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Asset Result - Winter 2013

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2001 

  • Students – 27
  • Teachers – 5 + 2
  • IB training for teachers
 

2002

  • “Activity school”!!
    You name it, we have done it !
  • Students – 58
  • Teachers – 7
  • First Funderstanding
  • First SLC
  • Started training and reading (for teachers)
  • First Annual Day
  • New building started
  • First Inter School Competition (which we won !)
  • First Bus !!
  • DAIS evaluation 
 

2003 

  • Students – 95
  • Teachers –15
  • New Building !! (shifted in July!)
  • 3 buses !!
  • Teaching for Understanding and Multiple Intelligences: theory to practice
  • Professional Development   
  • Home Visits start
  • Big sports day !
  • Started foundation for Key Stage 2
  • First camp – Bakore !!
  • De Bono !!
  • Outreach Programme ! 
 

2004

  • Students – 135
  • Teachers – 18
  • Visit to Harvard for Training
  • Making Learning Visible ( Research )
  • Riverside Curriculum sold to Amrit Vidyalaya and St Kabir
  • Training teachers in other schools !
  • Best School Design Award !
  • Mixed Media
  • Exchange Programmes
  • Quest / Artworks
  • ASSET ( ranked in the top ten performing schools ) 
 

2005 

  • Students -179
  • Teachers – 21
  • Moved into our Key Stage 2 Building
  • 4 buses !
  • Wi – fi’ed campus
  • Invited by Creative Partnership to conduct workshop in London!
  • SNK school buys the Riverside Curriculum( impact spreads far and wide )
  •  Mesostics reigns supreme !
  • Artist in Residence Prog ( and invited to perform at Natrani and Woodstock )
  • Coffee at Riverside
  • Master Apprentice Program
  • Internships
  • Child Rights
  • Exchange programmes
  • Clubs
 

2006

  • Students – 210
  • Teachers – 28
  • Key Stage 2 
  •  Riverside Certification Programme
  •  Differentiated Instruction
  •  Outstanding Young Educator Semi Finalist
  • Interactive website
  •  Buddy Interaction
  •  Interest Centres
  • Techno Exchange
  • Citizenship – Indicorps/Koshish
  • RISE
  • RIMA
  • Performance at Woodstock
 

2007

  • Students - 235
  • Teachers –  32
  • Aproch 
 

2008

  • Students – 263
  • Teachers – 35
  • 'Call to Conscience' award by the King Center - Ms Kiran Bir Sethi
  • Ashoka Fellow, 2008 for aProCh -  Ms Kiran Bir Sethi
  • Amongst the Top 8 Lead India candidates from Gujarat
  • Artist in Residence with Tom Alter and Abhishek Saha – 'Hoppalescence'
  • aProCh: Street Smart – Walker’s Paradise  
 

2009

  • Students – 288
  • Teachers – 41 
  • Design for Change

2010

  • Students – 317
  • Teachers – 52
  • Kiran Bir Sethi presents DFC at TED, India
  • Design for Change goes Global
  • Riverside Learning Centre comes into existence
  • AIR with Abhijat Joshi
  • Education World Award for Riverside- Gujarat state
  • Parents of the Park

2011

  • Students – 336
  • Teachers – 52
  • Design for Change in 32 countries
  • Ranked #1 in Gujarat (Day Schools) by Education World
  • Design For Change wins INDEX Award (Design to Improve Life: Work)
  • Right to Education Act implemented
  • FutureED 2020
  • AIR

2012

  • Students – 370
  • Teachers – 52
  • Dr. Howard Gardner visits Riverside
  • aProCH celebrates its silver jubilee of Street Smart
  • Full school for the first time from PreK to Grade 12
  • DFC trained over 1450 Secondary school principals and teachers all over Gujarat
  • DFC receives Rockefeller Foundation Youth Innovation Award
  • Hosted 1st International DFC Conference
  • Ranked No.1 Day School in Gujarat
  • Ranked No.8 Day School in India by the Education World.

2013

 

 

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