2020, VOL. 6 ISSUE 3, PART D
To assess the teaching practices adopted and the constraints faced by the anganwadi workers in Trivandrum district. SAMPLE: Twenty five anganwadi workers working under the anganwadi centers of the urban project area II of Trivandrum district were studied.
Study Design: A critical study was done to assess the teaching practices and constraints faced by the anganwadi workers of the anganwadi centers in the Urban 2 project areas of Trivandrum district, Kerala. They were selected randomly from sector 1 and sector 4.
Locale of Study: The present study was conducted in Trivandrum Urban Project II. 175 anganwadi centers are there in this project which is further subdivided into five sectors. From the five sectors under the Urban Project No: II, sector I and IV was selected randomly.
Methodology: Interview method using a questionnaire was used in the present study to assemble information on teaching practices and constraints faced.
Results: Scoring was done to rate the teaching practices adopted by the anganwadi workers. Majority of the anganwadi workers scored in the category of medium score (64.00%). 20.00per cent of the anganwadi workers scored high and 16.00per cent scored low.
Conclusion: Only 12% had high score related to their practices in anganwadi centers. It reveals the need for improving the practices of AWW. Less wage was the major problem for 71.00 per cent of the anganwadi workers.