National | 23rd April 2020: Educational Initiatives (EI), India’s leading ed-tech company announces the launch of ASSET Digital Learning Programme (ADLP). The programme’s objective is to nurture and develop independent learners. It will help students to take charge of their own learning and help them create habits to achieve excellence. This online programme is designed for academically gifted students of grades 5, 6 and 7.
ADLP has been designed by renowned instructors, who are academic scholars and are trained in working with gifted students. This programme will give students a platform to deep dive into concepts that are not covered in the school curriculum. The programme will address diverse thinking abilities including mathematical, computational, inclusivity, scientific, historical and design thinking. It has been designed and developed to ensure continuity for ASSET Summer Programme, to benefit gifted students during the COVID-19 crisis.
EI has been offering the ASSET Summer Programme for the last ten years, delivered more than 85 courses and has an alumni of more than 800 students.
Students who have scored top percentile in ASSET Talent Search (ATS) assessment, those who have enrolled for the Most Gifted Programme and ASSET Summer Programme are eligible for ADLP.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Srini Raghavan, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Educational Initiatives said, “The world has adopted disruptive technologies, replacing traditional systems of learning and teaching, amidst the COVID-19 outbreak. Parents, schools and students are realising the importance as well as the effectiveness of integrating technology to ensure that learning never stops. The ADLP programmes are fully designed and developed by EI and have gone through the rigour of having been tested by our technology and pedagogy experts”.