A six member team of teachers and officials led by Su. M,S Lalita, Jt. Secretary VKSPV visited Jnan Prabhodini and other institutions of repute in and around Pune from lO July to 19 July 2OO7. The purpose of the visit is to ascertain the development that have taken place in the field of education in this part of the country and also be acquainted with the different experiments which are going on for the improvement of teaching learning process, so that some of them may be implemented in our Vidyalayas. The other institutions that were visited by the team are Aksharnandan, Pune; Jnan Prabhodini Gram Seva Prakalpa,salumbre; Jnan Prabhodini Navanagar Vidyalaya, Gurukul & Kridakul at Nigdi, Pune; Rani Laxmibai Girls Military School,Kasaramboli,Taluka Mulshi,Pune; Gurukul, Pune; Centre for Learning Resources,Pune; Muktangan Exploratory Science centre, Pune; Navnirmiti, Lokmanya Tilak Vidyamandir,Chikhalgaon,Taluka-Dapoli, Dist-Ratnagiri; Vijnan Ashram, Pune; Gramamangal, Pune. The team also went to meet Sri Dileep Kulkarni, enviromentalist at his home at Kudawale, Dist-Ratnagiri. All the membsrs were greatly benefited by the visit.