Azim Premji Foundation, Dhamtari District Institute, Dhamtari working along with following main dimensions as mentioned below;
District profiling, Teacher Training, CCE, support in induction program for newly appointed teachers, support to block and district education functionaries, direct intervention in schools and subject wise course preparation.
The Library and Activity Centre (LAC) dynamically serves the needs of the members of the foundation in achieving its objectives. The LAC has a good collection of resources in various subject areas of Education, Development Studies and allied subjects.
The LAC subscribes to good number of print journals and magazines, newspapers along online access to international journals and databases. The collection includes audio visual materials, reports, data sets, teaching aids, etc. and organized using Dewey Decimal classification scheme. The LAC is automated using Koha and catalog is accessible online. Current Awareness Service, Reference Service, Document Delivery Service, Inter Library Loan, Photocopying, etc. provided to the users. The LAC has computing facility for walk in users.
Activities undertaken include facilitating informal groups of teachers and parents for dialogue over educational issues, screening films, guest lectures, fairs, theatre, writing events and other workshops at regular interval together with ensuring availability of educational resources.
Azim Premji Foundation,
Dhamtari District Institute, Dhamtari,
Near Wisdom Academy
Nagri Sihava Road
Chhattisgarh - 493773