The School Education Department of Chennai (India) will soon launch a comprehensive portal which will provide information on its academic and administrative wings. School Education Minister Thangam Thennarasu is leading a seven member team working on the initiative, which aims to build a smooth and transparent e-Governance system.
The team has been compiling data from the districts, comprises software professionals, senior officials and headmasters. The Department will soon appoint a Deputy Director for e-Governance to ensure effective operation of the portal. Currently, the portal is in its final stage and aims to provide details on all components within the purview of the School Education Department. From budgetary allocations, data on establishment, statistical data, teacher vacancies and school profiles to student and teacher profiles, infrastructure, application forms for examinations and government schemes. In this project, student will be profiled individually with details like school, district, class, and blood group. The student's ID will be exclusive and, when entered, will generate all the details. Statistical information would be presented as tables, pie charts and graphs.