Prajayatna has been working with different stakeholders, especially communities and local government bodies, towards the development of public schools and pre schools.
Work and Achievements
Prajayatna organization working with all marginalized children from 3 to 16 years of age, through making their educational institutions such as their schools and anganwadis deliver good quality services in order to give them an equitable opportunity to improve their lives. The initiative works towards creating an eco system that enables them to learn well and reach their potential, by working with all the concerned stakeholders such as the parents, teachers, bureaucracy and the elected representatives.
The focus areas are:
- Kalikayatna - a learning initiative, that is meaningful and oriented towards developing capabilities in children within the Government schooling structure, by enabling children, teachers and parents with real time feedback on a range of life abilities.
- Early Childhood Care and Education - impacting early child care and education (ECCE) centers provided by the Government (preschools known as Anganwadis), by ensuring proper management of the Centre through the community and making the centers more focused on the learning of the children in the age group of 2-6 to that will look at all domains of child development.
- Decentralization of educational governance - where school development vis-à-vis quality of education is seen as a direct result of community ownership, where local communities can define and contribute much towards developing a vision for education and ensure proper functioning and delivery of quality education by Government schools.
Prajayatna works in 5 states of Karnataka, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh & Jharkhand and is presently working with 7000 schools and 100 pre schools reaching out to 3.5 lakhs of children. Your support is necessary to continue our work. It takes Rs500 per child and Rs15000 per school/anganwadi (per year) to enable them to have a chance at an education that will change the course of their lives.
Fund Utilisation Statement
The funds will go towards supporting teachers and communities to deliver a child centered education which equips them with capabilities to adapt to this changing world reaching out to 17500 children