Going to School in India

This multi-award winning series highlights the diversity of education in India, where the classroom can be in a remote monastery, a desert tent or a busy city school.

There are 9 videos in this series.

10 mins Going to School in the Lake
As part of a series which gives an insight into the diversity of education in India, meet Zahida who attends school on a lake.
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10 mins Going to School in a Bus
Gain an insight into the diversity of education in India by following Saddam as he attends school on a bus.
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10 mins Going to School in a Tribe
This programme follows the children of the Saura tribe as they go to school in their village in the hills.
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10 mins Going to School on a Boat
This programme, which is part of a series giving an insight into the diversity of education in India, follows a family who travel to school on their house boat.
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10 mins Going to School in a Monastery
As part of a focus on the diversity of education in India, this programme showcases the lives of children who live and are educated in a Buddhist monastery.
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10 mins Going to School in a Mud Desert
A revealing look at the schooling of children whose families work making salt in the mud deserts.
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10 mins Going to School in the Dark
A series which gives an insight into the diversity of education in India, this episode follows some of the many Indian girls who must attend school at night time.
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10 mins Going to School on Wheels
Follow the story of Haider who is finally able to attend school after getting his own wheelchair.
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10 mins Going to School on a Mountain Top
This programme follows Skarma who goes to school high in the mountains on the Tibet border.
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