Digital Library Program

Providing relevant educational resources for teachers to supplement learning and increase classroom interaction

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Access to high-quality material to tackle literacy and numeracy issues is one of the main challenges in India. A majority of schools in India cannot access quality resources due to the lack of funding, adequate infrastructure or communication networks required.

 

“Teachers who require more resources to tackle literacy and numeracy”

  • Sourcing relevant content for teachers is critical improving teaching-learning process in the classrooms.
  • Current textbooks are inaccurate and many do not contain guidance for teachers, leaving teachers without access to resources needed to increase literacy and numeracy levels in their classrooms.

 

The program aims to increase teachers’ access to quality resources. It will ultimately improve teachers’ teaching ability and enhance the basic literacy and numeracy ability of students. Additionally, it includes the training and workshop process to train teachers on how to use the device, which will enhance the teachers’ ability to use digital tools.

 

 

A digital library program gives teachers access to quality resources through a digital library of books, videos and lesson plans that can supplement curriculum and enhance reading ability and student engagement. This digital library is the SchoolWifi.

 

SCHOOLWIFI is

1. a device that stores and plays content, to deliver quality educational resources to the last mile.

2. a device that allows teachers to access quality video and story resources over a wireless network without the need for the internet. 


3. pre-loaded with learning materials, teachers can use this to supplement their teaching and keep children engaged.

4. aligned to the school curricula and sourced by relevant contents for teachers to find exactly what they’re looking for easily.

SchoolWifit is a device that stores and plays content, to deliver quality educational resources which are proven to improve literacy ability. SchoolWiFi allows teachers to access quality resources such as videos and stories over a wireless network without the need for the internet. Pre-loaded with learning material, teachers can use this to supplement their teaching and keep children engaged through videos and interactive stories available on the platform.

Teachers become supplement their lessons with interesting videos and stories found on the platform.
SchoolWiFi will also benefit teachers and their schools with reducing operational costs; improving in reading outcomes and content that can supplement existing teaching methods and engage students. Ultimately, i
t improves teachers’ ability to use digital tools and reading ability of students.

Currently, 140 schools and after-school centers across 9 states in India, including Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, and Tamil Nadu are supported by the program.

 


teachaclass

Teach A Class connects motivated teachers across India to a community of donors, enabling them to raise funds for innovative tools to improve their effectiveness and help students learn better.


Resource
https://teachaclass.org/product/digital-library-programme/
https://teachaclass.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Digital_Library.pdf