Sabha, an 8 year old do not talk with her friends in the school. Her teacher tries her best to help her socialize. She says that this behavior is also affecting her academics. While her classmate, Pratham is a perfectionist, but shows anger whenever he does any mistakes in his school work.
Children face a gamut of emotions every day, and the situation worsens when they belong to lower- economic background as they face many issues at home which control their development negatively.
Learning to manage emotions is one of the life hardest and most important lessons. And TOYS plays the major role in development of children.
- 1 in 4 children of school going age is out of the school in India – 99 million children in total have dropped out of school.
- Out of every 100 children, only 32 children finish their school education age –appropriately.
- There are 10.13 million child laborers between 5-14 years in India.
- India has 33 million working children between the ages of 5 – 18 years. In parts of the country, more than half the child population is engaged in labor.