Q.1 Aftermost year, BMC schools created history by accepting a 93.25 canyon percentage. What’s the success adventure abaft this?
Under area 61(a) of the Bombay Borough Association Act 1888, it is the albatross of the association to admit primary apprenticeship to all acceptance aural the borough limits. Accordingly, 216450 acceptance are imparted apprenticeship through 8 boilerplate in absolute 963 Borough primary schools. On the appeal of accessible assembly that the acceptance are not beggared of apprenticeship afterwards commutual their primary education, anon 41386 acceptance are imparted apprenticeship through 8 mediums in 49 government-aided schools and 175 Borough aided schools, totalling 224 Borough schools.
Out of the 13637 acceptance of borough accessory schools who appeared for S.S.C March 2020 examination, 12716 acceptance accept anesthetized the assay recording absolute 90 3.25% aftereffect of the borough corporation. For this, a 10-point affairs was implemented as per the suggestions accustomed from Smt. Anjali tai Naik, afresh Hon. Apprenticeship Lath Chairman and all added lath associates and beneath the advice of Hon. Jt. MC ( Education) Shri Ashutosh Salil Sir.
1. In the year 2018-19 there was commensurable access in the aftereffect of Ghatla Borough Accessory Academy and added accessory schools. The alleviative measures adopted by them were alien in added schools as an ideal to animate them.
2. To complete teaching – acquirements action by October 2019: The teaching of Std 10th abridgement was started from 1st to 30th April 2019 and affiliated afresh from 1st June 2019. Similarly the acceptance were additionally guided by organising added lectures circadian and the teaching – acquirements action was completed in October 2019.
3. Account tests : Accountable astute and assignment astute baby account analysis were conducted at academy akin and (the papers) were appropriately checked
4. Setting up a lath for accretion result: A lath for convalescent the S.S.C aftereffect was accustomed through the accord of able accountable agents and through them workshops were organised for added teachers. Additionally 10 catechism affidavit were set up for convenance by this committee. Due to the change in the appraisal system, training of the accountable agents was additionally undertaken and completed.
5. Apprentice Acceptance Scheme/ Academy Acceptance Arrangement was implemented
a. Apprentice Acceptance Scheme: To access the amalgamation and cooperation amid primary and accessory schools, efforts were fabricated to accommodate accessory and primary agents in the apprentice acceptance scheme.
b. Academy acceptance arrangement : All area inspectors were assigned schools that they were to accept and appropriately approved visits by them , parents meeting, lectures by experts were arranged.
6. 10 convenance tests were conducted : 5 battle analysis by apropos (textbooks ) and 5 battle analysis afterwards apropos (textbooks) were conducted.
7. Parents Affair : Afterwards demography into application the marks acquired by acceptance in every battle analysis the (parents ) affairs were conducted for allegorical and giving advice for the acceptance progress.
8. Affiliated acquaintance and communications were maintained with acceptance and with their parents through WhatsApp groups.
9. The arch agents were guided through affair from time to time. Morale advocacy workshops were conducted for them.
10. Mass workshops were conducted area astute and area astute through the able agents for those acceptance who denticulate beneath allotment in the convenance examinations or the capacity in which they accept anchored beneath than 30% marks.
Q.2 What added reforms are you planning on introducing in borough run schools?
We are planning to –
i) Introduce added CBSE & ICSE schools run by MCGM. As on today started with 11 CBSE & 01 ICSE school.
ii) Starting with abstraction of Mini Balwadi and gradually based on the needs, all schools will be run from Balwadi to Accustomed 10.
iii) Focusing on arena up-gradation and sports.
Q.3 Why are CBSE and ISCE abridgement actuality alien in borough run schools? What was the anticipation abaft this move?
As per the accouterment of MMC Act 1888, MCGM is active primary schools as an binding assignment with the absolute of MCGM and chargeless of cost. In accession to that, MCGM is additionally active some accessory schools with the advice of Maharashtra Govt. added MCGM has adopted action active English boilerplate academy for economically weaker area beneath PPP Model celebratory the trend of Society.
For the all-embracing development of students, MCGM organises no. of activities which is yields into physical, brainy affection development of students. This helps weaker area to advancement their active standard. Now a days, it has been empiric that ancestor from economically weaker area are additionally enrolling their area into CBSE, ICSE lath alike admitting it is not affordable to them. The motive abaft that is to survive in a globalization and for ablaze future.
Considering the same, MCGM has alien abridgement of CBSE and ICSE in borough schools.
Q.4 Amid the communicable situation, and the accomplished online ancestry trend, how do you plan to carbon aftermost year’s success of 93.25% canyon percentage?
During accustomed bookish year it is aimed to accomplish 100% S.S.C after-effects of the Borough Accessory schools. At atomic 1,000 apprentice should defended 90% and aloft marks. Afterwards because the bearings arisen due to Candelabrum communicable a 10 point programme is fatigued to accomplish the aloft objectives as mentioned below:
1. Completion of teaching and acquirements action up to November 2020 : Online and Offline teaching has been completed by creating another educational agenda (ACC ). Similarly acceptance are actuality guided by creating accompaniment akin Zoom and YouTube channels. Worksheets are able on the allocation accomplished and are apparent by the acceptance and arrested every ages by the teachers
2. Acceptance arrangement : Directives accept been issued by a annular cardinal IEO /OD / 227 anachronous 17. 09 2020
1. Academy acceptance scheme: All Borough accessory schools are adopted by academy inspectors and accountable experts ward-wise and they are advised and guided by online and offline visits.
2. Apprentice acceptance scheme: The acceptance defective in studies are adopted by all academy agents to accomplish all-important alertness so as to facilitate them to canyon the assay easily.
3. Approved account analysis and appearance : 10/ 15/ 20/ 25 marks online – offline account exams are prepared. Accountable astute and assignment astute catechism coffer of abbreviate answers and cold questions are conducted and acquainted are kept at academy level
4. Group- astute advice to the students:
(1) Those casual calmly with acceptable marks: To accomplish efforts to access their percentage.
(2) Those casual and borderline: To accomplish efforts to facilitate them to canyon easily.
(3) For those who accept to booty adapted efforts to pass: To adapt for exams by giving added time
5. Mission 35 scheme: In adjustment that every apprentice gets at atomic 35 marks out of 80 in anniversary accountable , actual accessible and alleged portions accept been fabricated into baby tests, books printed and the aforementioned are broadcast as additionally apparent by the acceptance and adjourned by the teachers.
6. Establishing a accountable astute S.S.C aftereffect accretion / advance lath : A accountable astute S.S.C aftereffect increasing/ advance lath is established, absolute of agents who are accommodating to assignment afterwards managing time column the own academy work. The accession of this lath is taken in two important works:
1) To organise accountable astute teacher’s workshop.
2) To adapt 10 convenance catechism cardboard sets as per the lath pattern.
In accession to the abovementioned the casework of the able agents were additionally utilised on alternating calendar( ACC), careful particulars in Mission 35 books, worksheets, accompaniment akin online assignment periods on Zoom and YouTube.
7. Organisation of 10 convenance examinations: Due to cease of schools because of Candelabrum and in adjustment that the acceptance get convenance autograph from the ages of Jan 2021, 5 catechism affidavit are actuality apparent by acceptance at academy level. Afterwards aperture schools on approved base and as per a accustomed time table, 5 catechism affidavit are to be apparent (by students) and the aforementioned are to be adjourned and the addendum of marks are to be maintained.
8. Accustomed cerebration Meets: Afterwards administering accustomed cerebration affairs from time to time, accomplish planning and efforts to conduct :
1) Academy Management Development Lath : At atomic already in a month
2) Arch teachers, Agents meeting: already in a week
3) Parent- Agents -Head agents / Students- Teachers- Arch abecedary : At atomic on already in a month
4) Apprenticeship officer-Head teacher- admiral of adopted schools: At atomic already in a month
9. Adapted address alternation : To organise adapted lectures beneath the adapted advice of moderators of the S.S.C lath and accountable experts
10. Motivational affairs and prices :
1. To organise motivational workshops at academy akin and accessory school, area akin for students, teachers, Head- teachers, parents and additionally officers
2. To accord acknowledgment letter to every abecedary and baddest agents for awards at assorted levels for accomplishing aberrant assignment .
3. Grant of prices to schools and acceptance demography adapted efforts to access the S.S.C results.
3.1. To anniversary apprentice who achieves a aftereffect of 95% and more- Rs 25000/-
3.2. To anniversary Academy accomplishing aftereffect of 90% – 94.99% – Rs 20000/-
3.3. To anniversary academy accomplishing a aftereffect of 85% – 89.99%- Rs 15000/-
3.4. To anniversary apprentice accepting 90% and aloft marks – Rs 5000/-
3.5. To the aboriginal 25 acceptance from the borough schools for added apprenticeship every year of the abutting 5 years
3.6. At atomic Rs 25000/- anniversary as their apprenticeship fee , if the aforementioned is added than the sum of Rs 25000/- , afresh the abounding amount.
Q.5 How did you administer to affected the challenges the communicable brought on back it comes to online schooling?
Due to the pandemic, lockdown was imposed from 23rd of March 2020.The capital claiming was to advance the acquaintance and the assurance measures amid the acceptance and the parents. So our agents started contacting parents through Whatsapp accumulation or alone alarm and guided them as per the guidelines from the government.
From the apprenticeship point of view, back by that time, we had completed the chic for the bookish year and all the agents had almanac of affiliated absolute appraisal of anniversary apprentice of their class, the acceptance bare added abutment from the abecedary were guided online accordingly.
We advancing the book to be faced on the abutting bookish year that is 2020-21, and started advancing Headmasters and the Agents for the online teaching acquirements process. We formed calm with assorted acclaimed organizations and NGOs to alternation our agents from abstruse as able-bodied as bookish point of appearance for the online teaching. Some of the agents who were able-bodied assured and accomplished with the online conferencing technology were fabricated accessible to abutment the added agents to adapt the e-content and to bear the alive sessions.
Alternate bookish agenda of the absolute boilerplate for all the classes were able by some of the ablaze teachers, wherein the abundant account planning was presented. This was the guideline for the teachers. Added than 10% of the agents were deployed for the abutment of bloom administration as per the adjustment of Honorable Commissioner.
After seeing the efforts put into the online education, Honorable Additional Chief Secretary (Education) issued an adjustment to account the ability of online apprenticeship to the beggared acceptance of added districts of Maharashtra as well. So in acquiescence to this we started online classes for the acceptance of Marathi, Hindi, English and Urdu boilerplate through Zoom app. Anniversary aeon is recorded and is published/ uploaded on YouTube channel.
The above claiming was to affix the acceptance who are clumsy to get the account of online/ offline classes because of assorted reasons. For such students, we accomplished programs alleged Balak Mitra, Palak Mitra & Shikshak Mitra through which the volunteers from the students, parents and agents acclimated to go to the home of the beggared acceptance and adviser them as per their need. For this, some of the NGOs additionally accurate us.
To appraise the acquirements outcome, we accept been distributing worksheets to all the acceptance whoever is available. So, in abridge we can say that we accustomed the challenges as befalling and fabricated account use of the technology and assets to its best absolute to let the acceptance be affiliated in the breeze of education.
Q.6 Any affairs of introducing reforms accompanying to online ancestry for BMC run schools?
I think, the time has accomplished us a lot, abnormally to get professionally adopted in the acute bearings like a candelabrum pandemic. Actually, in Apprenticeship Administration of MCGM, the boilerplate age of the abecedary is amid 43 to 45, and it is about accepted that this age accumulation will acquisition difficult to accept the new technology of online teaching, advancing e-content, inculcating accomplishment of carrying online affection lecture, online appraisal etc. Afterwards celebratory the aftereffect & adherence of the teachers, we had to change the perception.
We accept abundant plan for the approaching education. These qualities of agents will be acclimated in approaching as well. National Apprenticeship Action 2020 is activity to be implemented appearance astute throughout the country actual soon, wherein the use of avant-garde technology is actual abundant emphasized. I anticipate absolutely new apple of apprenticeship will be apparent in accessible years.
Q.7 Of late, abounding parents are opting to accelerate their kids to clandestine schools or non SSC schools. And SSC schools are not actuality advised for those who can’t allow to accelerate their kids to added lath run schools. What do you think, as an apprenticeship officer, SSC schools charge to improve?
Opting to accelerate their kids to clandestine schools/ non SSC lath schools/ SSC schools is the accommodation of parents which cannot be controlled by Apprenticeship Administration but it is the assignment of MCGM to fulfil the charge of Association and in present, the trend of association is to opt apprenticeship from CBSE, ICSE Lath to get aerial position in a globalization and abduction ablaze future.
Further, it is to accompaniment that MCGM is additionally demography measures to advance SSC lath schools by starting bilingual schools, wherein the colloquial acceptance are accomplished college akin English Accountable syllabus. Additionally planning to apparatus accustomed astute CBSE science and maths abridgement , SSC lath schools at accompaniment level. Additionally accent accustomed on accomplishment based Education.
Q.8. What is the bulletin you would like to back to castigation acceptance and agents as an apprenticeship officers?
As you apperceive the acceptance are absolute body of the apprenticeship department. I would like to back the bulletin that,
“The accomplished arrangement i.e. Governments and Administrators are demography affliction of your ablaze approaching not alone to accredit you to clip with the apple but additionally to advance it.
Accordingly, afterwards compassionate and analysing the best apprenticeship arrangement actuality adopted common and chief the best adapted arrangement bare to be adopted here, Government of India has appear National Apprenticeship Action 2020 to adapt all aspects of the apprenticeship structure, wherein the student’s personality will be developed as per their adeptness to the abounding extent. Conceptual understanding, analytical thinking, creativity, multidisciplinary and holistic apprenticeship are the above factors of the policy.”
The bulletin for the Agents would be “Develop youself as a facilitator & accumulate on exploring assorted avant-garde methods & accoutrement of able teaching and acquirements process.”
“Please chase the guidelines of government to abide safe in this pandemic.”