Delhi Public School R K Puram hosted an IPSC Teachers Training workshop on Saturday, 17th December, 2011 in Acoountancy, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Fine Arts & General Knowledge and Physics. 17 renowned Public schools of the country participated in this workshop.
The workshop was inaugurated by Mr. Ashok Chandra Chairman DPS Society and the chief guest Prof. Harish Chaudhry, IIT, Delhi by lighting the lamp. Dr D. R. Saini Principal DPS R K Puram welcomed the chief guest. The inaugural session was addressed by Prof. Harish Chaudhary IIT Delhi, who emphasized on the “Knowledge Based Education”. He said that the education is not curriculum but developing interest of the subject in the students. Students learn more by observation rather than rote learning. Teachers primary duty is to develop an all round personality of the student.
The second speaker Mr. Sandeep Srivastava emphasized that the books are for the students and the teacher is to guide them in their endeavor to knowledge.
Ms. Padma Srinivasan, HOD, History, DPS RKPuram conducted a session on General Knowledge for all the participants.
The post lunch session was subjectwise interaction of teachers with the subject experts. The subject experts were
Mr. R. K. Khosla
Dr. B. K. Tripathi
Prof. A. K. Bakhshi
Dr. V. K. Ohri
Mr. B Samadar
Mr. Newton Rastogi
The subject experts interacted with the teachers and exchanged ideas on how to improve the teaching methodology. The workshop was concluded by closing ceremony by Prof. Deepak Pental, former vice chancellor of Delhi University. The certificate of participation was given to all the delegates. The delegates were thanked by Dr. D. R. Saini, Principal, DPS, R.K.Puram.