Bhopal, September 7, 2015 (Abdul Ahad Farhan): On Teacher’s Day, the state government has launched M-Shiksha-Mitra mobile app to provide various services and teaching-related work to teachers in simple and easy way. With this, Madhya Pradesh has become the first state to develop mobile app to benefit teachers. A number of facilities have been given in the app developed by NIC. For this, School Education Minister Mr. Paras Jain lauded and felicitated NIC’s Technical Mr. Sunil Jain and his team at Teacher’s Day function. Teachers can use -Shiksha-Mitra mobile app to browse salary slip, funds sent to school under various heads, scholarships, Dos, circulars, GPF etc easily. Through it, they can send SMS about their problem and know status of its redressal.
The app will also be used for applying for leave and also e-attendance. By downloading the app, officers and employees can exchange SMSes free of cost. Facility of free of cost 200 SMSes has been given in the app. The officers whose mobile numbers are not known to teachers, they can send SMS to the number attached to their designation. More facilities on the app will be developed next month. In android mobile phone, teachers can download the app from Google Play Store.
The app can be logged onto by using user name and password issued for Education Portal. All principals, head masters, school in-charge persons and teachers have been directed to register their mobile number on education portal. The teachers know knowing their passwords, they would be sent their passwords through SMS on their mobile number registered on Education Portal.