Roshni Nadar Malhotra, Trustee, Shiv Nadar Foundation, visited SHIKSHA enabled schools on March 1, 2017 in Kasmanda block of Sitapur district. The agenda of the visit was twofold i.e. to understand the current scenario, progress and implementation of the project and also to meet parents and SMC (School Management Committee) members. During the visit, she observed that learners were engaged with digital content and persistently involved in the learning process. Also, with technology and sound pedagogy of the content they were taking full interest and were also responding actively in the class. She emphasized that technology enabled learning has become an essential element in the area of education and can contribute to universal access to education.
Also, teachers shared that fostering digital literacy in the classroom help children to diversify the experience and knowledge to make learning more relevant and purposeful. She acclaimed the teachers for their understanding and acquaintance with the digital content in no time and appreciated teacher’s reception towards the content and the lesson plans provided by SHIKSHA.
Further, parents shared that they have seen positive change in the behavior of the children and they are extremely happy about it.
Lastly, interacting with the SHIKSHA team, she congratulated and appreciated the efforts of the team and said that in a short span, team has shown the tremendous growth and progress in the schools of Kasmanda.