THE INITIATIVE
Teach India is a Corporate Social Responsibility initiative of The Times of India. With the British Council as its knowledge partner, the initiative is implemented on ground through the partner NGOs. Currently operational in Delhi/NCR and Mumbai, the initiative focuses on promoting volunteerism and imparting spoken English skills to underprivileged youth to enhance their employability.
As a Teach India Volunteer, the driving force of the initiative, you pledge to teach for 2 hours a day, 3 alternate days a week for 100 days. You also commit to 10 days of compulsory training under the British Council and TOI.
NGOs in Action
The initiative is implemented on the ground by dedicated partner NGOs, working mostly in underdeveloped urban sections. An important pillar of Teach India in reaching out to the target beneficiaries, the partner NGOs are responsible for organising the spoken English classes, getting the learners in the classrooms, and managing the day-to-day affairsat the teaching centre.
News Reel
Registration for Teach India – CSR Internship (Delhi Only) are being accepted. Apply through Teach India- Volunteer Application Form our website and choose for an Internship Option in the form. Applications are being accepted for Spring 2017 Cycle. Apply now! Thanks Delhi and Mumbai for your huge response to volunteer for Winter Cycle of 2016.
Applications are being accepted for Winter 2016 Cycle. Apply now! Processing of applications commences mid-September 2016 onwards. Thank you Delhi for an overwhelming response to volunteer for the Summer 2016 cycle! Processing of applications commences from mid-April 2016. First Volunteer Training Batch begins 30th April onwards. Classroom Teaching period starts from June up till September 2016. Volunteer training sessions for the upcoming summer term coming soon. Fill up the volunteer application form to apply..
Thanks Delhi and Mumbai for your huge response to volunteer for Autumn Cycle of 2015.
Volunteer Training starting soon. First training batch beginning 20th December 2014 onwards.
Next cycle of Teach India is from January to April 2015 (Autumn Cycle of 2015). Volunteer applications are being accepted for the upcoming cycle.
Training sessions for upcoming cycle would be from late Dec'14 to Jan'15 end. Teaching classes in NGOs for next 100 days will commence from early February'15.
Thanks Delhi and Mumbai for your huge response to volunteer for Winter Cycle of 2014.
Registrations for CSR Internship under Teach India College Chapter (Delhi Only) are being accepted. Apply before 17th August at Teach India-Internship Application Form.
Next phase of training sessions for upcoming Winter cycle is starting from 23rd August onwards. Teaching at NGOs shall commence from early October for the next 100 days period.
Training batches for next cycle of Teach India Delhi shall commence from late August’14. Teaching in NGO commences from early October for next 100 days. Register now to volunteer!
Owing to the large number of applications that we have been receiving, we are organising additional training batch (G5) from 6th June’14 for the Summer’14 cycle.
Apply Now! Last chance to join the upcoming Summer’14 cycle.
Teach India brings one more training batch from 25th Jan onwards. Last chance to join current cycle, Apply Now! Applications are being accepted for the internship under Teach India-College Chapter. If you are a college student from Delhi/NCR, send your resume at toi.teachindia@timesgroup.com before 8th January'14. Volunteer Registrations for the next Teach India regular cycle are open now. Training batches under the British Council commences from 28th December onwards. Classes for the next cycle of Teach India start in February 2014. Classes for the current cycle of Teach India-School Chapter (Delhi) is on. Next cycle will be in April'14.
Witness a New India Rise
Our Star Learners Not everyone has the opportunity to achieve their dreams. For some the hindrances maybe financial, sometimes family pressures or maybe just the lack of confidence in one’s own ability. One such area is how well you converse in English. People are realizing the growing importance of using English as a mode of communication for their growth both at a personal and professional level. Teach India has been striving to help in this area by providing Spoken English classes to young individuals in order to better their earnings prospects. For some it has made their dreams come true while for some it has been a stepping stone towards their goal... The Leading Lad Very few people are able to point to a moment in their lives where they experienced absolute epiphany. However, in Nihal’s case, he gives veneration for his transformation to his experience with Teach India. Now employed as a Guest Relations Associate at PVR Superplex, one of the premier cinemas in Delhi-NCR, words elude him when he thinks of his experience with Teach India...
A Peek into a Teach India Classroom