To celebrate International Day of People with disabilities, Seva-in-Action (SiA) organizes annually Quizabled special quiz competition exclusively for children with disabilities, powered by LTI. Seva in-Action (SiA), a voluntary organization been working in the field of disability from more than 3 decades (since 1985) with the vision of empowering persons with disabilities through inclusive education, skills development & livelihood. It has been providing many platforms for children & adults with disabilities to evolve their capacities and opportunities for their overall development.
The objectives of the special quiz are: *To promote quizzing as a platform for knowledge development of children & adults with disabilities * To develop general knowledge and team spirit and inculcate self-esteem and confidence of children with disabilities *To promote inclusion by preparing them to take part in general quizzes.
The 5th year of Quizabled i.e QUIZABLED 2019 will reach out to BENGALURU and 5 other Districts |(Mysuru, Davanagere, Dharawada, Gadaga and Kalaburagi) of KARNATAKA besides CHENNAI in collaboration with SPATN, TAMILNADU and MUMBAI in collaboration with Sujaya Foundation, MAHARASHTRA
The PRELIMS were conducted on 6h Nov’19 in 5 other Districts – there were 228 children from 22 Special Schools for Blind & Deaf children participated and the PRELIMS conducted on 13th Nov’19 in 7 nodal centres across Bengaluru there were 350 children with the following disabilities participated Totally 578 differently abled children participated.
There would be four final quiz events in Bengaluru 1.Children with Intellectual disability (Group A) 2. Children with Autism & Cerebral Palsy (Group B) 3. Children with Visual Impairment (Group C) 4. Children with Hearing impairment (Group D)
The 36 finalists (Grp B, C & D including C & D from other Dists) and 140 semi-finalists (Group A) shall be invited to participate directly in the FINALS on 23rd November 2019 at BMS college of Engineering Bull temple road, Bengaluru. This time quiz would be conducted by QURIOSITY Knowledge Solutions The medium of the quiz will be in Kannada & English.
– Manjula Nanjundaiah Director, Seva-in-Action
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