Awards

Oct 08, 2016

RSA 21Century enlightenment

RSA 21Century enlightenment

The mission of the RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) is to enrich society through ideas and action.

May 22, 2015

Design for Change wins the Common wealth Education Good Practice Awards

The Commonwealth

Design for Change has been selected as one of the top 10 Finalist for the Commonwealth Education Good Practice Awards. The Awards were launched in 2005 to celebrate and promote good practice in education throughout the Commonwealth.

Mar 16, 2015

Kiran amongst the top 10 of the Global Teacher Award

Varkey Foundation

The Varkey Foundation established the Prize in 2014 to raise the stature of the teaching profession, so that children will dream of becoming the greatest teacher in the world. We seek to celebrate the best teachers — those who inspire their students and community around them.

Nov 06, 2014

Lego Reimagine Learning Challenge

Lego Foundation

Lego Foundation declares Design for Change as "Champions of Learning through Play" in the "Re-imagine Learning Challenge".

Oct 30, 2014

Education World rankings

Education World

Riverside School was ranked the #1 Day School in Gujarat, 2010, #1 Day School in Gujarat and No. 2 in India, 2014, #1 Day School in Gujarat, 2013, #1 Day School in Gujarat, 2012, #1 Day School in Gujarat, 2011 by Education world, India's Most Respected Schools Survey, which rates and ranks the country's most high-profile day, legacy boarding and international schools.

Oct 29, 2014

Riverside becomes a Change Maker School by Askoka

Ashoka

A global network launched by Ashoka to identify, connect and support innovative schools around the world that are empowering young people by equipping them with core skills such as empathy, teamwork, leadership and creative skills which will enable them to work successfully in rapidly changing environments. These Changemaker skills will enable children to bring about a lasting change not just in their lives but also in their communities, organizations, society and wherever they are most needed as adults.

Feb 10, 2014

2013 Koldyke Fellow

Chicago council

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs announced Kiran Bir Sethi as the 2013 Patricia Blunt Koldyke Fellow for Social Entrepreneurship. They honoured her as a Koldyke Fellow for her efforts to generate innovative solutions to challenges in India's schools, education system, and education policies, which have since become replicated globally.

Jul 01, 2012

Design for Change has won the prestigious Rockefeller Foundation Youth Innovation Awards 2012.

Rockerfeller Foundation

Design for Change has won the prestigious Rockefeller Foundation Youth Innovation Awards 2012.

Sep 01, 2011

Design to Improve Life Award - Index: Award 2011

INDEX:Design to improve life

Design for Change, an initiative of The Riverside School, was the winner of the Design to Improve Life (work category) award given by Index: Design - the world's biggest, and perhaps most important - design prize. The Danish, non-profit design organization INDEX: Design to Improve Life received almost 1,000 nominations for the competition from 78 countries. The winners of INDEX: Award is not traditional design, but rather design that vastly improves the lives of people all over the world.

Jan 15, 2009

'Call to Conscience' award by the King Center

King Center at Stanford University

Ms Kiran Bir Sethi was awarded the 'Call to Conscience' award by the King Center at Stanford University on 15th Jan 2009 (Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday)!! This is a validation of the pedagogical practices at Riverside.