Bhopal : Minister of State for School Education (Independent Charge) Shri Inder Singh Parmar dedicated e-Governance portal, MASHIM portal (mashim.nic.in) and MASHIM mobile app at Board Office. Shri Parmar said that it is a revolutionary change. Now, students will be able to do every work related to the Board Office easily with their mobiles. Along with saving time and money, work will be carried out easily with this. With this arrangement, more attention will be paid to learning and knowledge instead of examinations in education, which will prove useful in achieving objectives of New Education Policy. Now, teachers will be able to teach students by becoming more skillful. Under this arrangement, children will also be able to study through mobile or any electronic means as per their convenience. All information by single click will be obtained in real time after registration of all students, teachers and schools from this portal. On availability of online study material to the registered schools, uninterrupted study will be ensured. He further mentioned that there is also a need to pay special attention to vocational education in place of traditional education, to facilitate students to receive employment oriented education.
Chairman of Board of Secondary Education, Shri Radheshyam Julaniya informed in detail about the MASHIM portal and app. He informed that all works concerning board will be carried out on the portal of the board by students, teachers and schools through their computers or smart phones from school premises or home itself. This will ensure confidentiality and security of students’ personal data and their documents. He further mentioned that this portal will bring improvement in quality of education and also this will make education, the learning and knowledge based in place of examination based. Shri Julaniya said that instead of annual examinations, it will be ensured that students gain maximum knowledge by internal evaluation throughout the year.
Facilities and services for Students
The quality self-learning study material will be made available to students in phases through MASHIM mobile app and along with this app based constant evaluation will also be done. All these facilities will be made available in simple and real time. This facility will help students not to visit kiosks and ensure in maintaining confidentiality and safety their data and documents and will eradicate the possibility of misuse.
Facilities for Schools
MASHIM mobile app will work as a platform for direct dialogue between board and schools, for this login will be given to schools. Schools will get all facilities, services and information on MASHIM portal and app in convenient and real time. The binding of visiting kiosks for any work will come to an end and besides saving time and payment of additional charges, it will ensure safety to personal data and important documents of students.
Facilities for Teachers
MASHIM mobile app will work as a platform for direct dialogue between board and teachers, all teachers of government and private schools will be taken onboard after their registration on MASHIM portal. Through this, teachers will be able to upload question papers for internal evaluation of students. Along with this, they will be able to upload marks of evaluation within the stipulated time. Remuneration of teachers towards evaluation and payment against other works of board will be transferred directly in their bank accounts.
Facilities for Institutions, Students and Employment Providers
Institutions, students and employment providers need attestation of marks sheets from time to time, which will now be available online on the portal of board. Attested digital signed marks sheet can be obtained from the portal.
Secretary of the Board Shri Anil Suchari and other officers were present at the programme.