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February 2018

Eye Check-up Camp in Centre of Excellence (CoE)

SHIKSHA+ is an adult literacy programme which uses an ICT approach to enhance the learning and instill learning retention among adults who have not attended a formal school. Learners in SHIKSHA+ platform vary in culture, age, socio-economic status, language, gender, ability/disability and personal interests. Age is a crucial factor in SHIKSHA+ that affect the learning … Continue reading Eye Check-up Camp in Centre of Excellence (CoE)

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November 2017

Baal Diwas Celebrations at CoE

To tap the hidden talents of our little champs, SHIKSHA Initiative organized Baal Diwas celebration on 14th November 2017. The celebration started with a drawing competition followed by recitation competition for Grade I students. During recitation competition, the students were singing rhyme with actions. The adorable actions and drawing skills of our tiny tots left … Continue reading Baal Diwas Celebrations at CoE

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October 2017

Mobilization Drive for SHIKSHA+ in CoE

Community mobilization is a key strategy to raise awareness and bring together as many stakeholders as possible for a programme. It helps people to identify their own needs, to respond to and be a part of the solution. Mobilization is a continual and cumulative process that strengthen community participation for sustainability and self-reliance as communities … Continue reading Mobilization Drive for SHIKSHA+ in CoE

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October 2017

SHIKSHA+ 1st Batch of Male Learners in Sitapur

First male batch with 8 SHIKSHA+ learners has been formed in village Maheshpur of Gram Panchayat Kaima. It was an achievement for the field team to convince male members to attend the classes as it involved numerous challenges. The foremost challenge for them was to overcome the apprehension of being stigmatised. The other noteworthy challenge … Continue reading SHIKSHA+ 1st Batch of Male Learners in Sitapur

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October 2017

Expansion of SHIKSHA Initiative in New Blocks of Sitapur

During October 2017, SHIKSHA Initiative expanded its operation to 5 blocks of Sitapur district, i.e. Biswan, Khairabad, Gondlamau, Sidhauli and Machhrehta. To initiate the process following activities were conducted: – A meeting was held with the Hon’ble District Magistrate (DM) in order to formalise the approval for project expansion into 5 new blocks. The respected … Continue reading Expansion of SHIKSHA Initiative in New Blocks of Sitapur

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August 2017

Chris Garrett’s Visit to Centre of Excellence

On 24th of August, 2017, SHIKSHA Initiative was privileged to facilitate a familiarisation tour in an effort to introduce Chris Garrett to various facets of SHIKSHA Initiative. Chris is one of the esteemed board members of Better World Ed (formerly reweave). The mission of Better World Ed is to overcome world’s big challenges by disseminating … Continue reading Chris Garrett’s Visit to Centre of Excellence

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July 2017

Launch of SHIKSHA+ in Kasmanda

SHIKSHA Initiative has strategically intensified into adult literacy approach entitled as SHIKSHA+ that uses an ICT based methodology to teach the fundamentals of reading, writing and arithmetic skills to illiterate adults who have not attended a formal school. With this objective, SHIKSHA+ was initiated in Kasmanda block of Sitapur district. Prior to it’s implementation, social … Continue reading Launch of SHIKSHA+ in Kasmanda

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March 2017

Roshni Nadar’s Visit to SHIKSHA Enabled Schools of Kasmanda

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 … Continue reading Roshni Nadar’s Visit to SHIKSHA Enabled Schools of Kasmanda

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November 2016

Literacy for All in Kasmanda, Sitapur

SHIKSHA works with the vision to eradicate illiteracy from India by creating a lifelong learners and enhancing the learning process utilizing a technology-enabled learning program. With this objective, SHIKSHA, after an in-depth research and survey of Government Primary Schools launched its intervention in Kasmanda block of Sitapur district. The 1st Phase of equipment installation in … Continue reading Literacy for All in Kasmanda, Sitapur

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April 2016

"Sarv Shiksha Abhiyan Rally” in Primary School MahepaJagir, Sikandrabad

To make parents aware of the benefits of sending their wards to school, community mobilization events are often held in villages.

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April 2016

"School Chalo Abhiyan” program in Primary School Baros, Sadabad

A important community mobilization event “School ChaloAbhiyan” rally was held in Primary School Baros in Sadabad block of Hathras district.

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April 2016

Visit of Commissioner along with other government officials in Primary School Devpura,Pahadi Block,Mirzapur

Primary School Devpura has significantly improved attendance regularity of its students owing to the efforts of its head teacher Mr Ram Pravesh Gupta and Shiksha Initiative team.

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March 2016

Visit of Shri Vinod Pandey, Ex MD of SBI Foundation in Government Primary school, Chitehra, Dadri

Shiksha Initiative welcomed Shri Vinod Pandey on the last day of the financial year. He is the Ex-MD of SBI Foundation and symbolized an important step for Shiksha Initiative as well as Shiv Nadar Foundation,

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October 2015

Visit of Bloomberg Media Team in Government Primary school, Nayagaon, Sikandrabad,

The Bloomberg Media team visited one of the schools running Shiksha Initiative classroom in Nayagaon village of Sikandrabad block in Bulandshahar district on 7th October 2015

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November 2014

Visits of MIT Media Labs, USA team - Tarana Gupta, Deb Roy and James Kondo, COO, Twitter on 07.11.2014 in 2 Government Primary schools in MahepaJagir, Sikandrabad

7th November 2014 was an eventful day for Shiksha initiative. We not only had a delegate from the Australian High Commission visiting us,

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November 2014

Visit of Ms. Prerna from the Australian High Commission in Government Primary school, Mahepa Jagir-1, Sikandrabad

The Australian High Commission has been taking a keen interest in the works of Shiv Nadar Foundation. They have also donated a significant amount of money for the higher education…

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