Motivating Intelligence for Social Change
A multifarious institution working in the fields of Education, Research, Rural Development, Women Power, Youth Organisation, National Integration and Health, with a view to Motivation Building and Attitude Formation of every person in all age groups to Change the Face of India for Better.
To motivate the facets of intellect of students and develop their social awareness, education has to go beyond four walls and rigid curriculum. For this, Prabodhini emphasizes on experiential learning.
Recognizing that individual development and social development go hand-in-hand, programs like educational field trips, teaching self study skills, rural camps, volunteering for disaster management and relief work, programs to mingle in social gatherings, chorus of inspirational songs, projects, vidyavrat that joins resolution with studies, curriculum based on development of Panchakosha (five sheaths of personality), special training to create national level players, are some of the JP’s educational experiments. Developing educational resources and material, workshops for teachers, guidance for competitive examinations and camps for leadership development, training institute for pre-primary teachers.
Taking educational constructs and experiences to other schools and students Prabodhini designed many programs.
Jnana Prabodhini is now an official partner of HRD ministry, Govt. of India in its initiative DIKSHA. Search #gyanqr at www.diksha.gov.in and Visit Youtube Chanel ERCJPP . Publishing a magazine Chhatra Prabodhan that delivers such educational programs far and wide in another aspects of Prabodhini’s work in the field of Education.
Expertise in content enrichment, teaching process, teaching methods and skills, training programs for personality development of teachers in any partner organizations. Guidance for National Talent Search exam, Science workshops and camps, various intelligence games, lecture series. Training programs for the extension of different activities of the comprehensive integrated educational process of Prabodhini to Maharashtra and other states. Website : Educational Activities research center
Prabodhini’s Research Wing works towards finding new applications of the knowledge passed to us from ages. So that this knowledge can be used for development of mankind. Prabodhini does research work in the fields of Psychology, Sanskrit, and other Social Sciences for this purpose. Prabodhini’s Research Institute has recognition of Ministry of Science and Technology, University Grants Commission and Savitribai Phule Pune University. Today, Prabodhini has several ongoing research projects in various sectors like tests based on Guilford’s SOI Model of intelligence, and making revised editions of samskar scriptures. Workshops are conducted for people ranging from primary students to employees in companies, and workshops for teachers of the highly able, priesthood training
program, samskar programmes from state level to international level. Members of Prabodhini are taking part in discourses on varied subjects and in many national and international level conferences.
Rural Development and Health
Prabodhini, since its beginning, has focused on all round development of villages. Entrepreneurial skill training for rural youth, natural resources development are major work areas of Prabodhini. Construction of cement nala bunds, and earthen bunds for catchment area development, farm-ponds, experiments in solar-and bio-energy, providing technical training to the rural youth, helping tribals for their livelihood, providing formal education in the field of agriculture are some activities of Prabodhini. Prabodhini has also reached remote villages through providing solar lamps. Health related work like leprosy eradication scheme during 1981 to 2003, health check-up for pregnant women, training of anganwadi teachers for malnutrition eradication, healthy diet plan scheme, teaching use of smokeless chulhas and water filters. has also been undertaken along with the development of natural resources. Prabodhini is also offering training to local
volunteers motivated for the development of their villages and is trying to build illustrative work with their initiative.