Our 18 Pre-schools take in 540 children each year and take them to Primary Class 1 standard.
Chetonar Dak has been developing pre-school education in Sundarban since 1990 and there is a contiuing demand for the establishment of pre-schools that our limited resources are unable to meet.
Education is fundamental to any development. Our pre-schools provide a vital first step into school and give these children a chance to break out of the poverty cycle.
We run 18 pre-schools for 540 children, taking them to Class 1 standard.
The children get a good grounding in basic literacy and numeracy, learning in an environment that combines formal and interactive techniques.
Gita's own children are now grown but she continues to apply her teaching skills for the benefit of new generations around her home. Gita has been educating our children since 1991 and one of her pupils recently achieved top marks in the national Secondary School Certificate examinations.