Tripura Government to start ‘Play Little, Study Little’ Scheme from 25th June
The state government of Tripura has decided to start a scheme for school students from 25th June 2020. The scheme is named ‘Ektu Khelo, Ektu Padho’ –meaning ‘Play Little, Study Little’.
The scheme will be implemented via SMS or WhatsApp. For students, those who have access to smartphones of their parents will be able to access the scheme through WhatsApp. For students having feature phones, they will be able to access through SMS.
The objective of the scheme is to make sure that students invest their time in studies during these times of uncertainty as it could still take a couple of months for schools to reopen due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
As per the scheme name ‘Play little’, students apart from studies will also be provided with fun and games activities. The scheme will benefit students from 4,398 government-aided and 335 private schools across the state.
How Students will get access to the scheme?
Every morning, from the headquarter of the state’s Education Department the learning contents will be shared with the academic coordinator each district. The coordinator of the district will share the same with the headmasters of the schools located in that particular district.
The school headmasters will further share it with the teachers of their schools, a single teacher will have the responsibility of a particular number of students of the school. The teacher will share the content will the students.