. But is your teacher training program giving REAL results? Let us help you understand how you can derive the maximum benefits out of your school’s teacher training program. And consequently, develop an active mentor-network in your school.   Is your…

Why Teachers Require Mentors

  When Teachers, whether fresh out of a B.Ed. Program or with years of experience, join your School, they need extensive support to settle in quickly. The faster they adapt to the new working environment, the quicker they will be able to settle into their teaching. What are the challenges?   Teachers face a number of issues while settling into a new environment, and this…

3 ways to address Student Stress

3 ways to address Student Stress

School forms an integral part of a student’s life with academics and extra-curricular activities playing an essential part. What is surprising is the fact that it could lead to increased stress levels for students themselves. As per the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), every hour a student commits suicide in India. What actually leads to this alarming number? Allow us to guide you through this…