Bakaliaghat, Aug 8: Altogether 1,301 schools in Karbi Anglong district will be covered by the second phase of Gunotsav and 6,4635 students from class 2-8 will be assessed on their skills which includes reading, writing and numericals. This was disclosed by Sarba Siksha Abhijan programme officer Khonsing Ronghang here on Tuesday.
The second phase of Gunotsav will cover 12 districts of Bongaigaon, Cachar, Charaideo, Dima Hasao, Jorhat, Kamrup, Karbi Anglong, Kokrajhar, Nagaon, Sibsagar, Tinsukia and Udalguri, he said.
Gunotsav Assam, inspired by a similar initiative of Gujarat government, is a quality enhancement initiative for bringing about improvement in learning levels of students at elementary level.
It aims at evaluating schools and students in order to assess their performance and design strategies to bring about quality improvement in levels of learning as well as in the school environment.
The assessment was done on four core areas viz academic achievement of children of Class-2 to 8, co-scholastic activities, availability and utilization of school infrastructure and other facilities and community participation.
Ronghang was addressing a day-long workshop of head masters of lower primary school organised by Karbi Anglong Primary Teacher Association at Bakaliaghat HS School for preparation of the second phase of Gunotsav.
More than one thousand teachers from Langsomepi, Howraghat and Samelangso block took part in the programme. The meeting was presided over by KAPTA president Langtuipi Rongpipi and the object of the meeting was explained by secretary Probin Hanse. District Institute of Educational Training (DIET principal Kakrai Teronpi also graced the occasion.