E-Shiksha ("e-education") is an innovative initiative to incorporate tablets and digital learning in Ekal's 100,000+ single-teacher primary schools.
Tablets bring high-quality, personalized learning to every student, no matter where they live.
E-Shiksha is active in 1,170 Ekal schools across India.
Ekal schools have access to digital literacy
Students are learning with tablets
Ekal schools will use E-Shiksha by 2025
Funds E-Shiksha in 30 schools
Data as of January 2021
The Power of Education Technology
E-Shiksha enables underserved students in India's remotest villages to access quality education.
Fun, educational curriculum
Interactive lessons engage students in hands-on learning
Tablets can be used without Internet access, reaching students in the remotest villages
Bridging the digital divide
Students learn how to use tablets, gaining digital literacy
E-Shiksha compliments Ekal's existing curriculum, providing interactive audio-visual material and digital learning.
From counting games to animated stories, tablets make learning fun, bringing the best of education technology to millions of rural students.
Tablets are loaded with many fun and engaging features, including educational videos, poems and short stories, English and Hindi language practice, math games, and more.
Meet Kumari Niki RanaE-Shiksha Student
"Through E-Shiksha, I have learned so many new things, like stories and poems. I love imagining the stories on the tablet and learning along with my friends."
Meet Kumari Julie RanaEkal Teacher, Dewari
"Whatever we used to teach on the blackboard is now seen by students on tablets. Students are more interested in lessons, and they're learning faster."