Bridging the Divide
Project : Bridging the Divide (Back up Support Coaching Centre)
Project Area : Kamarhati and Panihati Municipal slum area of North 24 Parganas, West Bengal
Client : Asha for Education
Project Duration : April 2016 to March 2017
SATHI for Education Support project for back up support aimed at retention of children in the formal school system, is operational since the last 7 (seven) years at two locations under Kamarhati and Panihati Municipality.
INSPIRATION in collaboration with ASHA for Education is providing backup support to over 110 children in the slums of Kamarhati and Panihati Municipality to retain them within the folds of formal education.
Interactions with schools have indicated that a large majority of the children are regular in schools and in general are performing well. They are equally regular in the centres which are indicative of their retention within the education system School Teachers are of the view that back up coaching is helping them cope with the curricular education.
Health checkup camp are carried out on a regular basis by INSPIRATION for monitoring children’s health and hygiene practices.
Children are exposed about Mime, Drama, and Dance by Mrs. Soma Das (Majumder) (National Scholar & She also awarded from Sangeet Natak Academy, New Delhi as Yuba Mime Artiste (2016-2017).
Out of 149nos. students, 25nos. students got scholarship from their school for good result from their classes. 16nos. of Girls and 9nos of Boys are got Scholarship in 2017 final examination
Last 2 years our 8 Students passed Madhyamik and one of our students passed Higher Secondary Examination.