To Focus On Students’ Emotional Well-Being, India Tries ‘Happiness Classes’

Students in India have begun to engage in creative activities as a part of newly launched program by the Delhi government to shift emphasis onto mental health well-being.

This month, Delhi students saw a new course added to their traditionally rigid curriculum. To confront academic pressures linked to India’s high suicide rate, public schools are teaching mindfulness.

(Image credit: Courtesy of Bhaskar Sharma)