Unbox Tinkering Workshop

Venue for Training Session: Salwan Senior Secondary School Block 40, Old Rajinder Nagar, Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi-110060.

Date and Day:3rd October to 7th October, 2017. Attended by:Mr Rakesh Bhardwaj – (In-Chrg- ATL) - PGT - PHYSICS Ms. Jyoti Sharma : PGT Computer Science

Workshop & Conferences 2016-17

Microsoft in Education Training Partner Summit

Venue: Microsoft Office Gurgaon

Organizer: Microsoft Corporation

Date: October 5-6, 2017

Attended by: Ms. Pratibha Kohli (Principal) , Ms. Chandni Agarwal (PGT Computer Science)

A two-day Microsoft in Education Global Training Partner summit was organized at Microsoft Office Gurgaon by Microsoft Corporation from October 5,2017 to October 6,2017. This training was given to educators who are well-versed in training educators and school leaders in primary and secondary schools and colleges.
There were three tracks for the training namely Microsoft Teacher Academies, Microsoft Imagine Academy and Minecraft in Education.
Ms. Pratibha Kohli got the trainer certificate for Microsoft Imagine Academy track and Ms. Chandni Agarwal got the certification for Minecraft trainer.
It was a two-day rigorous training where learning of new technologies took place and discussion about the strategies of implementing new technologies in the class held.
In Minecraft session various gamification techniques were discussed whereas in Microsoft Imagine Academy topics discussed were related to deployment of MSIA and understanding Data Sciences.
Indeed, it was fruitful learning session for the teacher-learner.

Financial Education Training Programme

Date : 18 and 19 September,2017

Venue : Gyan Mandir Public School, Delhi

Organiser : National Institute of Securities Market.

A two- days workshop on the topic “Financial Education Training Programme“ was organised by National Institute of Securities Market at Gyan Mandir Public School, E Block ,Naraina Vihar. Ms. Alka Goyal and Ms. Chetna Sharma attended the workshop . The renowned resource persons – Mr. Garg, Mr. HarshulNagpal , Ms. Priyanka and Mr.Bhupender Singh from SEBI and NISM focused on various aspects of financial security like safe investment plans, stock market, mutual funds, insurance policies, PPF and National Pension Scheme. The workshop provided the platform to comprehend the basics and emerging concepts of financial security.It also provided us an opportunity to be financially literate and money smart teachers.

Training Programme : Capacity Building Programme in Business Studies

Date : 25 August, 2017 & 9 September, 2017

Venue : Himalaya Public Sr. SE. Schools-12 , Sector -7 Rohini , Delhi

Resource Person : Mrs. Sanyukta Mukherjee, Mrs. Shivani


     Objectives covered in workshop

i) To acquaint teachers about new developments and changes in subject

ii) To acquaint students with different strategies and skills for effective transaction of curriculum

iii) To equip teachers with skills and competencies to effectively transact challenging content areas

Concepts were made clear with the examples contributed by teachers.

Various problem areas and strategies to be used in classroom were discussed.

Typology of questions was discussed and teachers were asked to frame questions with respect to different typologies from various topics

Guidelines related to projects covered in curriculum were also given.

National ICT Award 2017

Date : September 5, 2017

Venue : Vigyan Bhawan , New Delhi

Organiser : Ministry of HRD.

Ms. Chandni Agarwal, PGT – Computer Science was conferred with the NATIONAL ICT AWARD FOR TEACHERS for 2016 by the Ministry of Human Resource Department in a felicitation ceremony that was held at the Vigyan Bhawan , Delhi on September 5,2017. Hon’ble Vice President of India , Sh. Venkaiah Naidu , Hon’ble Minister HRD Sh. Prakash Javadekar felicitated her at National Teacher Awards function for her astounding and helpful contribution in the field of education and for spreading cyber awareness for the society. She was conferred with a Silver Medal, a Certificate, a laptop and ICT resource kit. The entire team of awardee teachers also met Hon’ble President at President House on the same day where President of India addressed and congratulated the entire teacher fraternity for their invaluable efforts and contribution in the field of education. She was among the 24 ICT awardees from all over the India.

Workshop to develop and review ICT in education course content for students – Phase 1

   

Date : September 18-22, 2017

Venue : CIET-NCERT , NCERT Campus , Delhi

Organiser : CIET-NCERT

Mrs. Chandni Agarwal attended a workshop to develop and review ICT in education course content for students – Phase 1 at CIET , NCERT , Delhi from 18.9.2017 to 22.9.2017 .She actively participated as a Resource person for the workshop. The objective of the workshop was to orient ICT in Education curricula for teachers and students to the content developers.

Committee Meeting for Designing Course on Cyber Security and Safety.

Date : August 16, 2017

Venue : NCERT , NCERT Campus , Delhi

Organiser : NCERT

CIET, NCERT has developed National ICT curriculum for students and teachers to educate them on using ICT in Education. As digital world also puts challenges before teachers and students to face security and safety threads of technology, it is need of the hour to bring the components of cyber safety and security in the ICT courses across classes. CIET-NCERT organised a committee meeting on 16.8.17 at CIET, New Delhi from 9 am to 6 pm. Ms. ChandniAgarwal was invited as an expert for the  committee meeting. It was a one day meeting for designing the outline of the curriculum for Teachers and students in context of Cyber Security and Safety.

Workshop on Safe Schools

Date : September, 23 2017

Venue : Bal Bharati Public School , Parwana Road, Delhi

Organiser : Action Committee Unaided Recognised Private Schools

A workshop on Safe Schools was organised in Bal Bharati Public School , Parwana Road, Delhi by Action Committee Unaided Recognised Private Schools on September, 23 2017. It focussed on making the schools “Safe Heavens” for the children. Mr S.K Bhattacharya, President of Action Committee welcomed all the teacher and the Principals from different of Delhi.

The workshop was conducted in three sessions-
1. First Session- It was headed by Brigadier (Dr. )B.K Khanna, Former Sr. Consultant , NDMA
2. Second Session- It was headed by Mr. Rohit Karnatak, Managing Director India( Pinkerton)
3. Third Session- It was headed by Col. K.C Goswami , Sr. Consultant.

The major focus was on counselling the teachers and principals to make schools “Safe Heavens” for the children.

Some important tips imparted during the session were to-

 Start buddy pair system in the classes. A child should always be accompanied by his/her buddy if he/she goes out of the class.       The buddy must know whom to call in case of an emergency.

 Tell that CCTV is the 3 rd eye for our security measures. It should be checked daily.

 Get the non- teaching staff verified and ensure that the unattended areas are not accessible to the students.

 Make a system wherein there should be registers and entry passes for the visitors.

 Make a separate arrangement for non -teaching staff.

 Ensure that there should be a panic button in the school which should be accessible to the students as well.


95% of the schools compliance with the safety and security measures as this is not a one time job, regular monitoring needs to be done. It was further suggested that as the students are proactive and reactive in the early stages of their life , we must teach them good attitudes. The workshop ended with a vote of thanks by Mr. Sanjay wherein a feedback from the audience revealed that the measures suggested by the esteem guests would help the schools in providing better security measures.

Workshop on National Convention of School Counsellors

Date : Friday, 22-09- 2017

Venue :Indian International Centre, Max Muller Marg

Organiser : Institute of Counsellor Training Research and Consultancy(ICTRC)

Institute of Counsellor Training Research and Consultancy(ICTRC) organized a one-day training programme on National Convention of School Counsellors. More than 200 delegates from all over India participated in this programme. The purpose of this workshop was to highlight the Students ‘At – Risk’- Identification, Prevention and Intervention”. Neha Vij (PGT Biology) attended this training programme as Nodal Teacher. The main highlights of this training session was to identify the students at high risk behavior (Students with ADHD, Conduct behavior problems), ways to prevent them from severity and identify stages at which parents and teachers should intervene to prevent further damage. It was an informative and interactive session for all school counsellors.

FIFA – Curtain Raising Ceremony

Grand Show: Grand Success.....A Brief Report

  Action Committee successfully organised on August 19, 2017 Curtain Raising Ceremony of FIFA U - 17  World Cup, at the National Stadium, in association withMXIM under the   auspices of Ministry of Sports, Govt of India.

  The FIFA U -17 World Cup was unveiled by Shri Sri Niwasan ji , Secy. Ministry  of Sports and Mr Javier Ceppi,  Tournament Director (FIFA)  in the presence of Mr S K Bhattacharya , President, Action Committee and other high officials of Ministry , Sports Authority of India and FIFA.

  Chief Guest and other guests were felicitated by office bearers of Action Committee. Mr S K Bhattacharya presented the Welcome Address.

  Around 8000 students from 200 schools participated in Grand & Colourful March Past and saluted the Chief Guest. Our school students also participated in the march past.

Twelve schools presented the band performances which played melodious tunes on patriotic lyrics. Our school band students were among the 12 schools that showed wonderful performance during the curtain raising ceremony of FIFA.

  Five schools presented wonderful cultural programs based on Sports and physical fitness.

Chief Guest and Tournament Director appreciated the sincere efforts of the school children.

The program came to an end with National Anthem.

Three of our sports teachers, Mr Dilawar, Ms Kamlesh and Mr Ajay trained the students and also escorted them on two days, August 18, 19, 2017. Principal, Ms Pratibha Kohli attended the programme on August 19, 2017 in the afternoon.

  This program was the brain child of Shri S K Bhattacharya, president Action committee and all the members tried hard to make it a grand gala success.

Workshop On Implementation of National Mass De-Worming

Date : Wednesday, 02-08- 2017

Venue : Govt Girls Sr secondary school, SU Block Pitampura

Organiser : Ministry of Health, New Delhi

Ministry of health along with Directorate of Education is organized a Training session on Mass De-worming Programme on August 02,2017. It was an initiative taken by Government of India to improve the general health of children all over India. As per the guidelines all schools were directed to conduct a Mass De-worming Programme on 10-08- 17, followed by Mop-up day on 17-08- 2017 and send up the report to the zonal education officer by 22-08- 2017. All students ( class VI to class XII) were required to ingest a Tablet of Albendazole as a part of De-worming Programme.

Neha Vij ( PGT Biology) attended this training programme as Nodal Teacher. A short orientation programme was conducted for staff members regarding necessary guidelines of Mass De- worming Programme.

Around 487 boys and 350 girls ingested Tab Albendazole on Mass De-worming day and 28 boys and 30 girls had this tablet on Mop-up day. A report of this was sent to Education officer (Zone 11).

WORKSHOP ON ARTIFICIAL VEGETATIVE PROPAGATION - GRAFTING

Date : Tuesday, 22-08- 2017 2017

Venue : M.A.M.S Terrace garden

Organiser : Shri S.L Gupta Ji

An interactive workshop on grafting was held at Maharaja Agrasen Model School (Terrace garden) under the guidance of Shri S.L. Gupta Ji– honorable management member of Sri Agrasen Educational Society .The students got an opportunity to learn the technique and practice it by grafting on Aedinium sps. The scion(graft)was taken from exotic varieties of Aedinium sps and placed on local varieties of Aedinium.The workshop was very informative and provided great hands on learning experience to the students as they got acquainted with a practical, useful method of growing plants with desirable characteristics in much shorter span of time

Workshop on Leadership skills

A workshop was organized by INTEL in our school in which few students of class VIII to XI, who have scientific temperament attended this workshop and were motivated to participate. The aim of this workshop was to infuse the spirit of discovery in school children, increase their interest in science and technology, and build a robust scientific temper among the youth of the country.
IRIS National Science Fair is an outstanding example of public–private partnership initiated by Intel Technology India Private Ltd (Intel) with the Department of Science & Technology (DST), Government of India, and the Indo-US Science & Technology Forum (IUSSTF).
The fair promotes and nurtures science and scientific research among young Indian innovators. It recognises and rewards outstanding projects. It provides a platform for winning students to represent India at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF), the world’s largest international pre-college science competition, held annually in the U.S.
Each year, research based science projects by young students, across 17 subject categories—are reviewed by an eminent jury comprising of scientists and domain experts. Then, the short-listed entries are showcased at the annual IRIS National Fair. The session was very interactive and informative. The students got to know various guidelines for making synopsis and procedure to apply for IRIS national fair.

Accountancy by eminent resource

A workshop on Accountancy by eminent resource persons Mr. G S Grewal & Mr. R K khosla, was organised by Sultan Chand & Sons ( P )Ltd at ICSI Building Rajendra place, Delhi on July 22, 2017. The workshop was attended by Ms. Preeti Grover (Accountancy) and Ms. Karuna Gupta (Accountancy) which covered detailed discussion of various topics and GST.

Workshop on Quality Educationj

Quality Education Asia (QEA)-a team of committed professionals organized a school training programme for teachers on the topic `Enhancing Language Skills’ on July12, 2017 at Brain International School, Vikas Puri, Delhi. Neetu Sama (TGT English) attended the workshop. The aim of the workshop was to facilitate the educators and learners in imparting and achieving the best in education. The resource person Ms. Pratiksha Chopra provided and discussed key strategic components that enhance the language skills. The session aimed at bringing about steady revolutions in classrooms through empowering teachers with hands on, student friendly and motivating pedagogical techniques. It dealt with approaches that explore reading and comprehension strategies to teach poetry as well as prose lessons, also highlighting upon innovative ways which would help preview and practice vocabulary with students and help them engage actively in class. The workshop by the eminent educationist was an interactive session supplemented with group work and discussion. Certificates were provided to all the participants at the end of the session. It was indeed an enriching learning experience.

Accountancy by eminent resource

A workshop on Accountancy by eminent resource persons Mr. G S Grewal & Mr. R K khosla, was organised by Sultan Chand & Sons ( P )Ltd at ICSI Building Rajendra place, Delhi on July 22, 2017. The workshop was attended by Ms. Preeti Grover (Accountancy) and Ms. Karuna Gupta (Accountancy) which covered detailed discussion of various topics and GST.

Workshop On Learning Outcomes

 

A workshop on “Learning Outcomes” for the teachers of Delhi and NCR was organised by the Action Committee unaided recognised private schools in Maharaja Agrasen Model School, CD, Pitampura on May 8 ,2017 in which 220 participants participated ebulliently.
The workshop commenced with the inauguration ceremony of lightning of ceremonial lamp and a welcome address by students of the school. It was followed by an inaugural address by Shri S.K Bhattacharya, President, Action Committee. Shri Suraj Prakash, the workshop coordinator reflected upon the topic learning outcomes elaborating the impact of teaching and learning in present day scenario and the ways paved out by these learning outcomes.
Teachers attended innovative sessions on Languages, Mathematics, Social Science and Science by subject experts. The interaction enabled the participants to imbibe an insight to enhance their magnetism to teach and preach better. A Session on Active Learning by Ms. Pratibha Kohli, the Principal of the school ignited the minds of the audience by decimating the residual doubts and marked the occasion well. Presentations of different groups were very well received by one and all.
The informative workshop culminated with a vote of thanks and distribution of certificates.

International Girls Day in ICT by Oracle

Date : 26th & 27th April 2017

Venue : Seminar Hall

Organiser : Oracle

A two day workshop was organized by Oracle to celebrate ‘International Girls Day in ICT’ at Maharaja Agrasen Model School on April 26 and 27, 2017 for the classes XI and XII. Various topics including Technical Writing, Digital Consultancy, Healthcare Analytics, Smart Cities and Digital Thinking were discussed which benefited the children as new technologies were introduced to them. Various experts from across the world including Pooja Vijay Kumar, Chaya Ebite, Sharon Sophia Stephen, Madhuri Kolhatkr and Akhilesh Avanish shared their experience and knowledge via lifetime virtual classrooms. New visions and innovations were discovered in the respective fields. The virtual classroom became a life-time experience for the children as the experts shared their presentations from across the globe.

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