On 29th February 2012, Delhi Public School, R.K.Puram had the honour of a visit by Ms. Linda Thomas, Vice President of Smart Technologies.
The objective of her visit was to highlight “Classrooms of the Future” and the role of the Smart Technologies in the same. On her arrival, she had an interaction with the Principal, Dr.D.R.Saini, Vice Principal, Mrs. Shobha Mehta, Head – Computer Science, Mr.Mukesh Kumar and Headmistresses, Ms. Vanita Sehgal & Mrs. Anita Singh. Later, she addressed the teaching faculty in a special session in the audiovisual hall where she talked about the advantages of the ‘Smart’ notebook and how the new cutting age technology would transform teaching and learning process. She assured the teachers that it was not a substitute for the teacher but a valuable aid, which would enable better understanding and also will enable teacher to deliver the concepts in a better way. Through a digital presentation, she showed how the new technology would act as an asset in pedagogical practice. Ms. Linda interacted with all the heads of the various Departments of the school. She later went on a tour of the school to personally see the rooms where various technologies are being demonstrated to the teachers by various service providers.