Every monthly donation helps educate more kids like Rashid
Rashid, the elder of the two siblings from a low-income family joined Muktangan in Jr. Kg as a weak student. His parents were illiterate.The teachers observed that he faced difficulty concentrating in the class and didn't participate in the class activities. He also refused to eat vegetables and fruits which deprived him of the nutrition.
The teachers started implementing informational processing theory to emphasize engagement opportunities to enhance his learning and interest. Teachers encouraged him to eat by demonstrating the importance of nutritional food through storiesA huge improvement can be seen in Rashid who is in Class V.
He now concentrates and participates in class and actively participates in the school activities. The teachers now can see a positive future for him.
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About The Program
What the beneficiary gets
Muktangan runs 7 English-medium schools in Mumbai catering to over 2700 students. The students and teachers are from the same local marginalized communities that the schools they serve. The programs work both the school and classroom environment and curricular related practices. Such a 'Whole School' approach leads to the institutionalization and long-term sustainability of these innovative processes.
Muktangan offers a 3-year teacher education programme to prospective educators recruited form the underserved communities. These prospective teachers go through a 1-year preservice programme where they are taught and mentored by experienced faculty on child development & learning through an activity-based constructive pedagogy and child observation. After which the teachers spend a further two years at Muktangan attaining a practical teaching experience and attaining a subject specialization.
When you support this program, you help in developing the skills of a teacher to better serve a child from a low-income family.