Government of Maharashtra mandates IL&FS Education to implement ICT@schools scheme in the state
The Directorate of Education (Secondary & Higher Secondary), Government of Maharashtra has awarded IL&FS Education the implementation of ICT@schools Project in the state.
Under this initiative, IETS will set up and operate computer labs in 2560 Government and Government-aided schools across 5 zones including Nasik, Aurangabad, Amravati, Nagpur and Latur.
The Project entails Supply of CAL (computer aided learning) lab hardware including K-YAN, software, teacher training and manpower services (deployment of teachers at each school and project management team) and maintenance of the systems and project monitoring for a project period of 5 Years.
Launched by the Human Resource and Development (HRD) Ministry in 2004, the ICT@schools scheme aims to provide computer education to students of secondary and higher secondary government and government-aided schools.