The education department will launch the accelerated learning programme (ALP) on September 16.
The Assam government has decided to launch a special programme in government schools in Hailakandi district to help students who cannot retain pace with the teaching-learning process in classrooms, a official said on Sunday. The education department and officials of Hailakandi along with an NGO, Piramal Foundation, will launch the accelerated learning programme (ALP) in the district on September 16.
The ALP will aid teachers to help those students who fail to keep pace in a normal classroom situation, Hailakandi Deputy Commissioner Keerthi Jalli said.
“It is seen that learning outcomes of children in government schools of our district needs some hand-holding and the project is being piloted in the district to aid teachers’ job and to improve upon the learning outcomes of students at elementary level,” she said.
A total of 100 schools have been identified for the pilot project, she said.