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…

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…

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…