New school in India will prioritize happiness and emotional intelligence

You won’t find the students at Riverbend School near Chennai, India in a traditional classroom. They might be in an ideation lab or meditation room – this school is planning to focus on personal happiness, and turning out children who will give back to the world in a positive way. Designed by architecture studio Kurani, the campus of the Riverbend School was inspired by villages – where, according to anthropologists, personal relationships are strongest.