Come visit The Shikshantar Resource Center for Homeschooling/Unschooling, Gap Year, Walkouts, and Self–Designed Learners.

Swaraj University was designed and birthed in 2010 as a two year learning programme for youth.

Here are some details for the Fellowship. Application Form now available here. Last date for Submission is April 22, 2017

What lies has your school taught you? How have you unlearned them?

I can no longer accept a narrative of education, which teaches me that my village grandmother was illiterate, primitive, backward, stupid, uneducated, underdeveloped, uncivilized and not capable of managing her own affairs.

Feel the magic of the 20-20 Campaign - try 20 giving hugs for 20 seconds each per day.

Inspiring stories of South Asian homeschoolers, unschoolers, and creative families who are transforming the family learning environment with new experiments and weaving a new joint family system.

A beautiful radical poem critiquing the way 'literacy' has been framed by development projects.

The Creativity Adda is an unschool (innovative self-designed learning space) based in a government school in Dariya Ganj, Delhi.

Named after Gandhi’s call for a new vision of education, this festival inspires viewers to dream beyond the dominant model of factory schooling.

Listen to Vidhi Jain's TEDx talk about the power of learning cities and learning eco-systems.

The 9th Learning Societies unConference 2016 (from December 14 - 19, 2016 in Sardarshahar, Rajasthan) was awesome.   

Stories from our first Ecoversities Gathering in August 2015 in Tamera, Portugal. 

The second Giftival - a Celebration of the Gift Culture - was co-hosted by Swapathgami Network in Rome, Italy in April, 2015.

Shikshantar participated in the Economics of Happiness conference in Byron Bay (Australia)

Check out this interview with Manish Jain, co-founder of Shikshantar Andolan, Swaraj University and Learning Societies Unconference, for the Alternative Learning Sourcebook.

A retelling of Tagore's original story. We are pleased to announce the release of the first book in the Hacking the Education System series. This book looks at the education system as a cage

Interview with Mrs. Vidhi Jain, co-founder of the ‘Shikshantar Resource Centre for Homeschool/Unschooling, Gap Year, Walkouts and Self-Designed Learners’ in Udaipur about her vision of education...

Here are some details for the Fellowship. Application Form now available here. Last date for Submission is April 22, 2017