Eklavya is a non-profit organization based in India that focuses on promoting education and literacy among children and young adults, particularly in underprivileged communities. Founded in 1984, Eklavya is known for its focus on creating educational materials and resources that are culturally relevant, engaging and appealing to Indian children and young adults. The organization is based in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.
Eklavya's main focus is on creating and distributing educational resources for schools and other educational institutions. The organization publishes a wide range of educational materials, including textbooks, workbooks, teacher's guides, and other supplementary materials, in multiple languages including English, Hindi, and regional languages. It also produces educational videos, audio CDs and other multimedia resources. Eklavya's materials are designed to be interactive, student-centered and culturally relevant, and it works closely with teachers, schools and other educational institutions to ensure that the materials are effective and appropriate for use in the classroom.
In addition to publishing and distributing educational materials, Eklavya also conducts teacher training programs, workshops, and other initiatives to promote education and literacy among children and young adults. The organization also runs a number of community-based programs that provide education, vocational training, and income-generating opportunities to women and children in slum and rural areas. Eklavya's materials are available in bookstores and online retailers across India, and it also partners with various organizations to distribute its materials to schools, libraries and other community centers.