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  project name ~ Eureka Super Kidz

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  Project Name


Eureka Super Kidz



AID Chennai



Education - Child



10 districts



Tamil Nadu

  Budget Approved


$ 2400


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Padmapriya Jagannathan


San Diego









An innovative village education center that provides Science, Math and Language inputs to children from poorest families and ensures every child reaches full potential.

Target groups: Early Start (KG); Strong Foundation (Grades 1 to 3); Ready for Future (Grades 4 to 8)

Scale: targeting 50 blocks in 10 districts; 20 villages in each block reaching about 75 children in each village





Many years of experience in children''''''''s education. Successfully implemented the following programs 1) Padippum Inikum 2) Lab in a box 3) NCLP project 4)Eureka schools 5) Read India 3 years of reading program in 10 districts has led to a 15% higher district wide impact in reading levels





1) Pre School: Age appropriate school readiness in language, cognitive and motor development 2) Std 1 to 3: Tamil: read fluently, write sentences, comprehend passages English: respond to simple instructions and read simple words Math: do basic addition, subtraction and simple multiplication 3) Std 4 to 8: Tamil: comprehend unsimplified text and write stories English:Read paragraphs and stories, converse in english Math: do fractions, geometry, measurement and solve word problems Science: do expt and understand concepts in 5 areas - matter, energy, mechanics, universe and evolution



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