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Overcoming wicked problems and institutional voids for social innovation: University-NGO partnerships in the Global South

September 3, 2021 10:26 am Published by Comments Off on Overcoming wicked problems and institutional voids for social innovation: University-NGO partnerships in the Global South

Abstract: This paper argues that, while universities have a crucial role to play in social innovation by democratizing knowledge, fulfilling that role in the Global South requires them to partner with civil society actors such as NGOs. With their history of working with the socially disadvantaged, NGOs have a unique role in clarifying the nature of demand since social innovation must often address ill-formulated “wicked problems”.


Workshop on Creation of Science and Math Text Books in Braille

September 1, 2021 10:20 am Published by Comments Off on Workshop on Creation of Science and Math Text Books in Braille

Vision Empower in collaboration with Canara Bank Welfare Association (Matruchhaya) conducted an online workshop on the 1st of September 2021 for The Regional Braille Press, Rama Krishna Mission Ashram, Narendrapur (West Bengal), and National Institute for the Empowerment of Persons with Visual Disabilities (NIEPVD), Chennai. Trainers: Ms. Kalyani and Ms. Pushpaja from Matruchhaya


Learning Numeracy through Play – 3 Day Workshop

July 27, 2021 10:26 am Published by Comments Off on Learning Numeracy through Play – 3 Day Workshop

National Institute For The Empowerment Of Persons With Visual Disabilities (divyangjan) – Regional CentreDepartment of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities(Ministry...
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Science through Inquiry and Research (STIR) competition Award

June 29, 2021 11:07 pm Published by Comments Off on Science through Inquiry and Research (STIR) competition Award

Rishi Vadhana, VE Educational Co-Ordinator was awarded the second prize for presenting her paper titled "Teaching of logical reasoning diagnosis for print-disabled students" at the Science through Inquiry and Research (STIR) competition hosted by Bishop Heber College, Trichy for participants who have enlivened their Project/Research based Learning.


Online Pragya – Delhi VICT Teacher Training Report

June 26, 2021 9:18 pm Published by Comments Off on Online Pragya – Delhi VICT Teacher Training Report

Vision Empower in collaboration with Saksham conducted the first Delhi Online Computational Thinking for Visually Impaired curriculum (VICT) Teacher Training intervention for teachers of two special schools for the blind in New Delhi on 25th June and 26th June, 2021.


Global Accessibility Day

May 24, 2021 10:59 am Published by Comments Off on Global Accessibility Day

Vision Empower celebrated Global Accessibility Day with two events. Awareness on usage of Screen Reader by persons with visual impairment and A Group Discussion based on Vidhya's TED talk. Great way to recognize the importance of Accessibility in our lives.


Design of Programs for Students and Teachers with Visual Impairment in the Global South: A collaborative response to the COVID19 pandemic in Karnataka, India

May 24, 2021 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on Design of Programs for Students and Teachers with Visual Impairment in the Global South: A collaborative response to the COVID19 pandemic in Karnataka, India

Design of Programs for Students and Teachers with Visual Impairment in the Global South: A collaborative response to the COVID19 pandemic in Karnataka, India. This entry from Vision Empower was accepted for the CHI 2021 conference workshop on Disability design in low resource settings.


Grade 7

May 21, 2021 3:50 pm Published by Comments Off on Grade 7

Nutrition in Plants Nutrition in Animals Fibre to Fabric Heat Acid bases and salts Physical and Chemical changes Weather, climate...
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Grade 6

May 21, 2021 3:49 pm Published by Comments Off on Grade 6

Food: Where does it come from Components of food Fibre to Fabric Sorting materials into groups Separation of substances Changes...
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Grade 5

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The Living World Family Community Natural resources Air water Agriculture Food-essence of life Residences Nature of Matter Amazing Energy The...
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Grade 4

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The Animal Kingdom Honey, Sweet Honey Go around the Forest Roots-Support of the Plant Flowers – Colors Each Drop Water...
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Grade 3

May 21, 2021 3:49 pm Published by Comments Off on Grade 3

A day in the garden Green Wealth Judgement of an owl The family of water Variety of food Our Kitchen...
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Grade 2

May 21, 2021 3:49 pm Published by Comments Off on Grade 2

Introduction of animals Animal Rearing Plants of Backyard We are for you Precious Water Varieties of food We need a...
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Grade 7

May 21, 2021 3:47 pm Published by Comments Off on Grade 7

Integers Data Handling Simple equations Lines and Anlges The triangle and its properties The congruence of triangle Comparing Quantities Rational...
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Grade 6

May 21, 2021 3:47 pm Published by Comments Off on Grade 6

Knowing our numbers Whole numbers Playing with numbers Geometrical IDeas Understanding Elementary shapes Integers Fractions Decimals Data Handling Mensuration Algebra...
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Grade 5

May 21, 2021 3:46 pm Published by Comments Off on Grade 5

5 Digit numbers Addition Subtraction Fractions Angles Circle Length Perimeter and Area Data Handling Multiplication Division Mental Arithmetic Deccimal Fractions...
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Grade 4

May 21, 2021 3:46 pm Published by Comments Off on Grade 4

Perimeter and Area of simple Geometrical figures Numbers Addition Subtraction Multiplication Division Circles Mental Arithmetic Fractions and Decimals Addition and...
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Grade 3

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Shapes Numbers Addition Subtraction Multiplication Division Mental Arithmetic Fractional Numbers Money


Grade 2

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Shapes and Spatial understanding (1) Numbers(0-99) Addition Subtraction Multiplication Division Mental Arithmetic Money Length Weight TIME Data Handling Patterns


Grade 1

May 21, 2021 3:42 pm Published by Comments Off on Grade 1

Animals around us Plants around us Water Delicious food Do we need food My house Clean habits Safety and discipline...
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Grade 1

May 21, 2021 3:39 pm Published by Comments Off on Grade 1

Spatial Understanding Solids Around Us Digits(1-9) Zero Addition(sum not more than 9) Subtraction Number 10.pdf Units and Tens Number-11 to...
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