My Experience as a Student Volunteer with ILP – Rohit Kota

I’ve had the privilege of working with the ILP team for the past 2 years, and it has been nothing but eye opening ! I sincerely thank the team for the continuous effort taken by them to achieve national literacy.   One of the assignments I was given as part of the project was “Content…

My Experience with SummerCamp2018 – Aneesh Reddy Sammidi

It all started when I signed up with the India Literacy Project to teach underprivileged children chess in a government school. On the first day i was thinking, “Can’t wait for this to be over”, “How long is this going to take”. When I walked into the classroom the children, who,upon seeing me, scuffled and…

Hour Of Code – Siddharth Diwan

“Breaking Barriers – One line of code at a time”   Computer science and technology is a vast and ever-growing field, and it continues to govern the direction in which we are developing and progressing in the 21st century. However, this technology is accessible to a very small section of society: the so called privileged. This…

Reading Together – Siddharth Diwan

I honestly don’t know where to start. Today, the 4th of December 2015, Friday is a day I will never forget. I visited the 8th Battalion Government School in the Telangana Police 8th Battalion colony. This Battalion school is dedicated to the children of the constables, police and other important people who live in the colony.…

Inspiring. Little. People.

“A child has a special way of adding joy every day!” ‘The Love Bug.’  The children at Mukthi Yojana School had watched this movie almost a 100 times. By the time I got the DVD back, the impressions on the cover told me – ‘I have been used to my fullest capacity.’ My aunt was…

A MEMORABLE DIWALI MORNING

Diwali @ Hyderabad has always been memorable for me for different reasons. First time it was more of romantic reason, last time it was the darkest- after calling up 19 people in Hyderabad I found no one free for me, ended up the night watching Hannibal 1 & 2. This time I did not give…

MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE SUMMER CAMP

Organizing the summer camp has been the first major activity taken up by me for ILP. I knew it was going to be difficult to do it for a stretch of 5 weeks, 6 days a week, 3 hours daily. I didn’t exactly know how it will work out but I knew that the best…