Government Tie Ups
In 2013, Pratham partnered with 4 district administrations across the state and UNICEF to implement a learning improvement programmes for children in Std. 3-5 in government schools. In the Simdega district, in addition to the program for Std. 3-5, a special pilot was conducted to improve English learning levels in upper-primary grades in 50 government schools.
In 2015-16, Std. 3-5 and Std. 6-8 programme is being scaled up to 3 other blocks of Simdega district with UNICEF’s support. Additionally, Pratham Institute will set up vocational training centre with the help of Simdega district to provide employability skills to underprivileged youth in industry specific courses.