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National Institute of Design's (NID) Design Clinic Scheme: Frequently asked Questions

Art within the main building of NID, Ahmedabad.

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New Delhi, Dec 14, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / PIB India) What is Design Clinic Scheme?

The Design Clinic Scheme has been developed by the National Institute of Design (NID) for easy percolation of design thinking, philosophy and application among micro, small and medium enterprises for quality upgradation of their products, processes, operations, services and business through design intervention.

The objective of the Scheme is to bring MSME clusters and design expertise to a common platform for solutions on real time design problemas.

Who all come under MSMEs?

Kiran Bedi visits FMS, Delhi - Talks about the Seven-step code to Success

Dr. Kiran Bedi at FMS, Delhi

New Delhi, Dec 8, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) The one person who has inspired generations with her courage, conviction and integrity is the living legend, Dr. Kiran Bedi. She was India’s first and highest ranking woman Police officer who single-handedly converted a notorious jail like the Tihar into almost a peaceful ashram. Among many other honours, she has also been decorated with the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay award.

Thus, it was indeed a grand occasion for the students of FMS, Delhi when this very epitome of endurance, integrity and devotion to duty came down to the campus to address them. She talked about the importance of leadership in every sphere of life and on how they, as the wealth generators of tomorrow could actually be ‘Value Generators’. She also came up with a seven step code for success for the emerging leaders of tomorrow. For many of the students it was an emotional moment where they got to meet and interact with their childhood idol.

Future of Education 2011: Beyond Classroom Walls

By Mohit Mansharamani/EveryMedia

Zee News & Mount Litera Zee School Future of Education Summit 2011

"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth learning can be taught." - Oscar Wilde

Mumbai, Nov 2, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) There are many different ways of learning; teaching is only one of them. A great deal can be learned on our own, in independent study or play. A great deal can be learned while interacting with others informally or sharing what we are learning with others and vice versa. We learn a great deal by doing, through trial and error.

Academician Melvin Freestone Panelist at Future of Education Summit 2011

Mumbai, Oct 27, 2011 (Washington  Bangla Radio) Academician Melvin FreestoneMelvin Freestone with vast experience in teaching as well as in school and curriculum development in primary and secondary schools will be one of the Panelists at Future of Education Summit 2011 organised by Future of Education Summit.

Future of Education Summit in Jamshedpur

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The future of Education 2011 - Creativity is the key to the overall Child Development

Mumbai, Oct 25, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) As we all know Creativity is the freest form of self-expression. There is nothing more satisfying and fulfilling for children than to be able to express themselves openly and without judgment.

Children need plenty of opportunities for creative play and creative thinking. Start by providing activities that are based on the children's interests and ideas.