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Akshara Foundation

Akshara Foundation's mission is to ensure that Every Child is in School and Learning Well. Our work focuses on universalizing primary education. We work both at the primary and pre-primary levels. We work towards our goals through innovative, scalable models.We believe that our generation has a unique opportunity to bridge gaps by bringing equitable access to high-quality, relevant education to all. We emphasize on performance management,technology usage and creating volunteering opportunities.
Support our Robotics Champs
Six students from under-privileged backgrounds, studying in public schools in Bangalore, India won the National level Robotics competitions of RoboCup Junior and First Lego League 2015 early this year. This project will help these children represent India at international level of these competitions in Germany and Philippines respectively in June 2016. project reportread updates from the field
Help 300,000 kids realize that Math can be fun
Ganitha Kalika Andolana (GKA) - A Math Movement launched by Akshara Foundation and the Karnataka state Government, aims to improve basic Numeracy skills and facilitate classroom learning of Mathematics in Government primary schools of Karnataka. GKA will help over 300,000 children studying in grades 4 and 5 of 7800 Government-run primary schools attain mathematical fluency. It will also build capacity of over 8000 teachers to enable them to teach Maths creatively inside the classrooms. project reportread updates from the field
Provide pre-school access to 3000 kids in India
- This project will provide pre-school access to 3000 3-6 year old children studying in 100 Government-run pre-school centers in Bangalore,India for a year. - The pre-school centers will be stocked with a kit corresponding with the government-designated curriculum for early childhood education and covers 7 Learning Domains - The children will be assessed twice a year on their age appropriate skill sets to measure their learning outcomes - It will also include capacity building of the teachers project reportread updates from the field
Educate 30000 kids:Pledge at the TCS World 10K Run
We are participating this year in the TCS World 10K run in Bangalore on the 27th May 2012. Through this event, we would like to create an awareness on the need for "Better Schooling in Government pre-schools and schools" in India. We would also like to use this opportunity to raise funds for our pre-school program which provides quality pre-school education to over 30,000 children who are 3-6 year old studying in over 1800 centers across Bangalore.. We appeal to donate generously to this cause. project reportread updates from the field
Educate 25000 kids:Pledge at the TCS World 10K Run
We are participating this year in the TCS World 10K Run in Bangalore on the 19th May 2013. We would like to use this event as an opportunity to raise funds for our pre-school program which provides quality pre-school education to over 25,000, 3-6 year old underprivilaged children studying in Government preschool centers across Karnataka, India. We appeal to you to donate generously to this cause and help us provide a strong foundation to these children's education. project reportread updates from the field
 

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