Spreading Computer Literacy

Empowering Individuals

Our Impact
Partner Schools/Organizations
  • Friends Convent School, Nanadanpura Shivpuri road Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India 160
  • Happy School, DLF Ph I Gurgaon, Haryana, India 150
  • Sant. Sr. Sec School, Ajeetgarh, Shri Madhopur, Sikar Sikar, Rajasthan, India 200
  • Shri Ganesh Mahavidalya, VPO-Sahapura Sikar, Rajasthan, India 325
  • Saraswati Shishu Mandir, Kathayatbara Bageshwar, Uttarakhand, India 95
  • New Rajasthan Public Secondary school, Neem ka Thana Road, Bhudoli Sikar, Rajasthan, India 150
  • Shree Jagat Guru Shankrachrya , dimmari, Disit-Chamoli, Chamoli, Uttarakhand, India 175
  • Taigore Shikshan Sansthan, Khandela, Khadi Parisar ke andar, Sikar 332709 Sikar, Rajasthan, India 170
  • New Don Bosco Public School , Andar Bazar, Siwan 81231 Siwan, Bihar, India 191
  • Jay Bharat Mission School , Ajad Nagar Bhattagaon Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India 150
  • Yogesh Joshi Memorial, VPO-Devdhura, Champawat Champawat , Uttarakhand, India 180
  • Maktab Azad Hind, Prem Nagar, Jhansi, U.P., behind Prem Nagar Thaana, Noor nagar Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India 65
  • Saint Saqlain Public School, Saolainabad Colony Prem Nagar Nagra Jhansi Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India 170
  • Oxford world school, NP ward no-29, Near bus depot Sikar, Rajasthan, India 150

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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