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Anand Niketan

Area of Work

Education & Training

Location

Sewagram, Maharashtra

Supported by MFE since

2017

Anand Niketan, Sewagram is a school that practises the Nai Talim School of Education. it works towards holistic development of a child i.e. the development of head, heart and hand. It equally aims for the development of a responsible citizenship. The development of intellect with compassion, humility and respect for all life forms, nonviolence and respect for mother earth is considered important. It believes in a transformative role of education towards a non exploitative and sustainable world. Since education is meant to get ready for life, so the learning process ought to be integrated with life.
The school houses 270 students from pre-primary to Std 10. The medium of instruction is Marathi and Hindi. English is learnt as a language from Std 1 onwards.