Shakthi

youth engagement platform for lifelong learning
and social action in a fun and playful environment.
software as a service (SaaS) solution.

Launch a private social network in weeks. Contact Us.

Shakthi in Action

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About Shakthi

Shakthi is a Software as a Service (SaaS) platform for online community, lifelong learning, and social action. Ideal for youth engagement. Create a private social network in weeks. Make learning fun, memorable, & interactive.

Shakthi is built by Appropriate IT’s Innovation Lab, an incubation space for social change technologies.

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Features

Playful Learning

Gamification puts the fun back in learning. Level up, engage in contests, team up to complete tasks, earn badges.

Social Network

Cohorts. Peers. Alumni. Where members connect, create, and collaborate. To network is to continue learning.

Non-Formal Education

Facilitate learning outside the walls of academic institutions and calendars. Create a passion for lifelong learning.

Beyond eLearning

Learning grows beyond passively viewing videos or slides online and answering quizzes and surveys at the end.

Knowledge Management

Inspire & incentivize staff, activists, or any other community members to share info stored away in their brain.

Contextual Learning

Curated areas allow time-strapped learners to find what they need to know at the right time, place, and device.

Customized Learning Spaces

Create ad-hoc or planned learning spaces around workshops, trainings, teams, or other purpose-driven groups.

Project-Based Curriculum

Create community- or curriculum-driven projects for groups to complete so learning happens online + offline.

Software as a Service (SaaS)

Host learning groups on a shared space where members collaborate, cooperate, and compete in a larger community.

Open Source

Combines many open source components to create a powerful whole. New features added frequently.

Built on WordPress

Powerful content, user, and community management features from WordPress. With bolt-on learning capabilities.

And More

Mobile-friendly. Plan customized learning paths. Create innovative instructional designs. Endless possibilities…

Outcomes

Connected & Engaged
Communities

Youth Civic
Activism

Communities of
Purpose

Youth-Led
Action

Pricing

beta-only

Small

$125per month
  • 1 Space
  • Up to 50 members
    Additional members at $2.50
    per member per month
  • Default branding
    Default badges & spaces
  • Shared hosting
    Receive all updates
    including new modules
  • Shared Database
    Shared Plugins & Modules
  • Setup: $250
    Includes 4 hrs of Shakthi Bootcamp

Medium

$500per month
  • 5 Spaces
  • Up to 250 members
    Additional members at $2
    per member per month
  • Default branding
    Default badges & spaces
  • Shared hosting
    Receive all updates
    including new modules
  • Shared Database
    Shared Plugins & Modules
  • Setup: $500
    Includes 6 hrs of Shakthi Bootcamp

Large

$750per month
  • 10 Spaces
  • Up to 500 members
    Additional members at $1.50
    per member per month
  • Default branding
    Default badges & spaces
  • Shared hosting
    Receive all updates
    including new modules
  • Shared Database
    Shared Plugins & Modules
  • Setup: $750
    Includes 8 hrs of Shakthi Bootcamp

Enterprise

Contact Us$1000-$5000 per month
  • Unlimited Spaces
  •  
    Unlimited Members
     
  • Custom branding
    Custom badges & spaces
  • Dedicated hosting
    Receive all updates
    including new modules
  • Dedicated Database
    Custom Plugins & Modules
  • Setup: custom
    Tailored Shakthi Bootcamp

Contact Us

Schedule a demo or request more information using the form below. Please provide a short description of the project that you want to discuss so we can be prepared.