Faculty Development Program @KPS
Workshops and FDP’s The workshops and FDP’s focus on mastering one’s own thoughts and feelings, improving various aspects of personal and professional life, goal setting and how to sensitize kids. The agenda of the workshops and faculty development programmes held at KPS is to bring the maximum output from the students and teachers by enhancing their knowledge.
‘The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another. The expert in anything was once a beginner. Never do tomorrow, what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time.’
Keeping in mind the needs of the students, our young Kapsians of Grade 8 and 9 attended an efficacious workshop on ‘Stress Management during examination’ conducted by Mr. Lucky Puchhrat from Hindustan Times. The workshop aimed to help the students, identify the stressors and effectively deal with it. The session ameliorated the thoughts of students and it proved to be a fruitful and pleasurable conclave for the juveniles.
Mathematics is not about taking things for granted, it’s about finding your own answers yourself, through the application of methods like testing, experimenting, trial and errors and verifications.
Keeping this practical and rational approach in mind the students of class V participated in workshop on ‘Measurement’ where they learnt how to measure different things length, weight, capacity and temperature using different instruments. As a part of the workshop, the students guided by the teacher and also traced the development of metrological instruments through the ages.
Aimed at enhancing research and teaching capabilities of KPS educators various FDP’s – Faculty Development Programs were specially designed and organised for faculty members by various resource person (s) - Ms. Anita Singh (Ratna Sagar), Mr. Kunal Sikri (Prachi Publication) and Dr. Ashish Bawa (Jiwan Books Int.). The interactive and mind boggling workshops motivated the faculty and was an enriching experience for all the staff members for their personal and professional development.
STAFF WORKSHOP @ KPS....
“Great teachers focus not on compliance, but on connections and relationships.”
KPS organised a staff workshop on ‘Student Teacher Rapport’. The workshop was conducted by Miss. Monika Solanki, the resource person from the Time of India, who encouraged the audience to build a healthy rapport with the students. The mentor began the session by posing a few questions which brought up the importance of building a healthy relationship between a teacher and a student. The message was conveyed through a series of innovative activities and presentation. It left an indelible mark on everyone’s mind and was a life enriching experience for all the staff members.
TOI Workshop for Staff...
In an attempt to master one's own thoughts and feelings, improve various aspects of personal and professional life with a positive attitude, a workshop was organized for the KPS staff in association with TOI group.The resource person of the day Ms. Arpita Bhattacharya conducted the interactive workshop through various activities in an effort to bring positive output at maximum.
Life Skill-TOI Workshop
The most successful people learn something new each day. Knowledge is endless and personal growth is continuous. Always seek more".
The world around us is constantly changing and we need to polish our skills to face this ever changing world. With this purpose a workshop was organised in the school premises on 'Life Skills' in association with The Times of India for the school teachers . It was conducted by Mrs.Annu Singh from Times of India.
It was an interactive session where the teachers also shared their views on the subject. The workshop aimed to equip the teachers with various life skills which are required to meet the challenges of life.
"A teacher affects eternity : no one can tell where their influence stops"
Faculty development programmes held at KPS brings out the best from the teachers by enhancing their knowledge. It provides a platform to the teachers to master their thoughts and feelings to achieve professional goals and to enhances their personalities along with teaching skills. ;Such informative and enthralling workshops were conducted by various resource person from different publishing houses namely PM Publications and Oxford University Press. These workshops engrossed the KPS faculty to lead them to achieve a better professional and personal aim.
Workshop on Cyber Safety Awareness
A Workshop on Cyber Safety was organised by Delhi Police, about the growing menace of cyber crimes, attended by Computer Science faculty members Ms. Rekha Arora and Ms. Soni Batra in a bid to generate awareness about the Cyber Threats and the best preventive strategies to address the growing menace.