Academic excellence through quality and innovative teaching methods.

According to a recently conducted survey by a reputed organisation:

  • 57% of schools have three teachers or less
  • 58% of fifth standard students cannot read second standard text books
  • 75% of fifth standard students cannot do basic division
  • 47% of fifth standard students cannot do basic subtraction
  • Lack of infrastructure and innovation in teaching methodologies
  • High student dropout rate at primary education stage due to a lack of motivation to study and future opportunities
  • High absenteeism
  • The present system of primary education has failed.
What is E-Learning?

The E-learning programme is intended to make learning a fun-filled and interactive experience. The programme is developed by quality e-learning experts and qualified instructional designers. The programme is designed for children from Standards I to X across all subjects. The curriculum is as prescribed and followed by the respective State boards. The complete syllabus is made in an audio-visual format. The audio-visual format comprises an interactive question bank and employs a child-friendly interface

Modus Operandi

  • The school is provided with an E-Learning system comprising of hardware and software tools
  • On-site support for three years is provided for the entire system including software upgrades
  • The school teachers are well-trained to seamlessly operate the E-Learning-equipped classrooms
  • Wockhardt Foundation monitors the daily operation of E-Learning at the Schools

  • CPUs
  • LCD projector
  • Mouse
  • Keyboard
  • Screen
  • Inverter + battery for power back-up.

A comprehensive educational software including State-Board-based curriculum from Standards I to X in local languages for all subjects. Additional features of the software:

  • Career guidance
  • Question bank
  • Science-based videos
  • Basic spoken English
  • School encyclopaedia
  • Software usage tracker
  • Adult literacy programme
  • Vocabulary trainer and dictionary
  • Planetarium
  • Math games
  • Periodic table of elements

Interesting Support Attendance Goodwill
Interactive Quality Content – State Board Cost Effective Far reaching impact
Retention Technology / Computers Maintenance Wallpaper & Launch Screen in the software recognizing donor’s contribution. Donor’s name is displayed every time the teacher logs in to the software.
Attendance Question Bank Proven Contents
Scores   Not dependent on Net Connectivity / Costs

Social Investment

  • INR 1,20,000 per school/per classroom
  • This is inclusive of project management cost
  • Identification of school
  • Agreement with school
  • Coordination with software, hardware vendors for installation
  • Purchase and installation of inverter
  • Help desk at Wockhardt Foundation office for emergency issues
  • Impact assessment

Wockhardt Foundation has been running this programme for the underprivileged students of the Parali Village Ashram School in Thane district and the results have been extremely encouraging. The school has secured a 95% pass percentage in the Maharashtra State Board SSC results this year, as compared to 80% in 2012 and 45% in 2011.

Given the outstanding performance of the Parali Ashram School, Wockhardt has implemented E-Learning at 26 publically-funded schools in the Aurangabad district.

Contact Details:

Dr. Tausif Jalal
Programme Head Email: tjalal@wockhardtfoundation.org
Website: www.wf-elearning.org