New Delhi: Bharti Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Bharti Enterprises launched tickLinks 2.0 – an open source mobile application, specially designed and curated for teachers.
The initiative will enhance the learning capabilities of teachers and encourage them to adopt technology to enhance their teaching methodologies, company said.
The easy-to-use mobile application, developed by OpenLinks Foundation, will benefit more than 11000 teachers of the Satya Bharti Schools as well as government schools under the Satya Bharti Quality Support Program, who will now have access to quality teaching materials at the click of a button.
tickLinks 2.0 is an interactive platform, which will not only help teachers gain access to innovative lesson teaching techniques but will also build their capabilities, as they contribute by uploading their own content, lesson plans and other useful teaching materials.
This exchange of ideas and sharing of teaching experiences will help teachers in different parts of the country to connect and create a truly alive and robust community of professionals.
Bharti Foundation has been working with organisations to promote and enhance the quality of teaching and learnings in the rural schools and develop them as institutions of learning excellence. Through its education programs for rural India, the Foundation is currently reaching out to more than 2,60,000 students in close to 1,000 schools across 16 states and Union Territories, release said.