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Teacher workshop on using IT as a resource in the classroom

Teacher workshop on using IT as a resource in the classroom

A teacher workshop on using Skype as an effective and innovative teaching-learning tool, was conducted by Development Advisor, Ms. Susan Thomas on 26th June 2019. Using Skype in education is a free and an excellent way for teachers to introduce the world beyond the classroom walls to their students. Teachers, parents and students can benefit from using Skype to share, find and provide information that will help students understand and experience the real world waiting for them outside. She described a variety of Skype collaboration projects created by educators around the world in both, one...

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Special assembly by class 3A- ‘ Being Human’

Special assembly by class 3A- ‘ Being Human’

Students of class IIIA conducted a special assembly on 9th July 2019 on the theme ‘Being Human’. Advaya welcomed the teachers and students and spoke about the importance and responsibilities of being a true human being. “Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reason someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people.” – Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart. Thereafter, the class teacher, Ms. Nilanjana Chatterjee, played the song Aye Mere Mann and encouraged everyone to sing along with it. Then, a motivational video on the things that money...

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Congratulations to Aryan Panda of Class VI and Shaurya Chakravarthy of Class V!!

Congratulations  to Aryan Panda of Class VI and  Shaurya Chakravarthy of Class V!!

Congratulations!! Proud to announce that our young Climate Ambassadors, Aryan Panda and Shaurya Chakravarty have been declared winners of the #1MinuteWithSDGs campaign by SDGs For Children. Links : Youtube : SDG13:- https://youtu.be/1xXxGo6io48                    SDG7 :- https://youtu.be/Sl6YBx2PWec Twitter : https://twitter.com/SDGsForChildren Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/SDGsForChildren LinkedIN :...

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Teacher workshop -Technology in Education

Teacher workshop -Technology in Education

Teaching in 21st century expects teachers to not only design creative curriculum but to also facilitate children to be critical thinkers. Here, technology plays an enabling role. On 28th June, 2019 Ms. Kanika and Ms. Anjali, teachers of TFS conducted a workshop- “Technology in Education” to acquaint teachers with a few practical online tools for becoming more digitally proficient. The workshop commenced with the teachers getting familiarised with the term ‘Netizens’. A Netizen (a Net Citizen), exists as a citizen of the world thanks to the global connectivity that the Net makes...

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Teacher workshop-Emerging Challenges in Education

Teacher workshop-Emerging Challenges in Education

On 26th June 2019, an extensive workshop on Emerging Challenges in Education was conducted by Dr. Usha Ram at The Foundation School. Dr. Ram said that the teacher must be responsive to the socio-cultural ethos and national development. The students, on the other hand, should be equipped with 21st century literacies, including multiculturalism, media, information, emotional, ecological, financial and cyber. She spoke about the four core-contents of the wholesome development of the students i.e. Head, Heart, Hand and Health. The challenges faced by teachers as well as the students are to do...

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