About ShikshaKalp Fellowship
In order to take forward a generation of new learners and to build upon their unique capabilities, those with a forward looking view on education are embracing the incorporation of multimedia content, as well as access to internet resources as a way to ensure inclusive education. In addition, new-age professional avenues and a digital environment are making it necessary for learners to be equipped to interface with technology, and create digital content.
Shikshakalp Fellowship brings to you an opportunity to be at the forefront of driving the digital revolution that’s changing the future of learning. It is a brainchild of two technology titans – Nandan Nilekani and S.D. Shibulal, co-founders of Infosys Ltd. The fellowship is being launched by Mantra4Change in partnership with EkStep Foundation and ShikshaLokam .
What is ShikshaKalp ?
ShikshaKalp Fellowship strives to encourage young thinkers and leaders who are empathetic, creative and adaptable solution makers, who can make a positive difference in the field of education.
The design of the programme includes both Functional and Experiential Learning methods which provide immense opportunities to learn and unlearn from everyday experiences. The participants would be able to visualise themselves as social change agents who understand the process of transformation and be passionate co-travellers in the journey towards systemic and institutional change. Fellows will be given the opportunity to master the skills necessary for creating quality digital content for Societal Platforms. To experiment with immersive, collaborative, hands-on-learning around topics what would ignite new learnings for them
Through the fellowship we aim to:
▶ To develop future leaders who are tuned into platform thinking.
▶ To unbundle existing content and curate them as Quality Digital Content.
▶ To conceptualise and create reusable learning content on the platform.