Ignis Careers is a social enterprise that develops capacities in English and life skills through its programs with the teachers for the children of first generation learners from low income communities. Since its inception in 2014, Ignis has impacted over 10,000 teachers and 250,000 under served children across Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Orissa, and New Delhi through a wide range of customised learning programs.
To reduce social inequality through quality and purposeful education by transforming the teaching and learning processes.
Break away from rote learning and passive teaching practises and set a culture of active and collaborative learning
We reach and empower school leaders, teachers and children in socially disadvantaged communities to understand their need and communicate the benefits for improving the quality of education.
We design innovative, affordable and culturally relevant English and Life Skills programmes for the disadvantaged communities delivered through experiential and joyful learning approach.
The current education system only prepares students for examinations but deprives them of essential life skills. They are taught by rote and are very rarely given the opportunity to overcome real-life challenges using what they have learnt. The lack of life skills deprives them of the ability to make informed decisions and also drastically decreases their ability to understand and process information, thus contributing to their unemployability.
50 percent of 5th graders cannot read a text meant for Grade 2.
*13th Annual Status of Education Report (ASER)- 2018