New Delhi: MindChampion Learning Systems Limited (MLSL), NIIT’s wholly owned subsidiary for its K-12 school learning initiative, has been conferred with three prestigious awards at the ‘3rd South Asia Education Summit 2017,’ organized by ICT post. MLSL has bagged the ‘Interactive Solution Provider’ award for NIIT Nguru – IT Wizard & MathPlus; ‘Testing and Assessment Tool Provider’ award for state-of-the-art NIIT Nguru – Practice Plus and ‘Teacher Training (K-12)’ award for ‘The CTET Advantage Program’. The awards were presented by Mr Anil Swarup, Secretary, Department of School Education & Literacy, Govt. of India at a glittering ceremony organized in New Delhi recently.
Started in the year 2014 with the help of UNESCO, South Asia Education Summit is a dedicated platform to explore the latest potentials of innovation in education sectors across 8 countries in South Asia: India, Pakistan, Nepal, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka. The forum aims to make benefits of the education accessible and meaningful for all humanity and to raise public awareness and give deserved public recognition to the highest quality education for the marginalized society, produced all over the South Asia.
Mr. Gavin Dabreo, CEO, MindChampion Learning Systems Limited (MLSL) said, “On the occasion of Teacher’s Day, MLSL wishes to compliment teachers for their tireless commitment towards nurturing students of today. We are pleased to have bagged three awards at the prestigious South Asia Education Summit, as an endorsement of our commitment towards school education. Such recognitions encourage us to work towards helping school teachers make learning more effective and engaging through our innovative products and solutions”.
Nguru IT Wizard is an end-to-end teaching-learning solution that aims at revolutionizing the way IT is being taught. An impact model that was rolled out in November 2016 highlights an increase of 5% in National Academic Results for schools using the product. We have touched over 1 million students till date.
Nguru MathPlus is a unique solution designed for fostering mathematical skills using colors, shapes and real-life examples. The program has been carefully designed for students of class 1 to class 8, keeping in mind the guidelines of the National Curriculum Framework (NCF 2005) developed by NCERT. Nguru MathPlus is highly engaging, makes students curious and interested in the concept, encouraging them to want to know more. It provides insight to the learner on various career options and highlights the relevance of math in real life. The MathLab Impact Study has shown an increase from 38% to 46% in share of grade A in the performance of Class X students after its implementation.
Practice Plus is a scientifically designed Practice & Assessment solution which help students improve and progress through the methodology of ‘Assessment for Learning’. It actively engages and empowers all stakeholders, including schools, teachers and parents through a 360 degree online solution to identify learning gaps and improve through guided practice. In a short span of time, we have touched over 55000 students.
The CTET Advantage Program offered by NIIT has been designed to support pre-service/in-service teachers to prepare for the forthcoming CTET and to help them ace the exam. It guides the teachers on taking examinations by providing them with innumerable practice tests for clearing doubts and by conducting mock tests in real test environment. The program also includes workshop in CCE, student management skills and interview skills. NIIT has been successful in implementing 5 cycles of this course by now with over 65% pass percentage as compared to the national pass percentage of 3-7%.
About MindChampion Learning Systems Limited
As NIIT’s wholly owned subsidiary for its K-12 school learning initiative – MindChampion Learning Systems Limited (MLSL), is providing technology based learning to around 2,000+ private schools across India, reaching out to more than a million students. At MindChampion Learning Systems Limited (MLSL), all our products seek to give an integrated academic access to each of our schools and their school children. The futuristic NIIT Nguru range of learning solutions for schools comprises Practice Plus- Smart practice companion, Interactive Classrooms with digital content, Technology-driven Math Lab, IT Wizard programs, English Plus language lab and Quick School – an Education Resource Planning software.
MLSL, builds on the strong lineage of NIIT’s School Learning business. Started in 1990, as NIIT’s foray into School Learning, the company has provided technology based education to 17,000+ schools in India, Bhutan, South Africa and the Middle East, impacting more than 10 million students.