Bharti Foundation signs MoU with Department of Education Government of Assam
Bharti Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Bharti Enterprises, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Education, Government of Assam to support 45nos. Government Schools in the districts of Jorhat and Majuli under its Satya Bharti Quality Support Program benefitting the students and teachers in the region. The MoU was signed by Ms. Aruna Rajoria, Mission Director, Axom Sarba Siksha Abhijan Mission, Govt. of Assam and Mrs. Mamta Saikia, COO, Bharti Foundation. The Satya Bharti Quality Support Program aims at achieving excellence through need based intervention in Government schools.
As part of the MOU, Bharti Foundation will partner with Education Department, Govt. of Assam to strengthen initiatives in holistic improvement of school quality. Through joint discussions with the school leaders and education department officials, Bharti Foundation will partner the Government initiatives to improve the overall quality of learning experience for students in the identified government schools based on Satya Bharti Schools’ learning practices to improve the overall school performance. Also key areas of improvement will be identified and action plans developed along with the stakeholders as per their vision for the schools.
The Satya Bharti Quality Support Program is an education initiative with Government Schools. Through this program, Bharti Foundation engages the school leadership, teachers, students and communities to enhance the schooling experience and support them in their efforts to strive for excellence. The approach focuses on identifying and integrating best practices from Satya Bharti Schools with the intent of encouraging innovation, participation, ownership and facilitating a sustainable change. The Program adopts a two – pronged approach to facilitate the desired change. It optimizes on the existing strengths and provides catalytic support to bridge gaps identified by the schools’ leadership team, ensuring that the schools experience success by building on their own capabilities and motivation.
Mamta Saikia, COO, Bharti Foundation said, “With the Satya Bharti Quality Support Program, we aim to work with school leaders to enhance the overall schooling experience for all stakeholders in these Government schools. Our holistic development approach and school improvement plan involves working in close coordination with Educationists and officials in Education Department of Assam and we look forward to working with them towards strengthening their existing education initiatives.”
The Satya Bharti Quality Support Program will help in improving the education process in Meghalaya and provide teachers – knowledge & skills and students – a quality education.