Shikshantar School is an inclusive school in Gurgaon established in 2002. School encourages, an inclusive environment for all children with differing talents and from different socio-economic backgrounds. Inclusion is a moral and social responsibility about accepting and valuing diversity.
Inclusion in Shikshantar is led by philosophical, sociological and in addition as educational perspectives. The school encourages a curriculum that addresses developmental requirements of children discovered with special needs.
Inclusive education is made genuine and sustainable through sensitization of students, guardians and teachers about social justice and equity for all. In a culture that empowers synergistic learning and addressing of social practices, peer learning rises as the most reliable experience for all kids, with or without special needs.
Parent interactions include thematic workshops and exchange of guardians’ experiences towards enabling inclusion in home spaces, children’s play areas and in society in general. Since youngsters from diverse backgrounds bond with each other from the Nursery level, they create interests together and find the nuanced importance of social acknowledgment. Integration and inclusion as practiced in Shikshantar has the power to alter barriers inherited by society and to create new hope for children and families.