Mentor Conclave


Mentor is India’s leading monthly education publication. We bring lessons of life by sharing best practises from a community of inspiring educators.  An LXL Ideas initiative, Mentor is a platform that facilitates lifelong learning and professional development through articles on School Leadership, Governance, Pedagogy and Innovation.

Mentor Conclave

Mentor Conclave was conceptulised in 2011 with the intention to bring together maverick principals, who are reshaping education by challenging norms, changing perspectives and voicing their stories. At Mentor Conclave, learning is about making meaning which participants experience through well-designed sessions. In its 5th edition, the conclave aim to provides an opportunity for school leaders, school owners, educators, academicians and professionals with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the learning divide, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy.

Mentor Conclave 2017

Mentor Conclave 2017 – Questioning and Co-creating Education, this year will revolve around themes such as marketing and branding for schools, understanding kids, innovative corporate practises applicable to schools. sharing best practises, unravelling the various facets of governance, what we need to teach and how, and keeping pace with changing times respectively are the focus in sessions.


Mentor Conclave 2015

MENTOR organised the MENTOR CONCLAVE 2015 – Questioning & Co-Creating Education to provide a multinational platform, where educators, practitioners and researchers across the globe could come together to share their experiences, innovations and the latest trends in education with their fellow-mates and learn from each other.


Mentor Conclave 2014

Mentor Conclave 2014 focused on helping school leaders in fulfilling the expectations of their stakeholders through effective school leadership. The day was well spent in receiving supportive, personalised and relevant learning for each participant. The conclave threw light on positive practises to draw inspiration from and to propel the schools into newer frontiers.


Mentor Conclave 2012

The MENTOR Conclave 2012 strived to provide a multinational platform for eminent educators, practitioners and researchers from across the globe to come together and share with the Edutopia their experiences, knowledge, innovations and the latest trends in education. It aimed at providing relevant questions for all participants to work with to co-create quality education.


Mentor Conclave 2011

Mentor Magazine in association with Edu excellence and The Teacher Foundation along with the faculty support from IIT Delhi organised the Excellence in School Education Conclave– Leveraging Joy, Imagination and Innovation on November 11 to 13, 2011, at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.


Mentor Conclave Testimonials

“The conclave empowered me a lot to become more effective. As educators, we have miles to travel before we see any solid changes in the sphere of education, but it is very overwhelming to see a start.”
-Ms Sangita Chima, Shiv Nadar School, Gurgaon

“Many people are not aware of educational conferences taking place in South India. A great initiative to implement such a conference – it was truly beneficial!
– Ms C Subha Lalitha, G Pulla Reddy Memorial School, Hyderabad

“The conclave, Excellence in School Education is definitely one of its kind. Excellent choice of topics! It has helped me become a better leader.”
– Mr K Gunawardana, Vidura College, Sri Lanka

“I have learnt that what I know against what I don’t know is very little. I am glad this conference was an eye-opener. There couldn’t have been anything better.”
– Ms Sarita Dhimate, The Orchid School, Pune

“As the values added through this Conclave has been immense, please try to reach every corner of the country and begin an evolutionary marathon.”
– Mr Vasanth Kumar, GHS, Bengaluru Rural

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I am not a teacher, but an awakener.
― Robert Frost