The concept of Smart School project focuses on enhanced interactivity in a classroom using Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and Multimedia based resources as well as comprehensive development of school in pedagogic and infrastructural context, like availability of proper rooms, network connectivity, security of school premises, maintenance of infrastructure, use of building components in learning, activity based learning etc. Providing for these components will be taken care of in the programme for improvement of educational opportunities and facilities.
Prior to 1988, it was the State Institute of Education. It was later upgraded to SCERT in 1988 under a resolution of the State Education Department. The Upgraded SCERT, now known as the Gujarat Council of Educational Research and Training (GCERT), is a fully-fledged state-level educational institution and is managed and guided by a board of directors as well as an executive committee.
Gujarat state Textbook Mandal was established in AD 1969 on 21st October. Since 38 year mandals main target. top quality textbooks are published and to Gujarat students they’re easily available at reasonable prices.
Through Mandal Std. 1-12 Gujarati Medium textbooks are published. Thereafter in Hindi, English, Marathi, Sindhi, Urdu, Sanskrit and Tamil Language also text books are published.
The concept of ‘Smart School’ is not only to build ‘Technologically advanced schools’ but also to use the entire environment of learning by integrating the concepts of Pragna – Activity Based Learning (ABL), Computer Aided Learning(CAL) and Building as Learning Aid ( BaLA) using the infrastructure of the school in proper manner for teaching-learning process.
Columbia University is one among the world’s most vital centers of research and at an equivalent time a particular and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in ny City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of an excellent metropolis. It seeks to draw in a various and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to make academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the University to advance knowledge and learning at the very best level and to convey the products of its efforts to the planet .
The American University was established within the District of Columbia by an Act of Congress on December 5, 1892, primarily thanks to the efforts of Methodist bishop Fletcher Hurst, who aimed to make an establishment that would train future public servants. Hurst also chose the location of the university, which at the time was the agricultural periphery of the District. After quite three decades devoted principally to securing support , the university was officially dedicated on May 15, 1914, with its first instructions beginning October of that year, when 28 students were enrolled, 19 of whom were graduates and therefore the remainder special students not candidates for a degree.