Key Education Foundation works with children from low-income communities to ensure that they get
THE BEST START IN LIFE
We build holistic preparedness of children and their families through a strong and sustainable School Readiness Program.
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
Early Childhood Education [ECE] is one of the largest unregulated spaces in Indian Education. Despite research and efforts to improve quality, the gap between different economic sections of society is widening each year in terms of the parent’s ability to provide quality ECE for their children.
As a result of this, Children from low-income communities are already far behind their peers when they start formal schooling.
Builds strong foundation skills to enter formal schooling
The return on investment is maximum from investing in Early childhood Development
90% of a child’s brain develops before the age of 6
Reduces chances of drop out later in School
The School Readiness Program aims to create conducive learning Environments at School and at home by creating empowered parents, equipped teachers and enriched classrooms to ensure holistic development of each child.
HOW DO WE DO IT?
Contextually appropriate, Bilingual, Leveled stories
Early Childhood Kit
Age appropriate, Child safe and affordable learning materials
Building knowledge, skills and disposition through hands on training
Invest School management to shift mindset
Workshops on child development and learning to empower parents
Continued engagement to ensure long term impact
Founder and Director - Indian School of Development Management
Ravi Sreedharan has worked in the corporate world for 24 years. Most of his professional engagement has been with the MNC Bank – HSBC over various locations such as Dubai, Hong Kong, Jakarta and Cairo. In his current role, Ravi is the founder and director at the Indian School of Development Management(ISDM) which aims to facilitate the creation of a cadre of professional leaders and managers for the development sector who will make a significant difference to the impact, scale and sustainability of organisations working for the betterment of society and especially improving the quality of life of the underserved. He is an Engineer from IIT-BHU (1985) and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad (1988).
Ex - CEO Regional Director of Vodafone
Sam transitioned from Corporate India after an illustrious career spanning 26 years with Xerox, 3M and Hutch having last served as CEO regional director of Vodafone for almost a decade in Bangalore. His second innings over the last ten years has been a dual career marked by innovation, generosity and significance in Corporate Advisory and Primary Education. Having established an Elementary school in 2010 and established the family foundation serving the underserved woman and children in the city. As Corporate Advisor Sam works with four different businesses in the technology, cloud and platform businesses and has recently assumed the responsibility of Co-founder in the platform business.
Chairman of the Board - Educate Girls
Ujwal Thakar, a banker for 28 years, has held key senior management positions at several leading banks including Standard Chartered Bank, BNP Paribas and Times bank. In 2002, he entered the social sector as CEO of Pratham, India's largest NGO in the elementary education space, putting to use his expertise in raising and managing funds, strategizing and project execution. He also served as CEO of GiveIndia
Head of Program
Co-founder and CEO
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Bengaluru, Karnataka 560095
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