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Salute to School: From NMIMS, Mumbai

Reading Time: 2 minutes  The recently announced Board results have given students and educators all across the country a reason to smile. We too would like to join in on the celebration and congratulate all our educators who have made this possible. It is because of their guidance that students are able to perform well and chart out successful careers for themselves and lead fruitful lives. A school…

Salute to School: From IIM Indore

Reading Time: 1 minuteAs the Board results are being celebrated all across the country, we have taken this opportunity to thank our educators who have made this happen. It is because of their guidance that students are able to perform well and chart out successful lives for themselves. Heads of School and Principals are instrumental in facilitating this guidance process. They are catalysts of transformation; turning a school…

Salute to School!

Reading Time: 1 minuteExams are over, results are out and yet another batch of students has made it through School. Pat yourselves on the back, as this cohort successfully graduates from School! Congratulatory messages will pour in appreciating Student performances in the Board Exams. But we have not forgotten the critical role that the school & teachers play in Student Success. Teachers go through the stress of completing…

Learning

Goodbye Professional Development. Hello Professional Learning!

Reading Time: 3 minutesWe are all agreed on one thing: Learning is imperative for growth. As Educators, You embrace this mantra for students. So while there is a deep awareness about customizing Teaching Techniques based on multiple student learning styles and intelligences’, learning for teachers was and often still is, a case of a homogeneous, one-size-fits-all approach. The quintessential format of Professional Development involves:  Group Workshops  Generic Observations…

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Assam Valley: Excellence in Teacher Development

Reading Time: 4 minutes  Assam Valley: Excellence in Teacher Development Based on the belief that liberal education is imperative, the Assam Valley School (AVS) was founded by the Williamson Magor Education Trust in 1995. Located amongst the lush tea gardens of Assam, AVS is a co-ed residential school which is affiliated to CISCE Board. Some of AVS’s key facilities: AVS Sunnyside for KG to Class 4th for wards…

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How Ahlcon International School stresses on Teacher Development

Reading Time: 1 minute  Ahlcon International, one of the leading schools in the country stresses on the development of its most important assets-its teachers. This is one of the essential ingredients to ensure that quality education is being imparted to its students. The school has implemented continuous professional development initiatives for its teachers like UCLA’s Global Career Catalyst certification program, Microsoft’s Professional Development Program for teachers, etc.  Let’s…

Global Career Catalyst: Revolutionizing Teacher Training

Reading Time: 4 minutes  Did you know that almost 86% of high school students are concerned about their higher education with just 8% students attributing guidance received from school? Does this not ring a bell that the same high school students who happen to be the future of the nation, are in fact confused about their own future? The MHRD’s directive to provide teacher training to 15 lakh…

Best School Awards

Some of the Top School Awards in the World!

Reading Time: 3 minutesTaking a cue from last week, where we shared 3 globally renowned teacher recognitions, this week we shed the spotlight on 3 globally renowned school recognitions that lay great emphasis on Teacher Development.   The Global School Awards This award is designed to recognize those schools who have implemented robust global learning practices.  Currently, it is exclusively for schools based out of England and the…

Best Teacher

Read now to be a great teacher!

Reading Time: 3 minutes‘Without Teachers, there would be no other professions’, said a very wise someone. Teachers are critical for the society to sustain, evolve and introspect. There are hundreds of Awards across the Globe to recognize teachers who empower students and communities. Some of the renowned ones like The Global Teacher Prize, India’s very own National Awards and The Milken Educator Award, USA identify teachers who have…

Training

Is that Teacher Training any good?

Reading Time: 3 minutesAs per an OECD report, nearly 89% of teachers across 23 countries were involved in some sort of a professional development program. Informal dialogue to improve teaching as well as being enrolled in relevant courses saw more than 80% participation rates from teachers. Taking a cue from global teacher training trends, the MHRD has decided to train 11 lakh teachers across India under the Sarva Shiksha…