Integrating sport into education to improve academic outcomes
Ashok Leyland – Road To School
Impact of Sports in Education
Sportz Village conducted its pioneering Sport for Change program at government schools funded by Ashok Leyland in the districts of Hosur, Namakkal, and Chennai. Since its inception, the program has reached 34,000 children in 391 government schools.
Keeping Children Active During COVID-19 Lockdown
The paper highlights the importance of access to sport for children (especially from disadvantaged backgrounds) and offers a framework for educators and development experts to engage children through physical activity (during and after the lockdown).
Empowering Women Through Self-Defense
Sports Authority of Gujarat along with Sportz Village executed a self defense program for women and girls across the state. PADKAR has transformed the lives of 2,77,253 women and girls across 79 Taluks in 31 districts of Gujarat.
Programs designed specifically keeping in mind the needs of girls. The program contains self-defence modules, trauma handling sessions and modules designed to improve self-confidence
Identifying talented children & youth from disadvantaged communities – and offering them a pathway to become professional athletes