The Punjab Government has launched Taleem Ghar Application to make localized and engaging multimedia lessons available online for public school students of class one to eight , while matric and intermediate lectures would be available soon.
This was informed in a meeting chaired by Chairman Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) Azfar Manzoor. Director General Waqar Qureshi, Director Kashif Farooq and others were also part of the meeting.
PITB Chairman Azfar Manzoor said that the Taleem Ghar initiative aims to encourage remote learning among students as it is also available on local cable TV and its website. Taleem Ghar project will be beneficial for the students in the prevailing situation of Coronavirus pandemic, he added.
The Taleem Ghar project is collaboration between School Education Department, Government of the Punjab, its Program Monitoring and Implementation Unit (PMIU), and the Punjab IT Board (PITB). The Science and Mathematics lectures are conducted through 8 animated teachers from Monday to Thursday on local Cable TV while these are now accessible 24/7 online via android app and website www.taleemghar.punjab.gov.pk.