Anganwadis, - rural mother and child care centres- were started by the Central government in 1975 as part of the Integrated Child Development Service program to combat child hunger and malnutrition. These centres play an important role in supporting the development of children from 3 to 6 years of age. The initiative, however, is not without its challenges. The anganwadis need support in
The National Education Policy 2020 aims to formalize the pre-school structure and suggests inclusion of children from ages 3 to 8. This has opened up new avenues for positive intervention providing ample scope for overall development of children in their early years.
Schoolnet offers solutions based on widely accepted principles of early learning customized to the needs of states and institutions. The solution aims to, help anganwadis and early learning centres prepare children for a smooth transition to formal schooling. Our school readiness model helps achieve developmental outcomes through: