"Sampark Smart Shala is a very innovative intervention that is bringing excitement back into the classroom and significantly improve learning outcomes" - Dr. Raman Singh, Former Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh.
7 million smiles in 76,000 schools sounded intimidating until we trusted each other that we could do it and we did it!
A child is more excited about learning through visual tools. This enables self-paced learning in a multi-layered classroom.
For many children in India, smiling is just a dream. Whenever we walk, we envision smiles in our head and we walk even faster!
Not everyone can be a Spark. You need to have the guts to work in remote villages and a passion to make this world a better place.
Playtime gives children a chance to practice what they learning. Glimpse from a Sampark Smart Shala in Chhattisgarh
Sampark Didi sets the stage for the class in the first 15 minutes for the teacher to teach the rest of the lesson using TLMs.
Sampark Smart Shala innovatively uses a sound box, voice mascot Sampark Didi, TLMs, stories, games and teacher training.
Teachers are at the center of change, so that they own and drive the change.
With frugal innovation-led large scale social change as the central idea, Sampark brings smiles at the cost of just $1 per child/pa.