6th August 2018 :Over 7.6 Iakh (0.76 Million !)children in India have benefited by having their mental faculties enhanced significantly through various programmes of SIP Academy India. Celebrating their 15th anniversary, SIP Academy India organized a demonstration of various talents by their students which helped the latter excel in their academic pursuits besides instilling creative thinking and enhanced selfconfidence. SIP Academy India also utilized this occasion to present several of their alumni who have now risen to significant heights in academic prowess and / or career pursuits. A special souvenir to mark the occasion was also released and several other national initiatives conducted in various parts of India to celebrate the 15th anniversary.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Dinesh Victor, MD, stated that it was a matter of extreme satisfaction and pride for SIP Academy India in witnessing the success of their students. “We were among the pioneers in the concept of abacus training and creative thinking in children and while the journey has had its share of challenges, the results have been astounding. We believe every child has the potential for brilliance. The capabilities of the brain have always been lauded as infinite.However without a proper system of training most children don’t achieve their potential. SIP Academy India’s world class programmes have helped children to achieve significantly more than they would have normally achieved.
While enjoying academic success, children have also been able to benefit from higher selfconfidence as a consequence. It is indeed gratifying to note the immense success of several of our alumni, not only in India but in other advanced nations such as UK, USA, Canada, Australia, Singapore among others” said Mr Victor.
In his message congratulating the success of SIP Academy India, Mr Kelvin Tham, Founder of SIP Academy Malaysia stated that the Indian operations have been so very successful that SIPAcademy India have taken over the entire global operations. “SIP Academy India have achieved stupendous and unrivalled growth among the various franchisee nations. Consequently, they have taken over the global operations and emerged as an iconic model for the rest of the nations to follow” said Mr Kelvin Tham.
Founded in 2003 with one programme, 3 employees and a few franchisees largely in Tamil Nadu, SIP Academy India now runs 5 programmes, is present in 300 cities
spread over 23 states and operates through 800 centres in collaboration with 300 schools of India. In 2016, SIP Academy India took over the global operations of the Master Franchisor and now the programmes run in 8 countries across the world.
Other national level activities planned to commemorate SIP Academy India’s 15th anniversaryAs part of its 15th year celebrations, SIP Academy India has planned the following initiatives:
SIP children plant trees to save their future
Across 15 cities, SIP Academy India franchisees, teachers, employees & partners will collaborate with the Government initiative and plant saplings to enrich the environment for our children’s healthy future. The tree saplings will be sourced from the local Municipality and planted in the areas identified by the Government. This is planned on4th August 2018. A total of 8500 saplingswere planted in Chennai, Cochin, Hyderabad, Bangalore,Pune, Aurangabad, Jalgaon,Nagpur, Nanded, New Delhi, Kolkam, Patna, Ranchi, Iamshedpur and Bhopal. More than 1000 SIP members participated in this national initiative.
2800 SIP Children rally in prominent cities to create awareness
On 5th August, over 2800 SIP Academy India children undertook a rally across 15 cities to urge children of India to plant trees through the year. The emphasis is to plant 3 types of trees – Mango, Neem and Amla.
NEEM protects our environment in flood control, reduces soil erosion and less salination AMLA as a tropical tree offers great medicinal properties. MANGO trees help to filter water, combat salinity, clean the air and increase flows into water catchments. They also provide food and shelter not only to humans but also to wildlife.Awareness Creation Walk was also conducted by children in a few key locations:
- Delhi -India Gate Rajpath Kolkata Victoria Memorial Hall Hyderabad Necklace road Bangalore CubbonPark Chennai Besant Nagar Beach.
- SIP Academy India have achieved several “firsts” its credit in its journey of 15 years :
- It is the only organization of its kind to have enhanced the mental faculties of 7-6 lakh children in India.
- It is also the first organization in the country to guarantee a minimum level Of success in skill enhancement and development and introduce a “money-back”
- guarantee in case the same has not been achieved
- SIP Academy India is the first company to run programmes to develop creativity in children on such a national scale
- It is also the first children skill development company in India to have an online System across over 250 cities connecting all franchisees
- It is the ONLY Abacus Company to take over International Operations of the parent
- The first company to give a guarantee on reading skill enhancement to schools. In addition,
- SIP Academy India has created hundreds of entrepreneurs of which almost 80% are women.