The Samagra Siksha Abhiyan (SSA) Assam has announced the launch of a ground-breaking application named SIKSHA SETU. This digital innovation, rolled out on 9th September 2021, marks a significant leap in the education system of Assam. SIKSHA SETU was developed by the School Education Department, Government of Assam, under the aegis of the state government. With this app, school administrators like principals and head teachers can take real-time attendance of students and staff members.
A Comprehensive Overview of SIKSHA SETU
SIKSHA SETU, an Android application, is designed to streamline the tracking of important school parameters. It enables SSA Assam to monitor student enrolment, student attendance, teacher attendance, non-teaching staff attendance, and manage staff leaves, all in real-time.
Key Details of the SIKSHA SETU App
Here are some important highlights about the SIKSHA SETU app:
- Department: Department of Education, Government of Assam
- Process: SIKSHA SETU App Attendance
- Portal: SIKSHA SETU
- Category: All Govt. teachers of Assam from LP to Senior Secondary Schools
- Mode: Online
The application is available for download on the Google Play Store, adding to its accessibility and ease of use.
The Core Objectives of SIKSHA SETU App
The SIKSHA SETU app aims to tackle several fundamental challenges that educational institutions face. Here are the key objectives the app is designed to achieve:
- Centralized Data Management: The app provides a centralized platform to manage the data of students, teachers, and schools. This eliminates data fragmentation, improves data consistency, and enhances data security.
- AI-Based Identification System: Using cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) technology, the app identifies individuals for capturing attendance. This reduces the chance of errors in attendance marking.
- Capturing Learning Outcomes: The app is also designed to monitor and record the learning outcomes, enabling the education department to evaluate the effectiveness of teaching methodologies and curriculum.
User Guide to SIKSHA SETU App
Using the SIKSHA SETU app is straightforward. Here are detailed instructions on different aspects of the app usage:
How to Login at SIKSHA SETU App?
- Open the SIKSHA SETU Android App.
- Enter your User ID and Password.
- Click On the Login button.
How to Register Students on SIKSHA SETU App?
- Select ‘Student Enrollment’.
- Fill in the student details.
- Click a Photo of the student.
- Submit the student data.
How to Capture the Attendance of Students on SIKSHA SETU App?
- Click on ‘Student Attendance’.
- Search for the student.
- Mark the student as ‘Present’ or ‘Absent’.
The steps for registering and marking attendance for staff members are similar to the process outlined for students.
Downloading SIKSHA SETU App
Downloading the SIKSHA SETU app is as simple as downloading any other app from the Google Play Store. Here’s how:
- Open the Google Play Store on your Android phone.
- Search for ‘SIKSHA SETU App’.
- Click on the ‘Install’ button.
- The SIKSHA SETU App is now installed on your device.
School Level Process of SIKSHA SETU App
Schools need to follow certain steps to use the SIKSHA SETU app effectively. Here are the steps:
- Schools have to update teacher & class-wise students’ details on the portal.
- After updating the details, schools need to download the SIKSHA SETU Application from Google Play.
Login Process at SIKSHA SETU App:
- The username at the school level will be the 11 digit UDISE Code.
- The default password will be provided by your CRCC.
- Click on the Login Button.
- You can change your password after logging in.
Attendance System at SIKSHA SETU App:
- All attendance should be captured as per the system.
- Registered teachers should capture their faces & slowly blink their eyes in front of the camera.
The SIKSHA SETU app offers several features including an AI-based identification system and a centralized Student Data Management Information System (SDMIS) for AXOM-SSA. The app continues to perform its functions even in the absence of internet connectivity, submitting the data when the network is reestablished.
The SIKSHA SETU app has thus emerged as an efficient tool in Assam’s education system, providing real-time insights, enhancing the management of school data, and improving the overall education experience.