Spreading Computer Literacy

Empowering Individuals

Our Impact
Partner Schools/Organizations
  • GOVT. MIDDLE SCHOOL, AKLIMPUR Gurgaon, Haryana, India 105
  • Blue Bird Inter College, O/S Bara Gaon Gate, Jhansi, Kotwali, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India 200
  • Sh. Jagadguru Shankracharya Children Academy, New Dimmer, Simli, Karanprayag, chamoli, Chamoli, Uttarakhand, India 62
  • Shri Ganesh Mahavidalya, VPO-Sahapura Sikar, Rajasthan, India 325
  • Kalawati Memorial Montessori School, Block Thalisain, Dist Pauri, Garhwal , Uttarakhand- 246123 Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand, India 287
  • Blooming Buds Junior High School, Ghuna, Ratighat, Nainital Nainital, Uttarakhand, India 90
  • Uma Public School, Karanprayag 2464444, Near Uma Devi Mandir, chamoli, Chamoli, Uttarakhand, India 165
  • Gyanodaya H.S.S. Dungra, Dungra, Bhanoli, Dhauladevi, Almora - 263622 Almora, Uttarakhand, India 107
  • GOVT. PRIMARY SCHOOL, GAIRATPUR BASS Gurgaon, Haryana, India 138
  • MS Adarsh Bal Vidha Niketan Sr.Sec.School, V.P-Bathoth, Laxmangarh Sikar, Rajasthan, India 145
  • Dev Acedmy , Rajaput Road, Raksa, Jhansi, Near GIC Inter College, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India 200
  • Amar Jyoti Inter college , Mungus, Tindwari, Banda -210128, Banda, Uttar Pradesh, India 250
  • Yakub baig high school , Panvel raigarh - 410206 Panvel , Maharashtra, India 250
  • Balika Awasiya Adharshila school, Amarpura, Madesar Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, India 74

Number of lives touched

Besides the number of children currently taking lessons from Computer Shiksha there have been many more who have taken a few lessons but were unable to complete the course.Besides children there have been a few enthusiastic senior citizens who have also taken lessons.

Bringing more children into the formal fold, and improving attendance

Children in Nai Kiran Universal School in Ardee City, Sector 52, Gurgaon are mostly children of migrant labour. The school used to struggle in convincing the parents to send their children to school. Many would prefer their children to beg or engage in some other work where they could earn some money rather than study.

To join the school, the biggest attraction for the children and their parents used to be the free mid day meal. After Computer Shiskha started its Computer Literacy classes, some interesting trends became obvious.

More parents started approaching the Nai Kiran School for admissions and when they were queried, what brought them to this school; the answer mostly was that they had heard that Nai Kiran had started Computer Classes and they wanted their children to learn Computers.

The second trend too was quite interesting. We used to do computer classes at this school twice a week. Over time, it became apparent that there will be higher attendance on those 2 days compared to other days of the week. It was simply because children did not want to miss the Computer Classes. Later, when we expanded our Computer Literacy program to other schools, it became the usual observation in other schools too.

Enhancing Employability

Computer Shiksha has now taken kids from Class XI and XII into its fold at Government Senior Secondary School, Chakkarpur Village. The course structure has been modified to make it accelerated so that the students are able to complete all lessons by the time they are ready to leave school. With it becoming almost mandatory to have some preliminary knowledge of using IT equipment to be eligible for applying to many jobs we are hopeful that those students who would want to take up employment after Class XII will find it easier to do so.

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