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Introducing the Friendly ClassCloud

While the world is going digital in every which way, the education sector is still trying to catch up. Education technology is being leveraged to better learning outcomes and eliminate achievement gaps in schools around the world. However, this opportunity has mostly been available to schools with expensive internet infrastructure. In the schools that need education technology the most, limited …

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Our Teaching Assistant Manju and Her Journey to Join Zaya

Through its Teaching Assistant (TA) program, Zaya is striving to empower low-income women to start careers in education and simultaneously serve children from their own communities. TAs receive training on classroom management, blended learning pedagogies, and the Zaya platform. After their initial training, TAs tie up with schools to manage tech-enabled labs where children come to use the Zaya platform …

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Oi (Hi!) from WYSA Brazil

 From June 15-17th, São Paulo, Brazil hosted the 7th World Summit Youth Award (WSYA) winners’ festival. Some of the world’s best social acti-preneurs had the opportunity to learn, network and inspire the audience. During the event, the winning teams of WSYA 2014/15 met with their peers, gathered valuable contacts and built long-lasting friendships. The event featured world-class keynote speeches, hands-on …

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Zaya’s Blended Learning costs under $2/month

Zaya Learning Labs is transforming the learning experience of students and educators across India and beyond. Leveraging years of research and experience from pilot programs across the world, Zaya is working with teachers, school leaders, and students to bring the power of blended learning to low-cost schools. Zaya’s award-winning suite of instructional solutions engages, challenges, and supports students at every …

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Tech Leap for Rural Schools in India

Zaya Learning Labs proudly brings to you an event to celebrate the Tech Leap for rural schools in India. The event is being organized by Zaya in collaboration with All India Don Bosco Education Society (AIDBES), held on 4th and 5th September at Don Bosco Provincial House, Delhi. Please find attached the poster for the event. Technology is changing the …

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Meet our SIM – Abhijeet

We met our School Implementation Manager (SIM) from Mumbai, Abhijeet Yadav, over coffee and asked him to tell us a little bit about his background. He shared some interesting tidbits about his earlier years of schooling and graduation in the Pink City of Jaipur as well as his move to Mumbai to do his Post Graduation in Marketing and International Business. Speaking of …

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Learn Shift India 2013 – Preeti Singh

Preeti Singh, is currently an editor of two magazines– BBC Knowledge and Home & Design TRENDS Worldwide Media. With experience of over 15 years in media industry, Preeti has worn many hats during her career. Preeti is a double graduate in English literature (DU) and the Korean language (JNU). She has a Masters in Philosophy (LSR, DU) and has studied …

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A story on SKC School

  SKC is located in Vasai, Maharashtra on the the frontier between rural and urban where the urban sprawl of Mumbai gives way to the pastoral hinterland. The school is located in a back section of Vasai, near a bus stop aptly named “Last Stop”. SKC, much like the rest of Vasai is made up of a confluence of many forces …

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Learning about Ambiguity

Bhavtosh Vajpayee our very special guest and investor, had a meeting with fellow Zayans at our office in Mahim. He spoke about the two core values of Zaya as explained below. Ambiguity The employees of Zaya say that “it was an inspiring talk which was not limited to only Zaya, but touched a very important aspect of life – Ambiguity.” …