SARVA SHIKSHA ABHIYAN
|OFFICE ADDRESS||Distt. Project Office Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan Ludhiana,inside- Shaheede Azam Sukhdev Thapar Govt. girls Sen. Sec. School.|
|PHONE||0161-2420902 -SSA office|
|0161-2432077 -District Education office (Primary) Ludhiana|
Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan is a comprehensive and integrated flagship programme of government of India ,launched in 2000-01, to attain universal elementary education in the country in a mission mode. It is a response to the demand for quality basic education all over the country. The Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan is to provide useful and relevant elementary education for all children in the 6 to 14 age group by 2010. The SSA programmme is also an attempt to provide an opportunity for improving human capabilities to all children, through provision of community-owned quality education in a mission mode
An effort at effectively involving the Panchayati Raj Institutions, School Management Committees, Village and Urban Slum Level Education Committees, Parents’ Teachers’ Associations, Mother Teacher Associations, Tribal Autonomous Councils and other grass root level structures in the management of elementary schools.
An expression of political will for universal elementary education across the country. A partnership between the Central, State and the local government. An opportunity for States to develop their own vision of elementary education.
OBJECTIVES OF SARVA SHIKSHA ABHIYAN
- All children in school, Education Guarantee Centre, Alternate School, ‘Back-to-School’ camp by 2003.
- All children complete five years of primary schooling by 2007.
- All children complete eight years of elementary schooling by 2010.
- Focus on elementary education of satisfaction quality with emphasis on education for life.
- Bridge all gender and social category gaps at primary stage by 2007 and at elementary education level at 2010.
- Universal retention by 2010.
District level structure
|Sr No.||Designation||No Of Posts|
|1||District Project Director cum Member Secretary cum, District Education Officer (EE) , Ludhiana||1|
|2||Distt. Project Coordinator cum Deputy DEO (P)||1|
|5||DRP Social Studies||1|
|6||DRP PRIMARY EDUCATION||1|
|7||DRP TEXT BOOKS||1|
|8||DRP COMMUNITY MOBILIZATION AND RTE||1|
|9||DRP MIS AND PLANNING||1|
|10||DRP CIVIL WORKS||1|
|11||DRP INCLUSIVE EDUCATION||1|
|14||SUB DIVISON ENGINEER||1|
|15||Asst.Project Coordinator General||1|
|16||Asst. Project Coordinator Finance||1|
|19||Distt. Special Educator||1|
|20||Data Entry Operator||5|
Block level structure
In the 19 Block Education Offices following staff is working for Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan
|Sr No.||Designation||No Of Posts|
|1||Block Project Director cum Member Secretary cum, District Education Officer (EE) , Ludhiana||1|
|5||BRP Social Studies||1|
|6||BRP PRIMARY EDUCATION||2|
|7||BRP TEXT BOOKS||1|
|8||BRP COMMUNITY MOBILIZATION AND RTE||1|
|13||DATA ENTRY OPERTOR||1|
School Management Committee(SMC)
THE VEDCs have been replaced by School Management Committee.The School Management Committee(SMC)is a means to speed up the development of elementary education.It is like constituting a local management committee for every school which takes active part in the developmental works of the school and implements the same.It represents both,the local bodies and general public.
Constituion of School Management Committee
There will be 12 members of the SMC.75% members(i.e.9 members)will be from the parents/guardians of the school children.Out of these 9 members,5 members must be female.There should be proportionate representation to the disadvantaged and weaker sections of parents/guardians of school children.
Various Activities under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan: District Ludhiana
All the government primary and upper primary schools (including schools running PRI and other local bodies ) are eligible for various types of grants under this scheme.
- CIVIL WORKS
The grants are given to schools for construction purpose. Following are the achievements under this component till date:
|List Of Activities||Completed Unit Till Date|
|Block resource centres||12|
|Cluster Resource Centres||95|
|New School Buildings PRIMARY AND UPPER PRIMARY||16|
|Building for building less schools/branch schools||9|
|Boundary Wall||11601 r.mtrs|
|Furniture for children in upper primary schools||37608 children|
- Free Text Books
Free Text books are provided to the students belonging to the general category who are enrolled in class 1-8 in the Govt schools and Govt. aided schools. The Department of Social Welfare Punjab is already providing free Text Books to all SC Students in the State. Workbooks are given to all the students by SSA.
- OUT OF SCHOOL CHILDREN
The main objective of SSA Project is ensure the universalization of elementary education to the 6-14 age group. Due to the serious efforts made by teachers and PASWAK members, there is considerable achievement regarding the enrolment. The above data is as per Surveys.We covered these children under AIEs,STcs.etc. Apart from these we covered mor children which we locate from time to time.The number of out of school children has reduced conisderably during the last five years.
|OOSC||6-14 Age Group|
- In the year 2012-13,152 special training centres have been started for out of school children where more than 1500 children are getting special training.
- Residential Bridge Course -
- 1. In this, 50 out of school children will be covered in 2012-13.It is planned to be opened is GPS Daudpur where these children will get facilities along with education. Residential Hostel
- Inculsive Education For Disabled
A hostel with Capacity of 100 boys is allotted for distt.Ludhiana.As the building has not yet constructed,so it is temporarily running in GPS Lalton Kalan, where 15 boys have been admitted.Shift School
Due to Over crowded areas and lack of land to construct new school buildings,double shift is started in two schools recently.AT GPS Haibowal Khurd and GPS Chet Singh Nagar.Transportation Facility-
In some of the areas there is problem of access of school facility.Transportation facility has been apporved for 492 children of remote areas in 2012-13.Community Training
Members from School Management committees Community were provided training regarding/awareness regarding facilities under SSA and Importance of Education,RTE and so many other issue.
There are many children in the district who are physically and mentally challenged who needs very special attention. Every year assessment camps are organized in various blocks , where team of doctors assess the disability among the children and recommend the aid required to the child. The aids and artificial limbs like Crutches, wheel chairs , tricycles, hearing aids are provided to children free of cost. children were assessed by the doctors and following aids and appliances were recommended to many of these children according to their need.
|Type of Aid/Treatment recommended||NO. of Beneficiaries|
|Tricycle/Wheel Chiar/hearing aid/calipers||776|
|IQ testing and special schools||334|
There is a provision of free surgical treatment of children suffering from hole in heart, Cerebral Palsy etc.
- Sports for Children With Special Needs:
In the year 2011-12, Special District level were organized for these children on 3rd December ‘ Disability Day'. In the district level sports , 200 CWSN (HI, VI, OI and MR) participated. 50 sports events were arranged. And the first three winners were given medals and all the participants were given consolation prizes.
In order to improve the teaching quality and levels of teaching, of the government school teachers, SSA is providing training to the entire teaching staff.
A. Education For SC/ST Students Following activities will be carred in 2012-13
Grant of Rs.20 Lakhs have been sanctioned under this activity in 2012-13.