Tech Mahindra Foundation's overarching goal is 'Empowerment through Education.' It works with Government Primary Schools by supporting initiatives that lead to sustainable transformation. The Education programme works with schools, teachers and the community to impart quality education to children from disadvantaged communities, with a focus on improving learning outcomes.
The Foundation's work in education focuses upon two thematic areas:
ARISE, All Round Improvement in School Education Programme helps children acquire grade-appropriate competencies and helps in all around development of children. It works with Government schools in six states of India.
SHIKSHAANTAR or Teacher Empowerment Programme empowers teachers by building their professional and academic capacities. The In-Service Teacher Development Programmes have benefitted over 26,000 teachers, 1,000+ school management professionals in over 1000 government schools across India.
The programmes are run in both direct and partner implementation modes.