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  NGO Name

VERS (Vikramshila Education Research Soc..

  Year Established

1989

  Primary Contact

Shubhra Chatterji

  Address

77 Maharaja Tagore Road, Dhakuria

 

Kolkata, India

  District

Kolkata

  State

West Bengal

  PIN

700031

  Email

vikramshila@vikramshila.org

  Phone 1

91-33-2414 9589

  Phone 2

91-33-3092 6084

  Fax

n/a

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Education

  Website

www.vikramshila.org

  Annual Budget

Rs.

  FCRA clearance?

No

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

January 2002, Tulika Narayan, College Park Chapter, tulika@aidindia.org, 301 592 1440

 
 
   

  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  1

 

  Send email to chapter coords?

  -

 
  +  CollegePark / Tulika Narayan
   

  Projects List

Amount Funded

  +  Taking Charge of Our LIves

$ 1130

 
 

 Total 

$ 1130

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

Vikramshila’s goal is to make quality education accessible to the marginalized sections of society because they found that disparity of education was actually acting as a wedge further widening the gap between the rich and the poor. Education, they feel, should be the bridge and serve as a lever of social regeneration.

  Achievements

 

- education campaign through national and state level forums

-training teachers and educational volunteers in 10 states of India

- designing innovative teaching materials

-educating street children in association with Kolkata Police

-publishing a bi-monthly teachers'' magazine

-running a Community Education Programme in village Bigha, District Barddhaman
< more...

  Summary

 

Vikramshila Education Resource Society was founded in 1989 as a teacher training organisation (it was formally registered on 6th April 1992) with a view to provide in-service training to grassroots level organisatons working for the education of the disadvantaged sections of the society.

Mission of Vikramshila is to iImpart same type of quality education to all children. It believes that equity based education spread over entire social fabric is the only way to seal the divide between the poor and the rich.

Process oriented learning is the focus in Vikramshila''s education philosophy. It believes that if this approach is adopted, education will naturally become child-centric, life-centric and joyful. Thus, the objective being pursued by Vikramshila is directed towards doing more...

 
 
 

  

 
 

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