Project By the students for the students -
various concepts in our school section regularly for giving
exposures of different options of employment as well as
methods of learning. The project
by the students for the students is one such option introduced
in Nov.2008. The project consists of training the students
in Audio Visual aids. Smt. Vedawati Jogi is
appointed as consultant for this section. She introduced
the job opportunities
in Media and use of Media for learning & teaching regular
curriculum initially in science, Maths & Geography.
Expert teachers taught the concerned subjects to 8th – 9th
class of our school. Smt Jogi & Rajesh Kange gave the
training in camera operations, script writing, acting,
etc. Using these technique students selected 6 topics in
science and prepared audio visual aids on these topics.
These aids are being used in different schools in Mulshi
to teach science subject.
We got Indian Innovation Award of 2010 for this project.
Azam Shaikh - Azam
from village Bhare joined our hostel in 1997 as junior
college student (XI), completed his education up to B.Sc
in Bhartiya Vidyapeeth. He stood first in B.Sc. and is
a gold medalist. He joined Garware College to do M.Sc.
in chemistry. He then became lecturer in S.P. College.
He had strong wish to complete a doctoral research. He
went on trying in various Indian & foreign universities
and got admission in Taiwan in 2005. His family was not
economical strong enough to even buy an air ticket. He
took education loan from Kirlosker foundation and repaid
it in time from Taiwan. He has a liking for social work.
Patriotism is his strong point which was developed during
his association with our organization. He is excelling
even in Taiwan and wants to return to India after completing
his research work to serve the country.
2. Bhau Margale - He joined our hostel in village Male
in 2002 as student of the XI standard. He completed
his XIIth std. from Pirangut. He learnt small technical
during his tenure at the hostel & was in charge of
our Male hostel during 2004-05. He completed his B.A. externally
along with job work.
3. Gangaram Akhade - He joined our hostel in 1999-2000
completed XII std. Even though he was getting a job
in industry, he preferred to stay in his village situated
on plateau of village Andhale & started a primary school
up to 4th standard. His wadi contains 11 families with
total population of 113. About 16-18 students are studying
in this primary school.
4. Shekhar Mhokar - A student from village Botar
wadi/Khadi wadi joined the Pirangut hostel in 1997.
His financial condition was tempting him to go for a job.
Kamthankar advised him to continue education by taking
admission in the hostel. He was with hostel in Pirangut
for 2 years & in Pune for 5 years. He completed his
M.A.in Geography by earn & learn process. He used to
work in hotel Shreyas while continuing his education. While
completing his graduation, he lost his father and being
the eldest in family had to shoulder responsibility of
family. He then started working in his farm with new techniques
that he had learnt from organization. He went on getting
success in farming. He decided to do post graduation in
Geography with specialization in agriculture. After completing
post graduation, he joined Suyash charitable trust for
training agriculture to Adivasis/Vanvasis in Pune & Raigad
district. He is a very active worker in that organization.
Along with his job, whenever he gets time he tries to train
villagers in Mulshi tehsil. 80% of 4 villages have now
adopted his new techniques and improved their farm yield
by about 60-70%. Government officials consult him for conducting
various activities in these 4 villages.
5. Santosh Keswad - A student from Kaswad wadi foe
village Ghotawadi took admission in 2000. He completed
his XI & XII
during his hostel stay. Then he took training in ITI
for 2 years and now is working in Hinjawadi; He organized
in Kaswadi and has taken responsibility of grain collection
activity of trust. He comes once in month to collect
the grains. He is also in charge of ex. students’ SHG.
6. Santosh Gawade - Local villager residing along with
maternal uncle near hostel at Pirangut, came into fold
of our hostel mates. He completed his Xii th std & DEd.
He was working in our Swami Vivekanand for some period.
He got the job of a primary teacher in Raigad district.
After 5 years he came back to his home town, Bother
wadi. He formed a group in his village for active participation
in Ganpathi procession. The group earns about 2 lakhs
this event. This money is being used for social welfare
of village. They conduct various social programs like
health checkups, maintaining school building, cleaning
Swami Vivekanand Vidyalaya
Sports - 50% of our
students are taking part in sports activities and are
competitions in both individual as well as team events.
Our school stands first in tehsil level in 80 – 90%
Higher education Abroad
Akshara Group initiated
by Mudit Tyagi residing in America is attached to Mahindra
World College in Khubawali village adjacent to our
school. The group started working in 2004. They started
our students in some soft skills like English speaking,
computer learning, communication skills science experiments
etc. Due to support from Akshra group 5 students
admission in America. Milind Johri is continuing
his graduation in
agriculture in west Minister University, Ashwini
Bharam in Economics, Pramod Nikalje in Biotechnology.
Milind Gaikwad & Vishal Bharam are admitted to
U.W.college in Iowa State of America in 2008. This
is one of the rear
examples in India. Prashant Bharam got admission in
Itley U.W.C. in 2009.
Duble, a student from the Khubawali village got training
in welding from our IBT section and is now working
as a welder. Popat Johri from the Bhadas village
to make cattier in animal husbandry. He has purchased
buffaloes & has settled in his village.