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GuideStar has certified Paragon Charitable Trust (Muktangan) Platinum Seal (Champion Level) – This is the highest level of certification awarded to a Not-for-Profit organization!

GuideStar India Platinum (Champion Level) is a Seal issued after thorough due diligence of an organisation for legal & financial compliances and a certification that the organisation is transparent and holds itself accountable to not just its stakeholders but also to the general public. It is a review based on facts presented by the NGO and verified against documents issued by regulatory authorities, statutory auditors, past donors and key visitors or memberships/ accreditations with philanthropic intermediaries. It is additionally based on the organisation making detailed disclosures in the GuideStar India template for disclosures in the public domain based on Credibility Alliance norms.

It certifies that Paragon Charitable Trust (Muktangan): is a bonafide not for profit, our financial statements are in order, we file annual returns with the Income Tax, Ministry of Home Affairs and the Registrar, that we practice a very high level of transparency and our making critical disclosures in the public domain about our identity, aims, performance, governance and financials in a standardized and comparable form as per the Credibility Alliance norms.

This ensures high levels of transparency via public disclosures and establishes credibility through public accountability:

http://www.guidestarindia.org/Summary.aspx?CCReg=407

 

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Tata Institute of Social Sciences – School of Vocational Education Training Hub Partner Muktangan offers unique professional development opportunity for existing Early Childhood Development (ECD) Teachers. Join us for a part time course in ECD and learn while you teach.

For more information, please write to:  contact @ muktanganedu.org

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Download the MUKTPATH e-booklet and read about our young ‘changemakers‘. Read how Muktangan students of standard 9 discover the important but often neglected and latent social needs, imagine potential solutions to problems and then rebuild their ideas using the knowledge and experience they develop in the process. In doing this, the students are inspired to bring about a change in the
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Mr. India visits Muktangan!

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Rohit Khandelwal our very own Mr. India (for the year 2016 and contender for the Mr World title) visited Muktangan’s Globe Mill Passage Municipal School, Worli on July 5th, 2016. As a matter of fact this was Rohit’s second visit to Muktangan’s school. In April this year Rohit was our Chief Guest of the Annual
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From Classroom to Community

The Mariamma Nagar Community Outreach is part of the ‘Critical Thinking in Mariamma Nagar’ initiative lead by architect Nicola Antakiand a PhD scholar at The Bartlett Development Planning Unit and School of Architecture University College London, UK and the 8th standard students of Muktangan’s Love Grove Pumping Mumbai Public School to design changes with local crafts–people
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New Horizons: Pluto and Beyond

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Student from Muktangan’s Lovegrove School took part in a special presentation at the Nehru Science Centre on Tuesday 22nd August by invitation of Srinivas Laxman, space journalist to the Times of India. Senior Research Scientist at the Planetary Science Institute (Arizona, USA), Dr Henry Throop is a member of the New Horizons Space Mission to Pluto
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Are you a 21st century teacher?

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Join us for Muktangan’s exciting series of Saturday workshops Following the success of our previous program, Muktangan Education Resource Centre (MERC) invites you to a series of Saturday workshops designed to foster curious, creative 21st century learners. Generated as a powerful intervention tool, they are aimed at improving the routine processes of ‘teaching-learning’ and generating synergy
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