EdIndia Foundation (EF) (www.edindia.org)
is a not for profit focused on leveraging technology and data analytics
to create innovative solutions to impact education at scale. Edindia
believes that technology has a huge potential to impact government
schools at scale. In the covid times, while #Edtech has been the
buzzword – the digital divide between children “with access” and
“without” has been widening.
the fact that frugal but effective innovations are essential so as to
ensure #LearningNeverStops and integrate technology within the
government system, EdIndia was set up. EdIndia’s mission is to “create
tech-based solutions to impact the quality of education at scale”. It is
supported by Sterlite Power Group Companies. It is working with
~180,000 govt teachers across Rajasthan, Tripura, Maharashtra and
is reaching out to its clientele – teachers in particular and the
school education system in general – through its programmes Pragyan,
Nirnay and Teachable. Pragyan is directly intervening with teachers in
government schools supporting them enrich their classroom
teaching/learning practices, making available teaching ideas and content
as well as enabling forums to discuss relevant issues through various
e-platforms. Pragyan also intervenes in Pre-service teacher education
with a view to prepare better teachers for tomorrow
by creating multi-mode curriculum aligned content and conducting online
sessions for the student-teachers and capacitating the faculty in
teacher education institutions. Nirnay analyses the secondary data of
learners’ performance already available with the system and makes it
available to them in such a way as to have clear pedagogic and
administrative implications. Teachable is supposed to be a pan-India
repertoire of curated video content of quality in vernacular which
teachers can access and use as per their need.
part of its aggressive scale-up plans EdIndia is expanding its academic
team and is seeking to recruit Academic Coordinator/s who will be based
at Jaipur/Mumbai and will work closely with Academic Lead of EdIndia.
Responsibilities of Programme Coordinator:
Fulfil content requirement of Pragyan Pre-service teacher education programme.
Develop content for teachers and students for various e-platforms as per the requirement of EdIndia programmes.
Design, develop and execute workshops, webinars, and trainings for Pre-service student-teachers and teachers.
Coordinate the content curation and modification tasks.
Independently manage end-to-end project updates and partner communication across the various levels in the organization.
Programme Coordinator will work very closely with leadership and
operational heads as well as key stakeholders within government and
partners. Reporting to the Country Lead - Academics, the
will also work closely with different Program and Vertical Leads within
the organization, State Officials and others to ensure development of
quality content, operationalization of a robust content feedback for the
project, ensuring high-quality measurement of project outputs and
You could be a good match if you possess:
conceptual and pedagogical understanding of one of the mentioned
subject areas : Perspectives of Education (Philosophy, Psychology and
experience of classroom teaching, teacher training and content
development preferably in Govt. school education system and/or
Pre-service teacher education
for bringing change in the professional experience of teachers and
student-teachers and by default in the learning experiences of students.
Experience of developing simple and effective pedagogical ideas and activities.
Ability to communicate effectively in writing and speaking, in English and Hindi.
to develop innovative ways to improve delivery of learning outcomes,
optimize costs, improve learner engagement, assess problem situations to
identify causes and generate possible solutions, and make
recommendations and/or resolve the problem.
for building collaborative relationships, working cooperatively and
effectively with others in a non-hierarchical setting to achieve goals,
and managing complexity and driving for results.
for achieving quality results, setting priorities, developing a work
schedule, monitoring progress toward goals, and tracking
Qualifications & Experience:
Masters in Education
track record in the field of academics and content development for
Teachers with a minimum of 5 years of experience in at least one of the
following - Academic Content, Pedagogy, Training.
Remuneration and Benefits: Remuneration will be competitive with Indian philanthropy pay scales and will depend upon the candidate’s experience levels.
Foundation is a section 8 not for profit company focussed on leveraging
technology and data analytics to create innovative solutions to impact
education at scale. EdIndia has been provided incubation support by
Sterlite Power and its group companies. About Sterlite Power: Operating
out of India and Brazil, Sterlite Power (https://www.sterlitepower.com/)
is a leading integrated power transmission developer and solutions
provider globally. It is focused on addressing complex challenges in the
sector by tackling the key constraints of time, space and capital