Education  India Project #20996

Support 25 Transformative Evening Village Schools

by Agastya International Foundation
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Support 25 Transformative Evening Village Schools
Support 25 Transformative Evening Village Schools
Support 25 Transformative Evening Village Schools

Operation Vasantha has been impacting the lives of disadvantaged rural children. This highly interactive and empowering initiative addresses the problem of school dropouts. It also aims to educate families on the importance of education and engage dropouts and other children through interactive activities and fun learning sessions. These activities include parents counseling, health and hygiene camps, and education on ecology.

Local college students are trained and given support from Agastya to teach children in their villages. These individuals willingly spend their evenings educating and inspiring weaker students and school dropouts from their villages.

Reach and Benefits

  • 1 Operation Vasantha center reaches out to 30 children, operating for 200 days a year, the program will generate close to 6,000 child exposures* in a year.
  • Volunteers living in the villages with educational qualifications of graduate and postgraduate who are an innovative thinker and interested in teaching will be chosen for the Operation Vasantha program. They will be provided with a scholarship.

Operation Vasantha program aims to educate families on the importance of education and engage dropouts and other children through interactive activities and fun learning sessions. The program includes the following activities.

  • Helping children to complete their homework
  • Fun learning activities to the children between the ages of 7-11 have learning outcomes that shape a child’s logical, reasoning, deduction, analytical, motor, estimation and experimentation skills.
  • Multi-pronged approach: Mobile Science Lab reaching out to students in remote areas during the day and evening sessions being reinforced by Operation Vasantha program.
  • Activities related to Arts and crafts
  • During summer holidays, we will conduct summer camps to the children.
  • Local college students are trained and given support from Agastya to teach children in their villages. These individuals willingly spend their evenings educating and inspiring weaker students from their villages.

   Project Benefits:

  • Stimulates child’s inherent curiosity.
  • The program fosters critical thinking and creativity through hands-on science and provides a strong and dynamic learning resource base for rural children.
  • The instructor is a local hire has a greater sense of ownership and responsibility towards his/her community.
  • The sessions consist of multi-grade beneficiaries, which facilitates inculcating of soft skills such as collaboration and teamwork
  • Exposes children to topics such as logic, analysis, synthesis, imagination, estimation Measurement, design, scientific principles at a young age.

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Operation Vasantha has been impacting the lives of disadvantaged rural children. This highly interactive and empowering initiative addresses the problem of school dropouts. It also aims to educate families on the importance of education and engage dropouts and other children through interactive activities and fun learning sessions. These activities include parents counseling, health and hygiene camps, and education on ecology.

Local college students are trained and given support from Agastya to teach children in their villages. These individuals willingly spend their evenings educating and inspiring weaker students and school dropouts from their villages.

Reach and Benefits

  • 1 Operation Vasantha center reaches out to 30 children, operating for 200 days a year, the program will generate close to 6,000 child exposures* in a year.
  • Volunteers living in the villages with educational qualifications of graduate and postgraduate who are an innovative thinker and interested in teaching will be chosen for the Operation Vasantha program. They will be provided with a scholarship.

Operation Vasantha program aims to educate families on the importance of education and engage dropouts and other children through interactive activities and fun learning sessions. The program includes the following activities.

  • Helping children to complete their homework
  • Fun learning activities to children between the ages of 7-11 have learning outcomes that shape a child’s logical, reasoning, deduction, analytical, motor, estimation and experimentation skills.
  • Multi-pronged approach: Mobile Science Lab reaching out to students in remote areas during the day and evening sessions being reinforced by Operation Vasantha program.
  • Activities related to Arts and crafts
  • During summer holidays, we will conduct summer camps to the children.
  • Local college students are trained and given support from Agastya to teach children in their villages. These individuals willingly spend their evenings educating and inspiring weaker students from their villages.

       Project Benefits

  • Stimulates child’s inherent curiosity.
  • The program fosters critical thinking and creativity through hands-on science and provides a strong and dynamic learning resource base for rural children.
  • The instructor is a local hire has a greater sense of ownership and responsibility towards his/her community.
  • The sessions consist of multi-grade beneficiaries, which facilitates inculcating of soft skills such as collaboration and team work.
  • Exposes children to topics such as logic, analysis, synthesis, imagination, estimation Measurement, design, scientific principles at a young age.

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Operation Vasantha has been impacting the lives of disadvantaged rural children. This highly interactive and empowering initiative addresses the problem of school dropouts. It also aims to educate families on the importance of education and engage dropouts and other children through interactive activities and fun learning sessions. These activities include parents counseling, health and hygiene camps and education on ecology.

Local college students are trained and given support from Agastya to teach children in their villages. These individuals willingly spend their evenings educating and inspiring weaker students and school dropouts from their villages.

Objectives:

  • Child development
  • Create open platform for experiential and hands on learning
  • Encouraging questioning and sharing of knowledge.
  • Dropouts mainstreaming.
  • Community participation and ownership of OV center.
  • Develop a sense of social responsibility in the community and children of the village /area.
  • Providing an opportunity to local youths for mentoring children.

Desired Outcome:

  • 1 Operation Vasantha centre reaches out to 30 children, operating for 200 days a year, the program will generate close to 6,000 child exposures* in a year.
  • To counsel/involve school dropouts and trying to bring them into mainstream.
  • Volunteers living in the villages with educational qualifications of 10th Standard, 12th Standard, graduate and postgraduate who are innovative thinkers and interested in teaching will be chosen for the Operation Vasantha program. They will be provided with scholarships.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Operation Vasantha has been impacting the lives of disadvantaged rural children. This highly interactive and empowering initiative addresses the problem of school dropouts. It also aims to educate families on the importance of education and engage dropouts and other children through interactive activities and fun learning sessions. These activities include parents counseling, health and hygiene camps, and education on ecology.

Local college students are trained and given support from Agastya to teach children in their villages. These individuals willingly spend their evenings educating and inspiring weaker students and school dropouts from their villages.

 Reach and Benefits

  • 1 Operation Vasantha center reaches out to 30 children, operating for 200 days a year, the program will generate close to 6,000 child exposures* in a year.
  • Volunteers living in the villages with educational qualifications of graduate and postgraduate who are an innovative thinker and interested in teaching will be chosen for the Operation Vasantha program. They will be provided with a scholarship.

Operation Vasantha program aims to educate families on the importance of education and engage dropouts and other children through interactive activities and fun learning sessions. The program includes the following activities.

  • Helping children to complete their homework
  • Fun learning activities to the children between the ages of 7-11 have learning outcomes that shape a child’s logical, reasoning, deduction, analytical, motor, estimation and experimentation skills.
  • Multi-pronged approach: Mobile Science Lab reaching out to students in remote areas during the day and evening sessions being reinforced by Operation Vasantha program.
  • Activities related to Arts and crafts
  • During summer holidays, we will conduct summer camps to the children.
  • Local college students are trained and given support from Agastya to teach children in their villages. These individuals willingly spend their evenings educating and inspiring weaker students from their villages.

       Project Benefits:

  • Stimulates child’s inherent curiosity.
  • The program fosters critical thinking and creativity through hands-on science and provides a strong and dynamic learning resource base for rural children.
  • The instructor is a local hire has a greater sense of ownership and responsibility towards his/her community.
  • The sessions consist of multi-grade beneficiaries, which facilitates inculcating of soft skills such as collaboration and teamwork
  • Exposes children to topics such as logic, analysis, synthesis, imagination, estimation Measurement, design, scientific principles at a young age.

Links:

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Operation Vasantha has been impacting the lives of disadvantaged rural children since 2009. This highly interactive and empowering initiative addresses the problem of school dropouts. It also aims to educate families on the importance of education and engage dropouts and other children through interactive activities and fun learning sessions. These activities include parents counseling, health and hygiene camps, and education on ecology.

Local college students are trained and given support from Agastya to teach children in their villages. These individuals willingly spend their evenings educating and inspiring weaker students and school dropouts from their villages.

Reach and Benefits

  • 1 Operation Vasantha center reaches out to 30 children, operating for 200 days a year, the program will generate close to 6,000 child exposures* in a year.
  • Volunteers living in the villages with educational qualifications of graduate and postgraduate who are an innovative thinker and interested in teaching will be chosen for the Operation Vasantha program. They will be provided with a scholarship.

Operation Vasantha program aims to educate families on the importance of education and engage dropouts and other children through interactive activities and fun learning sessions. The program includes the following activities.

  • Helping children to complete their homework
  • Fun learning activities to the children between the ages of 7-11 have learning outcomes that shape a child’s logical, reasoning, deduction, analytical, motor, estimation and experimentation skills.
  • Multi-pronged approach: Mobile Science Lab reaching out to students in remote areas during the day and evening sessions being reinforced by Operation Vasantha program.
  • Activities related to Arts and crafts
  • During summer holidays, we will conduct summer camps to the children.
  • Local college students are trained and given support from Agastya to teach children in their villages. These individuals willingly spend their evenings educating and inspiring weaker students from their villages.

       Project Benefits:

  • Stimulates child’s inherent curiosity.
  • The program fosters critical thinking and creativity through hands-on science and provides a strong and dynamic learning resource base for rural children.
  • The instructor is a local hire has a greater sense of ownership and responsibility towards his/her community.
  • The sessions consist of multi-grade beneficiaries, which facilitates inculcating of soft skills such as collaboration and teamwork
  • Exposes children to topics such as logic, analysis, synthesis, imagination, estimation Measurement, design, scientific principles at a young age.

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Agastya International Foundation

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka - India
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Project Leader:
Ramji Raghavan
Bangalore, Karnataka India
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