Workshop for Teachers conducted by Dr. Indu Khetrapal
Date: 21 July 2016
Time: 2:00-4:30 PM
Gurugram Public School, sec-55, Gurgaon conducted a workshop for the teachers on 21 July 2016. The resource person was Dr. Indu Khetrapal, Principal, Salwan Public School, a renowned scholar and National Award winner. It was an enlightening session where the teachers were informed about the new National Policy of Education. The government has proposed many innovative ideas and has a vision of empowering India through quality education. The new policy lays stress on peace, tolerance, secularism and national integration. Teachers should be evaluated on a regular basis. Use of internet and computers should be done on a regular basis. Vocational education is a must and should be introduced in schools. School based exams should be replaced with Board exams. Dr. Indu also updated the teachers with the new global trends in topmost schools. Excursions and tours form an important part of the school curriculum. They should be well planned and executed. The session concluded with an article from ‘Outlook’ magazine titled “Lessons from the University of Life”. Dr. Indu shared some excerpts from the article in which successful people had shared their experiences. If we implement their advice we can also excel in our life.