Teachers are the pillarsof our Orkids Team and the face of Orkids for parents and children. We nurture every teacher by instilling in them a sense of belonging, confidence and a deep sense of commitment for their work. Read More....
Learning Disabilities in India
What is Learning Disability?In ordinary words, a person with limited or no understanding of spoken or written language or math skills is said to have learning disabilities. Children with learning disabilities can often go undiagnosed for years and the causes for them could be simply emotional disturbances, or medical related. There are more scientific definitions of learning disabilities which one can read more....
Schools in India are waking up to Learning DisabilitiesThe education scenario in our country is evolving at an impressive pace. With the advent of the RTE (Right to Education) our constitution has empowered every child with an opportunity to make a success of his or her life. However, what we need to remember is that just making a ramp or placing a special needs child in a classroom doesnít solve the problem. The staff has to be oriented and the whole environment has to be conducive to teaching all children however diverse their needs may be.
Dr. Geet Oberoi, Founder President, Orkids, has founded the first private organization to have started remediation centers for children with learning disabilities in Delhi, and gradually other parts of India.
“ THE MOST WONDERFUL PEOPLE ON THIS EARTH DONOT FIT IN BOXES”
No two individuals can be exact replicas of each other. The differences, however subtle will always be there. Each individual, each child has strength in him/her but in some this strength is buried under layers and layers of self doubt and a deep sense of worthlessness.