Activities of Adult Education, Goalpara
A) Saakshar Bharat Mission
The Saakshar Bharat Mission (SBM) Programme was launched by the National Literacy Mission Authority, Govt. of India during 2009. The Goalpara district was selected for SBM as the female literacy rate of the district is below 50%. The Zila Lok Siksha Samiti headed by the Deputy Commissioner, Goalpara as Chairman and District Adult Education Officer, Goalpara as Member Secretary was started the programme during the month of June, 2011. For smooth running of the SBM 4 District Co-ordinators; 8 Block Co-ordinators and 162 Preraks engaged for the programme. The Officers/ Supervisors/ Staff of Adult Education equally divided and engaged in both Goalpara and Bongaigaon district SBM.
The Adult Education Centre started from 01.12.2012 in 81 Gaon Panchayat Offices.
Zila Lok Siksha Samiti conducted National Institute of open Schooling (NIOS) Examination from the year 2011.
The result as per Award List of NIOS Examinations (Year wise) as follows :
B) Total Literacy Campaign
The Total Literacy Campaign was implemented in the district of Goalpara during 1995. The Goalpara Zila Saksharata Abhijan Samiti headed by the Deputy Commissioner, Goalpara as Chairman and District Adult Education Officer, Goalpara/SDO/EAC DC's Office, Goalpara as Member Secretary implemented the TLC programme till 2004 with due permission from the National Literacy Mission Authority, Govt. of India.
C) Rabha Literacy Programme
The Rabha Literacy Programme was implemented in co-operation with State Resource Centre, Assam as per the Project sanctioned by UNESCO, Bangkok. The Financial Assistance received from UNESCO, Bangkok on 18.11.2005. The Centre started on 01.01.2007. The Evaluation was done by the Gyan Bigyan Samiti, Assam on 14.11.2008.
The enrolment, achievement of Rabha Literacy Programme shown as follows :
D) Labour Literacy Programme
The 1st Phase Labour Literacy Programme was implemented in the district of Goalpara during 2007. The Aim and objective of this programme was to literate the Labourers of 15-35 age group. As per approval of the Director of Non-Formal & Adult Education, Assam 7(seven) Nos. LLC in Goalpara and 1 No. LLC was established in Bongaigaon district. The centres started from 1.05.2007 and completed on 30.04.2008.
E) State Literacy Programme
The State Literacy Programme was implemented during the year 2010-11. A total NO. of 24 State Literacy Centres established in both Goalpara and Bongaigaon district. The centres started with effect from 1.06.2010 and ended 31.05.2011.
The following materials supplied to SLP centres :
Evaluation Report of State Literacy Programme of Goalpara District :
F) 2nd Phase Labour Literacy Programme
The 2nd Phase Labour Literacy Programme was implemented in the district of Goalpara during 2013 as directed by the Director of Non-Formal & Adult Education, Assam. The Labour Literacy Centres started on 1.01.2013 and completed on 31.12.2013 in the same areas of 8 Nos. Rural Libraries (as started in the 1st phase) both in Goalpara and Bongaigaon district.
The following teaching and learning materials distributed to the learners :
The Evaluation was done by Deptt. Officers/Supervisors and the result as follows :