VIDYA - A special project of Jan Shikshan Sansthan - Malappuram for Literacy cum Livelihood Program of the Scheduled tribes. VIDYA Changed the life of deprived section of society through the use of technology
Vidya is education. It is divine. It is a chance for achieving knowledge and get yourself revived. Vidya is an aid to make one’s life meaningful and worthwhile. Moulding one’s character and making him what he should be to achieve a smooth and peaceful life is the main aim of human life. Those who does not have the opportunity for education are the most unlucky and they always remain as marginalized. Giving the uneducated, a chance for education and bringing them to the mainstream is social upliftment.
JSS made the meaning of ‘Vidya’ more significant when the project was launched among the most deserving group, scheduled tribes, who are the inhabitants of deep forest. They are very close to the nature. They live a life in their own way. They are different from the outside world. Reaching the unreachable, JSS enlightened them with the importance of education. Tribal colonies were selected for the noble process of Vidya –Earn while Learn through the explore of Artificial Intelligence. They play with time. They sing, they dance and enjoy themselves in the classes along with learning. In the meantime, they are made aware of Health, Hygiene, Personality Development, Childcare, Duties of a mother, Their birth rights, The value of income generation and Digital banking and the like subjects. They are provided with ‘Talking Pens’, a unique Learning aid designed by State Resource Centre, Thiruvananthapuram. The process of learning is made like playing a game by JSS, through such wonderful modes of teaching. They will be enrolled in NIOS and made eligible for Govt. Certification