Journey back to school - Dehradun 2019
Theme: Developing Teacher Competency
Interacting with the past teachers of schools. Understand what had gone into laying the foundation of such great schools. Also understanding the support provided by city and its people in the journey of these institutions. Together these institutes boast of 15000+ strong alumni, many of which have contributed at national level and are now have their kids studying in the school. Some of them are also a part of the management committee. Learn how these alumni and parent body have supported their school and the key ingredients to replicate the same magic in your school. Revisiting History Meeting Support Structures As a leader, monitoring, promoting and evaluating the professional development of teachers Grow a school into a happy and knowledgeable place for students and others Learn how seniorleaders allocate responsibilities to an appropriate person Developing students in all aspects not just in academics Learn practices like teacher appraisal from experts.
SPEAKER 1: Welham Boys School
Nestled in the foothills of Himalayas, Welham Boys School in Dehradun began its journey back in 1937 and has today emerged to be one of the most renowned boys Boarding Schools in India. With the aim of creating individuals who are "multi dimensional", the School has an innovative learning system that inspires its students to be excited about the pursuit of knowledge, have a broad world-view, think out-of-the-box, and be "driven" in whatever they may choose to do. Inculcating out-of-the-box thinking and making students multi-dimensional in their interests. It includes a deep sense of justice, an unshaken faith in secularism, an acute concern for our surroundings and an abiding belief in honesty and integrity. The School's environment encourages
SPEAKER 2: The Doon School
The Doon School is the No. 1 boarding school in India for much of its history and over the years, more than 40 of its teachers have gone on to lead other public schools around the country, helping the school to fulfill its mission to serve a meritocratic India. The greatest strengths of the school spring from the quality of the human relationships throughout the community and the sense of companionship. The school environment encourages a firm sense of community and helps to develop friendships that will be sustained throughout the life.
SCHOOL 3: The Vantage Hall
'Vantage Hall Girls Residential School is an all-girls school situated in Dehradun. Affiliated to CBSE, Vantage Hall provides education to students from India and from overseas from classes 7th to 12th. Ranked among top 10 girls boarding school in India Vantage Hall is designed, built, developed, staffed and supervised to be the educational institution that prepares your daughter to learn, lead and contribute to society. It is our learner-centered approach to the requirements of education, in this day and age, that we feel will give our girls the single biggest adVantage in their formative educational years and beyond.'
Teacher Development Processes
Learn how these schools have been able to retain some of the best talent and nurture them into able leaders and administrators.
Learn best Global & Indian Education Practices from Experts
These visits will be co-hosted by school education domain experts giving participants time to discuss and identify the similarities and compare the differences.
SPECIAL FEATURE OF THE PROGRAM
Enrollment into this program will make each of the member eligible to get access to our online study modules. Here they will get individualized online account with 1 year access to the program consisting of Live and Recorded modules in the specialized area of education. Live sessions with School Leaders on different topics Monthly Live sessions with faculty from other countries which enjoy top slots in PISA rankings. Curated interactions with peers on their experience of implementation of global best practices in their own schools. Complimentary invites to the face 2 face sessions in India by our selected national and international faculty members. These sessions can be watched anytime anywhere for in-school training purpose.
Live sessions with School Leaders on different topics Monthly Live sessions with faculty from other countries which enjoy top slots in PISA rankings. Curated interactions with peers on their experience of implementation of global best practices in their own schools. Complimentary invites to the face 2 face sessions in India by our selected national and international faculty members.