Million Sparks Foundation

Improving quality and accessibility of education through open access learning tools and platforms

  • Started: 2016
  • Delhi, Delhi

About

Works with the vision of bridging the gap between requirement and supply of adequately trained and qualified teachers. To solve the problem of lack of Read more conceptual clarity in teachers, it provides a technology based learning solution for teachers called Chalklit. The learning material is based on open source sharing and provides tactical inputs for planning classes, conceptual and pedagogical training, updates on global teaching practices, training on teaching methodologies and tips for recalling previous knowledge. It has partnered with four states and reached more than 10,000 teachers and 1 million students through the Chalklit application which is being used in more than 5,000 schools. It has received funding of USD 1.2 million from Google.org to promote and support its work in India.

Sectors

  • Technology
  • Education

Programs

Registration Details

  • Registration ID
    U80301DL2016NPL302578

Location

Project Location

Headquarters

A-63, Phase III, Ashok Vihar

Offices in Cities

Noida

Projects in States

West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi

Other Details

  • Type & Sub Type

    Non-profit
    Section 8 (formerly Section 25)

  • Employees

    21-50