Department of Education - Murshidabad
Educational Awareness Campaign
Department of Education, AMU Murshidabad Centre, West Bengal organized two-days “Educational Awareness Campaign” on 10th & 12th November, 2015. It was a community outreach programme, the objectives of this campaign was to spread the educational awareness among the unprivileged and downtrodden section of the society. For this purpose, two villages of Jangipur were taken i.e. Talie and Momintola. First day of this programme (on 10th November, 2015) was held at Talie village. All the students of B.Ed. of AMU Centre and some students of Guidance Academy School, Umarpur were collaborated with each other very nicely to make programme a very big event. Students had designed different types of poster having beautiful self-painted quotation on it and made a very clever strategy to cover whole village for this awareness campaign. During the rally, students were interacted with parents and elder member of each family. They tried to implant the seeds of necessity of education and eventually they succeed in gathering all children at one place for the concluding programme of awareness campaign. At last, a skit was presented by students viz. Samima Nasrin, Mary Najmin Akter, Afsana Rahman, Tabish Kamran along with few students of Guidance Academy School. The programme was concluded by distributing chocolate and elementary book among the village children.On 12th November 2015, the campaign was organized at Momintola village on 12th November, 2015. Similarly, here also, the students of B.Ed. along with students of Momintola Senior Secondary Madrasa were part of Educational Awareness Campaign. This campaign covered the whole village; many educational slogans were chanted to motivate the villagers for teaching their children. Placards, posters, handbills and books were the source of motivation and attraction for children and elders during rally. Though, some Bengali known student did counselling for getting admission in different courses of AMU. During the programme, street play on the importance of education was staged on different places. After covering the entire village, a short cultural and educational programme was also organized in Momintola Senior Secondary Madrasa. Dr. Badaruddoza, Director, AMU Centre Murshidabad was the Programme Director and Dr. Aiyaz Ahmad Khan was the Organizing Secretary of this programme. All the faculty members and students of the department were actively participated in the programme.