The education section provides learning resources to children and teachers covering the aspects of Child rights and quality education.
Education is a fundamental human right
Provision of free and compulsory education to all children upto the age of fourteen years, is one of the Constitutional Provisions. India celebrates an impressive jump in the literacy figures in the past decade and recent implementation of the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act, 2009.
ICT in Education
The role of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in the education sector plays an important role in the process of empowering the technology into the educational activities. The ICT provide the prospects, trends of integrating into the educational activities and gives large opportunities to enhance the learning environment.
Education is the foundation on which the development of every citizen and the nation as a whole built on. The Education domain of the portal provides information on the following topics.
Understanding child rights and the roles that various stakeholders can play to protect them are covered in this section.
Every child between the ages of 6 to 14 years has the right to free and compulsory education. This is stated as per the 86th Constitution Amendment Act added Article 21A.
Children science section teaches children in an interactive, easy, visual way to help them in learn science about scientific phenomena, encourages creative thinking and active participation in learning process.
Teaching and learning is an important process that includes many variables. These variables interact as learners work toward their goals and incorporate new knowledge, behaviors, and skills that add to their range of learning experiences.
Assessments on various subject topics to various age groups to check their subject knowledge such as item analysis can help students revise and develop better.
Multiple Intelligences is Howard Gardner’s psychological theory about people and their different types of intelligences (logical, visual, musical, etc.). There are seven Intelligences that each person has. A person may be has two or more dominant intelligences, and maybe there are some person have a balance intelligence for the seven intelligences.
Career guidance will help to shape future in better way. This part suggests the readers about the various study and job opportunities available after 10th Standard, Graduation and other information.
Digital Literacy section of this web portal is creating the awareness on various open source technologies, Various font technologies and created resource material on the Fundamentals of Computers, Basic hardware tips, Basic designing by using the CorelDraw and Frequently Asked Questions on computer usage in selected regional languages.
This section provides a peek into various online interactive resources!
This covers the the useful websites of SSA, Government Resources, basic education and gender equality, child rights and advocacy, national and international resource links.
In this era of information technology, ICT is playing commendable role to bridge the gap between haves and have not’s in the education system, particularly in rural India. The primary education vertical of India Development Gateway is an attempt to empower the children and teachers by providing ample resource materials to achieve the goal of Universalization of Elementary Education in India.