Category: Access And Quality Education

ENSURING QUALITY EDUCATION WITH THE SUPPORT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Schools lack infrastructure, commitment and accountability on part of the teachers and appropriate pedagogy that would support the children in building their competency levels, skills and capacities that would be useful in building a better future for one self. Also a large number of children are not able to access quality education and in most…

BANDIPUR SCHOOL DEVELOPMENT PROJECT

Children in forest zone lack opportunities and support to explore alternate learning spaces and linguistic barriers/challenges, which can enhance the quality of educational outcomes. The teaching measures too fail to generate interest and willingness among children and teachers. This has severely affected basic learning skills within the children and reflects in the poor competency levels (reading,…

BACK 2 BASICS

Back to Basics emerged as a response to an increasing concern among policymakers, educationists and common people on the declining quality of learning in government-run schools. Back to Basics is a quality enhancement programme to achieve acceptable competency levels among children of primary schools. This is visualized as a campaign, wherein children attain age-appropriate competencies…

ENLIGHT – The Girl Child Education project

The project ‘ENLIGHT’ envisions building a better future for girl children living in difficult circumstances through continued access to quality education. This is a collaborative effort of CAPGEMINI and AIDE ET ACTION (INDIA). The project is being implemented in ten cities (Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Pune, Bhubaneshwar, Salem & Trichy) of India. In each…

ENSURING QUALITY EDUCATION WITH ECOLOGICAL SENSITIZATION

The district of Balaghat is amongst the most backward districts across India. It is marked by very high levels of poverty, hunger, illiteracy and infant mortality. . In context to education, significant efforts were undertaken to promote access and enrolment by the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyaan programme, though access remains a concern in the forested parts…

QUALITY EDUCATION FOR CHILDREN OF MISHING COMMUNITY

The context of elementary education in Assam can be compared to several other educationally backward states like Orissa, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, parts of the Northeast and disadvantaged pockets in the economically or educationally better off states. Need-based planning in the education sector in the state has been very weak and the…