Gyankunj Project New School List & Paripatra Of Phase-2.
The initiative of "Gyankunj" project has been launched by the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Gujarat on 5thSeptember, 2017 - Teacher’s Day to accelerate the efforts of Government of Gujarat in the area of digital education inspired from the vision of Digital India. The project is implemented in 1,609 Government primary schools, having interactive e-class developed with smart doards using technology in 3173 classrooms of class V to VIII.. Total 2.85 Lakh students of Class V to VIII are taking advantage of this initiative.
What is "Gyankunj" Model?
Gyankunj is a school digitalization programme to enhance classroom interactivity and teaching-learning process with the help of technology tools, like Projector, Interactive Infrared Camera, Laptop, Speaker, Whiteboard, Wi-Fi Router Extender etc. It aims to reinforce teaching-learning and evaluation process.It includes,
Interactive e-Class with smart board developed through technology at school level
Facilities of projector, infrared camera, laptop, speaker, smart board, Wi-Fi router in 3173 classrooms of Std.7 and Std.8 at 1609 Government Primary Schools across the State
Provided 10,000 tablets to students of std.7 and std.8 at 100 schools for learning without burden
Teaching-learning through e-Content and resources available through internet for Std.5 to 8
Ease of curriculum understanding through technology
To enhance classroom interactivity through advancement in teaching-learning process for Teachers and Students
To reinforce teaching, learning and evaluation process with use of technology
To make ease of understanding for each unit of curriculum in classroom itself by using technology as a medium
Gyankunj is a school digitalization program to enhance classroom interactivity and teaching-learning process with the help of technology tools, like Projector, Interactive Infrared Camera, Laptop, Speaker, Whiteboard, Wi-Fi Router etc. Initially, this program is executed at Class 7 and Class 8 of 1609 schools (1500 Schools + 109 KGBVs) to accelerate the efforts of Gujarat Government in Digital Mode of Education. It aims to make ease of understanding for each unit of curriculum in classroom itself by using technology as a medium. Gyankunj model uses whiteboard, laptop, projector, IR camera and interactive software for interactivity in classroom, the laptops are connected wirelessly or via USB or serial cables. A projector connected to the laptop displays the desktop image on the whiteboard and IR camera uses high speed image sensors which can intelligently track and learn the environment and allow for a seamless information control with any display with real-time interaction and writing speed without any lag and superior interactive performance. The IR camera accepts touch input from infra red enabled pen. It also helps schools, teachers and students to stand globally competent with the help of education technology.