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Ideas, as well as people, now move more freely. We have put new models, drawn from other classes and other parts of the world, before the local people, creating new aspirations and new ideas.
Michael Young and Peter Willmott.
Family and Kinship in East London, 1957

A Different Type Of Schooling Is Paving The Way In Mumbai

Date: | Posted by: Mary Abdo

Date: September 17 2013

Posted by: Mary Abdo

Maryanna Abdo explores an innovative, sustainable and inclusive educational model for Mumbai’s schools. “I will play with clay.” The words are written carefully in a tiny hand. In another notebook, the most recent entry reads: “Today I will make a puzzle.” These are personal plans, written by eight- and nine-year old children at the start… → Read More