The need for Social & Emotional well being

I have been quite fascinated by the age-old question “Why did such and such person do that?”. And the answer would most often be “Situations made him/her do that”. This grew more and more puzzling when I started with students of Grade 8. Within a matter of 7 hours, they undergo so many changes in…

Winter Interns and their experience

Sri Vidya, a mechanical freshman from IIT Madras shares her experience:My first week at Involve as a research intern was eventful and exceeded my expectations. I walked in and saw that the workplace was different from the conventional office, more like home. We had some ice-breaker events to get to know each other. I got…

Sindhu’s Experience-Involve Fellow

I’m working as an STM ( Student transformation manager) in Involve. I joined Involve at the end of my first year of college. Before that, I had no idea about what I’m going to do with my life. I had no goal or ambition. My only goal was to earn money and make my parents…

Involve Internship – Jai Santhoshi’s Experience

Highly anticipating, I had gotten ready for my first day of office. All the way from my college I had this nervousness tingling in me because this was the first internship I would be doing. I was looking forward to how the workspace was going to be and I was expecting a very strict routine…

Tides of Social Change at Involve: My first 15 Days

I still remember the day when I attended that interview. I was scared thinking about whether I would get through or not. I was the most silent girl in that room as always. As always, I never felt like coming out of my comfort zone. Now as the days have evolved, everything seems to be…

Changemakers Fellowship 2019

Program Overview The fellowship is for college students/graduates in the age of 20-30 who are looking to develop themselves into changemakers of tomorrow by acquiring future-ready skills in an experiential manner. This program uniquely combines your skill development along with a part-time internship experience. We aim to select top 15 youth who will go through…

The Team Together : Part 2

On  Day 1 of our  Team meet we revisited our organization values, shared our journies so far, discussed on School Development Plan and also set goals for our schools after reviewing a month’s work. Day 2  Started with reflections of the previous day sessions and we quickly jumped onto the first session. Any journey is…

The Team Together : Part 1

The ideal goal for any individual/organization is to become the better version of themselves each day. Being an organization working in one of the most dynamic industries of our time, Education, it is a no-brainer to understand the need for constant upgrades and refinement. Not just on the lines of organization or design but also…

The One Where Responsibility is a Child’s Play

A Greater Chennai Corporation school… The students here are talented, caring and super smart. They know how to do things and also how NOT to. As an STM, I loved going to that school for the sheer delight it gave me while interacting with those students. The initial selection of the Student leaders (SL) and…

My TLM learnings at Bangalore

It was July 2018 when I started working with Involve and my journey has been challenging and eventful. Working with the students every day and mentoring them has given me a sense of satisfaction in knowing that my work is helping drive the growth of the new generation. Every day at work was a new…