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ICT FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Today, India is vibrant with innovative ideas in the field of usage of Information Technology and is keen to see that the fruits of this new technology brings happiness into their life.

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Mobile Van

Education Through Mobile Van

 

 

School Implementation Model

1. Current Training 75 schools in about 70 villages scattered around Baramati, Indapur, Ballarpur in Maharashtra State and Yamunanagar in Hariyana State have been identified for implementation. Through this process approx 8000 students are covered by the program.

2. Time Allocation Based On Student Nos. Depending on the student nos. in a school, the Mobile Computer Van will implement the program in a school for approx 2 hours per 100 students. This allows 184 hrs of Program Implementation per week, covering 8000 students.

3. Van Routes The Mobile Computer Van routes were charted out by VIIT; as per the school’s geographic position and student nos. Care has been taken to ensure minimum travel and maximum implementation time per Van Route. Presently Seven buses are active in Seven different routes across Pune and Chandrapur district in Maharashtra and Yamunanagar district in Yamunanagar State.

4. Computer Education Timetable Computer Education timetable per school and classes are circulated amongst the schools to give 80 hours of computer education which includes 30 hrs of theory and 300 hrs of practical throughout the year.

IT Training Program -- Schools

Year 2011 - 2012 : Schools Covered on different routes

 

Schedule for Mobile Van 2011-2012

Sr. No

Route Name

Mobile Van

No of Students

No Of Schools

No of Village

Staff    

Co-Odinater

District

1

Baramati, VIIT

2

1119

17

17

10

1

Pune

2

Indapur

1

691

11

11

3

3

Bhor

2

1859

29

29

6

4

Velhe

1

800

14

14

3

5

Mulshi

2

1323

15

15

6

6

Kurduwadi

1

860

13

12

3

1

Solapur

7

Temburne

1

815

13

13

3

8

Madha

1

820

12

11

3

9

Sangola

1

766

8

8

3

10

Karmala

3

2328

31

31

9

11

Malshrias(Sadashivnagar)

1

1080

15

15

3

12

Karkamb

1

864

13

11

3

13

Phaltan

3

3157

51

51

9

2

Satara

14

Mann

2

1754

28

28

6

15

Khatav

1

772

19

19

3

16

Pusegaon

1

997

17

17

3

17

Panshet

Propose

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

24

20005

306

302

76

4

 

Lab

18

M.G. Balak Mandir(Lab)

 

410

1

1

2

 

Pune

19

Nimmgaon  Ketki (Lab)

 

325

1

1

2

 

 

Total

0

735

2

2

4

 

 

Bilt

20

Bilt  Bhigwan

1

1315

13

13

4

1

 

21

Bilt Y.Nagar

1

1360

8

8

4

 

22

Bilt Ballarpur

1

1375

11

11

4

 

 

Total

3

4050

32

32

12

1

 

 

Total

 

24790

340

336

92

5

 

 

VIIT, Baramati – A unique step-forward

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Syllabus

Year 1 - For 5th Standard

Beginning from:

  •  History & Fundamentals of Computers
  •  Start-Shut down
  •  Mousing-Keyboarding

Moving upto

  • MS word, MS Paint
  • Scanner
  • Sound Recorder

Students will be:

  • Able to use MS Paint, MS Word effectively to develop their skills.
  • Able to use peripherals smoothly.
  • Able to apply skills for day life situations.

Year 2 - For 6th:

 Beginning from:

  • Computer Fundamentals.
  • Introduction to Windows.
  • Forming Logos.

Moving upto

  • Multimedia
  • Mousing Skills
  • Keyboard Practical.

Students will be

  • Able to use skills buy using multimedia.
  • Able to operate basic commands.
  • Practical KP Typing Tutor.

Year 3 - For 7th:

Outcome-oriented, age-appropriate & need-based

Beginning from:

  • Using Spreadsheets
  • Basics in Computer Programming

Moving upto

  • Creating simple small programs in QBASIC
  • Making a website
  • Current topics
  • Self-learning facilities over the web
  • Hardware troubleshooting