Rc.No.59/A3/ APSSA/ 2019-1. dt.30/09/2019.
APSSA, Amaravathi - Quality Initiatives - Implementation of Twinning/Partnership and - Teacher Exchange Programme - Communication of Guidelines for Implementing the Programme in paired Schools - Orders - Issued.
Ref: 1. PAB Minutes 2019-20 page No. 43
The MHRD has sanctioned an Innovative Program called Twinning/ Partnership and Teacher Exchange Programme in PAB 2019-20 to implement in 11378 elementary schools in the state .The Twinning / Partnership and Teacher Exchange Programme is aimed to link schools located in rural / Tribal areas with private,Aided or Government Schools in urban or semi - urban areas with schools located in rural areas for interaction and exchange of experience between teacher and students.Under the exchange programme the students of each section from higher classes from rural/ Tribal schools may be brought to schools in urban areas for one week and vice - a- versa for greater exposure.
1. Primary Level: Students of classes 4 and 5
2. Upper Primary Level: Students of class 6, class 7,and class 8
The potential benefits of Twinning /Partnership and Teacher exchange Programme _ Annexure -1
2. In the reference 2nd cited above , instructions and criteria guidelines were communicated to all the Project officers of SSA in the state for sending the pair of schools along with UDISE codes duly following for Implementing the Twinning/ Partnership and Teacher exchange programme. Accordingly all the District Project Officers of SSA in the state are furnished the pair of schools from their respective Districts .