* Move to benefit more than 1.2 lakh students and 6,000 teachers at 300 RUPSA partner schools
* With this collaboration, Practically forays into Karnataka
Practically, India’s first experiential learning app designed to make learning immersive and increase retention in STEM learning among students of class 6 to 12, has tied up with RUPSA (Registered Unaided Private Schools Management Association, Karnataka) to provide high-quality education to 1.2 lakh students and 6,000 teachers at 300 RUPSA partner schools.
This marks the expansion of Practically in the southern state of Karnataka after creating a niche in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Practically offers immersive content and learning experiences through its innovative Practically School Solution. The solution enables the teacher with capabilities like 3D visual content, life-like simulations, augmented reality modules, NCERT solutions, test preparation, industry-first Scan Anything feature and live classes that help K-12 students grasp STEM concepts better. Practically will soon hit a milestone metric of 1 million MAU and plans to expand further across India beyond the recent foray into Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.
RUPSA is an association with 6000 partner schools formed to create awareness about problems faced by unaided private schools of Karnataka while providing a common vision, strategy to solve them by including the insights of all stakeholders like school management, teachers, students, parent and various leaders across the community.
As a part of this collaboration, Practically School Solution will be adopted by renowned schools in Karnataka including Sandipani Group of Institution at Bangalore, Hongirana International School at Chitradurga, Chinmaya Vidya Kendra at Bangalore, NMK Institution at Jagalur, Veda School at Chitradurga to name a few.
The Practically School Solution will enable teachers to conduct unlimited virtual classes from anywhere, any time and on any device. The Practically School Solution additionally offers features like reports, polls, analytics, assigning homework, etc. which assists the teacher to closely monitor the progress of each student. The solution offers teachers access to 3,000+ videos and 1,000+ simulations and Augmented Reality (AR) thus making the teaching process more convenient and engaging. A core team has been formed by Practically along with RUPSA for seamless deployment of the solution.
Currently, over 350+ schools across India, especially in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and in the Middle East are using Practically to conduct online classes during the pandemic.
While commenting on the expansion of Practically into Karnataka, Ms Charu Noheria, COO and Co-Founder, Practically, said, “Practically School Solution has been very well received in AP and Telangana. We are now expanding our footprints in Karnataka with this association with RUPSA. We are proud to extend our new age e-learning techniques and high-quality digital content to hundreds of schools thus developing a more engaged and efficient method of teaching and learning. We are aiming to add 900 RUPSA partner schools in a phased manner in the next 12 months.”
“The current Covid-19 situation has disproportionately affected the education system of the country. It is essential that schools continue providing seamless education while effectively utilizing latest digital tools while fulfilling the necessary academic needs of students. We are very excited to partner with Practically as it will help to upskill our teachers in digital tools and ensure academic continuity in children.” said Lokesh S Talikatee, State President, RUPSA.
Recently, Practically tied up with Telangana Recognised School Managements Association (TRSMA) as the exclusive online learning partner to bring free access to Practically School Solution to over 2.5 lac teachers, 33 lac students across 10,000 schools covering all 33 districts in Telangana. Practically has also tied up with CSMA in Tamil Nadu for free access to Practically School Solution which will benefit 1 lakh+ students and 6,000 teachers from 300 member schools in the state.
Founded in 2018 by Mr Subbarao Siddabattula, Founder & CEO, Ms Charu Noheria, Co-Founder & COO and Mr Ilangovel Thulasimani, Co-Founder & CTO, Practically uses next-generation interactive methods, such as Augmented Reality (AR), Simulations and 3D videos for an enhanced learning experience.
Practically is an intelligent, interactive and immersive learning app for students of classes 6 to 12 with a focus on STEM learning. Practically is the only such product in the world that combines game engine, immersive learning assets, and AI-assisted study buddy, all in one compact cross-platform app. Through its patent-pending technology, thousands of exhilarating, life-like simulations, and Augmented Reality (AR) experiences are combined with learning pathways to bring learning alive and increase the rate of retention of concepts. Practically also offers Live classes, Coding ++ course and a 24x7 Seek Help feature for doubt resolution, where students can reach out to subject experts on the platform. 360,000+ students, 200+ schools and 18,000 teachers across India and the Middle East are already benefiting from the engaging content on Practically.
The Practically School Solution, a B2B2C offering, gives schools and their teachers access to the Practically teacher app FREE of cost. Teachers can access 3000+ videos and 1000+ Simulations/AR and features like reports, test-preps, polls, analytics, assigning homework, etc. The app covers all major boards across Math and Science for 6th to 12th grades. Over 200 schools across India and the Middle East are using Practically to enable online classes during the pandemic and this number is growing very fast.
Recently, Practically was names winner at TiE50 at TiEcon 2021. It was awarded EdTech Startup of the Year at Startup Awards 2021 by Franchise India & Entrepreneur India magazine. Practically was also adjudged Most Innovative STEM Solution by Elets Digital Learning magazine at the World Education Summit 2021.