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Workshops & Seminars
Orientation Programme on 'Cleanliness of River Yamuna' - (19 February 2020)
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Ms. M. Pathak and Ms. S. Kaur attended an orientation programme organized by SCERT on 19 February, 2020 at Thyagraj Stadium. The main theme of this programme was ‘Cleanliness of River Yamuna’ which is not only the most important tributary of the Ganga but also Lifeline of Delhi. There were speakers from Delhi Jal Board, SCERT, Department of Environment,Directorate of Education and Delhi State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited,who talked about pollution of River Yamuna,role of various government departments in making Yamuna clean and role of schools in this drive
Workshop on Intelligent Curriculum - (February 2020)
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Thinking proactively and dynamically to cope with ever changing life, is something one can’t do without. Just like our lives are so dynamic and inter disciplinary, so is education. With changing times nature of jobs are also altering. In order to give exposure to students about upcoming new courses and jobs, Ms. M. Kapoor from our school participated in a Workshop on Intelligent Curriculum: an industry outlook, organised by Shiv Nadar University. The two speakers. Col. Karunakaran (President, SNU) and Dr. Rajeev Singh (Associate Dean, SNU) emphasised on multi disciplinary education and upcoming universities offering range of dynamic courses. Along with this, information was imparted on newer jobs that might exist in future and how to prepare students for making relevant career choices.
Story Telling Workshop: 'In a Nutshell' - (February 2020)
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Ms. D. Maini and Ms. P. Manocha attended a story telling workshop - 'In a Nutshell' by Ms. Simi Srivastava from Kathashala at M. L. Bhartia Auditorium, Alliance Francaise, Lodhi Estate. It was a fruitful and enriching experience wherein the emphasis was on using story telling in a classroom set up and how stories are the bridge between reality and fantasy. The first rule of story telling is to narrate a story which you love or inspires you. Stories teach us to imagine and create. The key factor of the workshop was that the story should not have an abrupt ending and the story teller should know exactly when and how to bring the story to an interesting end. She rightly said, 'The end always leads to a beginning.' She emphasized on being childlike and believes that be it home, a classroom; stories spin their magic.
Workshop on Yoga - (15 January 2020)
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It is rightly said - ‘Yoga is the artwork of awareness on the canvas of body, mind and soul’. To help keep the teachers healthy in body and mind, St. Mark's School organized a workshop on ‘YOGA’ on 15 January, 2020. The resource persons, Ms. P. Sharma and Ms. B. Kaur performed and taught various yogic postures to the teachers. The trainers taught a number of asanas like Suryanamaskar, Padahastasana, Kapalbhati, Bhastrika, Bhramari, Pranayam and Shavasana. The expert trainers also informed the teachers about the benefits of incorporating yoga in their daily routine. A total number of 23 teachers of Classes VI to VIII attended the workshop.

It was a wonderful yoga session for the teachers who definitely got a whole range of solutions for their health issues and they felt rejuvenated after performing different yogic postures.
Workshop by Microsoft - (14 and 15 January 2020)
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The teachers of our school attended a workshop conducted by a team from Microsoft on 14 and 15 January, 2020 and learnt about the various tools of Microsoft O365 tools. All the teachers did the MIE certification during the workshop and were awarded with Microsoft MIE Badge. The aim of the workshop was to enable all the teachers with 21st Century Tools Microsoft Education Tools. The teachers earned a badge for the course “First step into Artificial Intelligence” on Microsoft Educator Community. Teachers were trained on code.org a game-based learning platform for understanding coding concept. During the training, teachers also did a hands-on for the topics covered during the days training.Workshop by Microsoft - (14 and 15 January 2020)
In-service Art Workshop for Teachers - (14 and 15 January 2020)
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Teachers of our schools attended an Art Workshop held on 14 and 15 January, 2020. The resource person for the workshop was Ms. Hema Mehra. She is a textile designer by profession and a certified artisan from the Ministry of Textiles, government of India, was associated with IIFT as an HOD few years back. Since 30 years she's been associated with the Pidilite Company as a Super Teacher Delhi. She has taught in national and international famed colleges and institutes.

The primary teachers were taught how to do painting on earthen pottery using glass paints and 3-D outliner. Teachers of Classes VI to VIII learnt the Mandala Art Form. The teachers found this art very relaxing and destressing. Teachers of Classes IX to XII were taught "Gond Art" in the workshop. Gond paintings are a form of painting from folk and tribal art that is practised by one of the largest tribes in India. This art is mainly from Madhya Pradesh but it is also common in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh and Odisha. The teachers learnt the art of colouring and designing the Gond paintings with the help of coloured highlighters.
Workshop on Empowering Mind Power - (14 January 2020)
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A workshop on Empowering Mind Power was conducted for the teachers of Classes I to VIII on 14 January, 2020. The resource person was Mr. Lucky Puchhrat, a senior consultant and empaneled speaker of ‘The Hindustan Times’. He is director of Mavericks India Solutions, a learning and development company. 60 teachers participated in this workshop.

Mr. Puchhrat has conducted so far more than 500 workshops and motivational lectures. He started his session by sharing habits of highly effective people and progressed towards how one can maintain focus and achieve his goals.

He inspired all the teachers by telling ‘Be in, what you do’ i.e. give your best to every work which you do. The session concluded with an interaction with the teachers on what they had learnt in the session and how they were going to apply it in their life.
Workshop on Teachers as Leaders - (14 January 2020)
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A workshop onTeachers as Leaders’ was conducted for the teachers of the Primary Wing on 14 January, 2020. The resource person was Ms. Monika Solanki, a Senior Consultant from “Times of India”. She is a certified NLP Practitioner and has over 20 years work experience in Training and Development in different industries. A total of 49 teachers participated in this workshop.

Ms. Solanki inspired us to focus that leadership starts with self by sharing the thoughts of Oprah Winfrey - “Don’t worry about being successful but work towards being significant and the success will naturally follow.” She started her session by giving us the qualities a leader should possess and progressed towards teaching us to find the relevance of E+R=O (Event + Response = Outcome). The session concluded with an interaction with teachers on problems emerging in the real classroom situations.
Motivational Workshop - (2020)
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A Motivational Workshop was conducted for 35 teachers ofour school by Mr. Saurabh Beniwal, apassionate trainer, motivational speaker, leadership consultant, counsellor and an Orator.

This workshop emphasized on the impact of stress on our life, the effect of our thinking on our body and mind, etc., and the very simple measures that can be taken by us.

It was indeed a very informative workshop that dealt with very basic but effective aspects of life.
Hindi Teachers Training Workshop - (28 December 2019)
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Ms. P. Sharda and Ms. M. Bharti, Hindi teachers of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended a one day Hindi Teachers Training Workshop which was conducted by K. R. Mangalam Centre for Professional Development of Educators, New Delhi, in collaboration with Madhuban Publications, on 28 December, 2019. The Resource Person for the workshop was Dr. Syed Matheen Ahmed, Member of State Resource Group – Hindi, R.V.M. Hyderabad.

The workshop focussed on the HINDI VYAKARAN (Grammar). The objective of the workshop was to train teachers with new methodologies in teaching of Hindi Language related to Hindi Vyakaran and Creative Writing. The other highlights of this workshop were how to improve writing skills of the students and how to make Hindi Vyakaran more interesting by the different creative activities.
India International Education Conclave 2019 - (18 December 2019)
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Our school counsellor attended a conclave on “Guidance Based Education - The Emerging Concept” organized by Institute of Counsellor Training Research and Consultancy (ICTRC) on 18 December, 2019 at the India International Centre. The Conclave highlighted the functions of the School as an Institution and the Counsellor working together in providing the right Guidance to students in a way which is beneficial to them in the long run.Future of Artificial Intelligence in India was the main highlight, along with the skills needed in the career market. These are the skills that the school should help children in honing so that they are well equipped for the tough competition outside.

The prominent speakers gracing the event were from the field of Education and Counselling Psychology which included Dr. V. S Ravindran, Dr. N. K Saraswat, Dr. Deepak Garg and Dr. Keshav enlightening the gathering with their insightful discussions.
AI Workshop - (10 December 2019)
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Workshop on AI and ML conducted by KIPS publication was attended by Mr. N. Gupta and Ms. S. Bhatnagar of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh on 10 December, 2019 at Suryaa Hotel, New Friends Colony. This workshop emphasised on the concepts comparing human learning with machine learning. According to some research humans experience is equal to learning and for computers experience is equal to data. The resource person assured that every one understand the need of AI and ML, she explained the concept using big data V3 policy that is variety,velocity and volume. She also cleared the concept of different data i.e. structured data,unstructured data. The resource person differentiated data analysis and data analytics in a very simpler manner. The definition says "AI intelligence demonstrated by machine in contrast to natural intelligence demonstrated by humans" e.g. Google maps, Google assistant. Overall it was a good learning experience with the resource person Ms. Gurpreet Kaur who is free lancer speaker.
Workshop Pillars - (7 December 2019)
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Ms. R. Sachdeva and Ms. E. Thukral of St. Mark's Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended the workshop 'Pillars' at Shri. Venketeshwar International School, Dwarka on 7 December, 2019. This practical and useful session provided insight into the teaching and learning process in childhood education to understand the importance of planning, instructing, linking learning to real life , reflecting on the process of teaching and making the learning successful.
French Teacher Training Workshop - (1 December 2019)
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Ms. A. Mahajan attended a French teachers training workshop on 1 December, 2019 at Alliance Française de Delhi conducted by Ms. Preeti Bhutani, Author and President of Prayatna Educational Society.

The objective of the workshop was to train teachers with new methodologies in teaching of foreign languages related to reading, writing and speaking skills. They also emphasized on how to improve oral and writing skills of the students and how to make French more interesting and interactive while giving the ideas for different activities that can be done in the school.
ELT workshop on ‘Need for Skill Development in English Language Teaching’ - (2019)
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Ms. D. Maini and Ms. S. Yadav attended an ELT Workshop on ‘Need for skill development in English language teaching’, conducted by Ms. Ruchi Sengar (Headword Publishing Company), at Titiksha Public School. The workshop was about various techniques to be used in classroom environment for teaching, listening, speaking, reading and writing skills of English language. It was an enriching and fruitful experience wherein the teachers were given hands on experience through various activities.
An Innovative Challenge Workshop - (2019)
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Around 150 students of Grade 11 attended an innovative challenge workshop organized by NIIT University Neemrana. The resource person, Ms. Meera Dutta, not only spoke about the innovations that have happened in the recent years but also asked the students to be innovative enough to suggest solutions for different problems.
Dive into Dyslexia : Reading and Spelling Solutions - (2019)
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Ms. P. Malhotra attended a workshop on “Dive into Dyslexia : Reading and Spelling Solutions“. The esteemed speaker Ms. Rama Tandon, Founder of Centre for Dyslexia, a Dyslexia Therapist and a certified language therapist, emphasized that Dyslexia is not a disease but a learning style. She demonstrated multisensory techniques to empower teachers to understand and teach children on how to cope and overcome their experience with Dyslexia thus making the session enriching.
Penguin Librarian Meet - (2019)
The Penguin Librarian Meet was held at India International Centre Maxmuller Marg by Penguin, Random House which was attended by Ms. A. Kohli of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. The workshop was conducted by Ms. Andrea Bowie on 'Dream Big: Bringing Stories to Life'. After that the panel discussion was held on 'This Book is Not for Me. How and Why Do We Select or Reject Books', by Dr. Tanushree Singh, and author Mr. Deepak Dalal in conversation with two senior librarians. At last Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister of Delhi, Mr. Manish Sisodia concluded the workshop with a keynote on the Importance of Library and Librarian in the life of a student.
Ceramic Pottery Workshop - (2019)
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Students of Class VI of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh participated in a Ceramic Pottery Painting Workshop conducted by Ms. Sheetal Chopra from The Hindustan Times. The students learnt to paint beautiful designs on the pots and also the various nuances of pottery painting and expressed their creativity in this art very proficiently.
Workshop on ‘'Racing of Molecules' - (22 November 2019)
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Innovation is not just represented by introducing or implementing new ideas or methods. It is a process that involves multiple activities to uncover new ways to do things. To develop this scientific approach of exploration and innovation, students of Class XI of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh were taken to attend a workshop on 'Racing Of Molecules' at Innovation lab of National Science Centre on 22 November 2019, where they learnt the technique of Gel Electrophoresis and DNA Finger printing.
Workshop on Education Transformation - (20 November 2019)
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Ms. R. Anand, Vice Principal and Mr. N. Gupta attended a day long workshop on Education Transformation on 20 November, 2019 organised by CBSE in collaboration with Microsoft. The workshop focussed on the Microsoft K-12 Education Transformation Framework which stressed on the positive use of digital technology and using AI, cloud and data analytics to manage complex school environments more efficiently and effectively.

The highly motivating panel discussions were followed by the inspiring words from the keynote speakers - Prof. Rajeev Gowda, MP, Rajya Sabha and Dr. Amee Yajnik, MP, Rajya Sabha.
Workshop for JSTSE (IX) and NTSE (X) Students - (8 November 2019)
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On 8 November, 2019 a Workshop was organised for JSTSE (IX) and NTSE (X) students of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. It was conducted by Mr. Sudhanshu Bajaj. The workshop started with a motivational talk followed by a presentation on achievements of differently abled people. They also showed how to solve numerical of Maths and Physics through easy methods.
Microsoft Global Learning Connection - (6 November 2019)
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The Microsoft Global Learning Connection (formerly Skype-a-Thon) event started with great enthusiasm, in St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School Meera Bagh, had interactive sessions with expert Dr. Rohini Srivathsa, National Technology Officer (CTO) and Strategy Lead - Microsoft India. The students of Class XIG Computer Science along with Ms. R. Anand, Vice-Principal and Mr. N. Gupta, P.G.T. Computer Science had a discussion with an expert on Machine Learning and Artificial Learning on 6 November, 2019 in the school premises. The students actively participated in the discussion with an expert. She explained the concept related to Artificial intelligence and real-life application related to AI.
Microsoft Workshop - (1 November 2019)
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150 students of Class X and 25 teachers of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended the one-day training at school premises on 01 November, 2019. The training was conducted by Mr. Jatin Vashisht from Juana Technologies on behalf of Microsoft and Mr. N. Gupta, PGT Computer Science of our school. The workshop was mainly about the Microsoft tools which can be used in 21st-century education. The trainer explained the usage of one drive as well.
Parent Interactive Session - (1 November 2019)
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Reading plays a very important role in a child’s life. Keeping this in mind, an Accelerated Reading Programme (ARP) was conducted for the students of Classes I and II of St. Mark’s Sr. sec. Public School, Meera Bagh wherein the students facing reading difficulties were given extra attention between 2 to 3 p.m. by the teachers of Classes I to III along withthe Special Educators and counsellors so as to enhance their reading skills.

Around 77 students were a part of this program which was carried out for a period of 3 months. At the culmination of these classes, an interactive session was held for the parents of these children on 1 November, 2019. During the session, Principal, Ms. A. Aggarwal, Vice-Principal, Ms. R. Anand and Academic Head, Ms. G. Chandra gave valuable tips to the parents as to how to inculcate reading habits in the children and motivate them to read more. She felt extremelyproud to announce that all the students who were a part of this programme had improved their reading skills and developed a love for reading too.
Pidilite Workshop for Class IV - (22 October 2019)
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A workshop by Pidilite was conducted for Class IV on 22 October, 2019. The students were taught to make fridge magnets.It was a wonderful experience for all the students. They brought their own material from home which included shilpkar packets, paints, brush and fevicol. Children had loads of fun making these fridge magnets and were excited to make new shapes as well.
Tie and Dye Workshop for Class IV - (21 October 2019)
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Ms. Renu from Pidilite Industries Limited organised a Workshop on Tie and Dye for the students of Class IV on 21 October, 2019. The students were enthusiastic to learn the technique and took active part in it.
Workshop on Innovative Paathshaala - (19 October 2019)
In consonance with its motive to promote innovation and joyful learning in classrooms, CBSE conducted a workshop on ‘Innovative Pathshala’, on 19 October, 2019. Ms. R. Kohli attended this day long session where the resource person, Mr. Manas Tripathi, CBSE Expert discussed ideas like MCQs, seating arrangement, meditation and warm-up exercises, learning through comics, art and craft and concept mapping to make learning easy and interesting. The importance of rang manch and games was also highlighted as vital methods of teaching. All these methods have been found as the most effective zero-investment solutions by teachers. It was an interactive session and all the participating members got a chance to exchange their ideas and learn from each other's experience.
Art Workshops for Class V - (16 October 2019)
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As kids manipulate a paint brush, their fine motor skills improve. By counting pieces and colours, they learn the basics of math. When children experiment with materials, they dabble in science. Most important perhaps, when kids feel good while they are creating, art helps boost self confidence. So, keeping all this and more in mind two art workshops were conducted for the students of Class V on 16 October 2019 where students of sections A, B and C learnt 'Fluid Art' and students of sections D, E and F learnt to make 3-D masks. Students were full of enthusiasm and created beautiful pieces of art.
Mother Daughter Hygiene Program - (11 October 2019)
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A Mother Daughter Hygiene Workshop was held on 11 October, 2019 and was attended by the girl students of Class VI of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh along with their mothers. The speaker Ms. Ritika Lamba from Procter and Gamble Health Care Ltd. conducted this educational session on right health and hygiene practices. She highlighted the importance of balanced diet, exercise along with good physical and mental well being.
Solar Urja Lamp Workshop - (2 October 2019)
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'Solar Urja Lamp Workshop' was conducted as part of the drive 'Non Violence towards Environment' on 2 October, 2019 in St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. 50 students of Classes V to VIII participated in the workshop. Each child was given a kit containing the components of the lamp. The children watched the modules which explained the various components and their assembling. They had hands on experience for assembling the lamps and took a pledge to save the environment. It was a fun and great learning experience for them.
Career Counselling Workshop - (12 and 13 September 2019)
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A Career Counselling Workshop was held for the parents and students of Class X of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh on 12 and 13 September, 2019. The speaker Ms. Jyotsna Bhardwaj (a consulting psychologist, a professional counsellor and a life skills trainer) spoke about the various factors affecting career choice, career development cycle, conventional and new age careers along with the importance of psychometric assessment and its role in making the right stream selection.

It was an interactive session where the queries of students and parents were addressed.
Mobile Pouch Making and Gift Wrapping Workshop - (10 September 2019)
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A mobile pouch making and Gift Wrapping workshop was conducted for the students by Ms. Alka Gauba on 10 September, 2019. The students learnt the art of enhancing their gifts and to make carrying of mobiles easier. They were enthusiastic to use their skills and used all sorts of fabric, papers and decorative material. It was a fun filled learning activity.
Odyssey of Elements - (28 and 29 August 2019)
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To commemorate the ‘International Year of Periodic Table’, The National Science Centre organised a two day workshopOdyssey of Elements’ on 28 and 29 August, 2019 which was attended by Ms. A. Kaur, teacher of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh.

The two day session included ‘Green Chemistry’ demonstration by Hindu College team, ‘Fun with Chemistry’ session, ‘Chemistry Demonstration for Classes XI and XII’ by Dr. R. K. Parashar (NCERT) and ‘Hands on Session by participants'. Demonstrations of new experiments and a session on Gold Jewellery designing were the highlights of second day.

Chemistry is necessarily an experimental science.’ This was proven beyond any doubt in the two day workshop.

Numerous innovative experiments were designed by the teachers during the brain storming sessions to ignite young minds and inspire them to learn by doing.
Parents Interactive Workshop on Hindi Teaching by Class II - (23 August 2019)
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It is rightly said that Children are the winners when there is a positive bond between the parents and teachers.

So, keeping this in mind, an interactive workshop was conducted for 65 parents of Class II on 23 August, 2019 in St. Mark's Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. The workshop was conducted by Dr. U. Pandey, Senior Hindi teacher and attended by Vice Principal Ms. R. Anand and Academic Supervisor Ms. G. Chandra.

Dr. Pandey gave valuable tips to the parents as to how to make Hindi teaching fun for the children. She talked about the importance and daily use of this language. She explained how Hindi language originated from Sanskrit and that it has words of Urdu and English language as well. She also explained the various skills to learn and teach Hindi. She responded to the queries of the parents regarding the teaching of various maatras and asked the parents to stress on the correct pronunciation of certain words.
Parents Interactive Workshop on English Teaching by Class III - (22 August 2019)
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The process of education is not complete without fostering a positive bond between teachers and parents. We feel it is necessary to share some important tips for positive parenting and how to inculcate the habit of reading. So, an interactive session with the parents of Class III was organised on 22 August, 2019 in St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh to emphasise on the habit of Reading. Principal, Ms. A. Aggarwal, conducted the session with utmost simplicity and motivated the parents to inculcate the habit of reading in their children. Ms. A. Aggarwal then discussed the problems faced by the students like reading of the text, comprehension skills, vocabulary building, confidently conversing in the language and other related issues. The workshop ended with a question answer session with the parents. Parents were happy to share their experiences and problems. Ms. Aggarwal provided them with simple and handy solutions.
Capacity Building Workshop for English Teachers of XI and XII - (21 and 22 August 2019)
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Ms. K. Mehta and Ms. T. Kant, English teachers of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended a two day Capacity Building Workshop organised by CBSE on 21 and 22 August, 2019 at Hans Raj Model School, Punjabi Bagh. The workshop conducted by Ms. Ruchi Sengar (Teacher Trainer with CBSE, IELTS Examiner) and Ms. Ritu Sharma (an English teacher and trainer with C.B.S.E) aimed at providing a platform for professional development and subject based interaction among teachers dealing with English Core for Std. XI and XII. The two day session focussed on important class room teaching strategies and Assessment Methodologies. The nuances of classroom teaching with special focus on holistic, cognitive growth and educational achievement of learners was discussed in detail.
Capacity Building Programme for Science, Class X - (20 and 21 August 2019)
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A two days Capacity Building Programme was organised by CBSE, Centre of Excellence for Teachers (COE) at PP international School, LD block, Pitampura on 20 and 21 August, 2019. The resource Persons for the workshop were Mr. Shubham Chakraborty (Science Communicator, Author and Innovator) and Ms. Veena Mishra (Principal of National Victor Public School). Workshop was for Class X Science teachers. Ms. A. Sapra, teacher of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended this workshop alongwith teachers from around 53 schools. Pattern of Science paper for Class X was discussed and based on that teachers were asked to make the sample papers. Different activities given in science NCERT for Class X were demonstrated. Teachers were given many science activities to perform in groups and were asked to prepare lesson plans individually.
Annual Knowledge Summit - (20 and 21 August 2019)
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The students of Classes X, XI and XII of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended the 'Annual Knowledge Summit' organised by New Era Public School on 20 and 21 August, 2019.

The keynote speakers were Dr. Bezwada Wilson, an Indian Human Rights Activist, founder of Safai Karamchari Andolan and winner of the Ramon Magasay Award in 2016. He spoke on Eradication of Manual Scavenging and discriminating Caste system and Dr. Rajender Singh, a well known water conservationist, environmentalist, Recipient of the Ramon Magasay Award winner in 2001 and also known as Waterman of India, emphasised on the need and measures of water conservation.
Capacity Building Programme for Secondary School Assessment - (10 August 2019)
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Ms. H. Pant, teacher of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended the Capacity Building Programme for Secondary School Assessment on 10 August 2019, organised by CBSE. The resource persons were C.B.S.E. experts - Dr. Girish Chaudhary and Ms. Neeta Rastogi who highlighted the different aspects of assessment and evaluation to be kept in mind by teachers of Classes IX and X in order to have a holistic approach of assessment.

CBSE Economics Workshop - (30 and 31 July 2019)
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CBSE conducted two days Capacity Building Workshop for Economics at Mamta Modern Sr. Sec. School, Vikaspuri, Delhion 30 and 31 July, 2019 which was attended by Ms. H. Kaur and Ms. S. Kansra, teachers of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. Ms. Sudha Acharya, Principal of ITL Public School, Dwarka and Ms. Meena Malhotra, HOD of Economics Society of Modern School, Barakhamba Road were the resource persons. Apart from discussion on changed syllabus, they emphasised on adoption of new teaching methods like simulation crosswords, mind mapping, etc.
FilmIt Workshop 2019 - (29 July 2019)
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Tarnish Mitra (VII A), Jasraj Singh (VII B) and Aanandita Behl (VI A) of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended the FilmIt Technical Workshop conducted by INTACH on 29 July, 2019. Students were briefed about the aspects of Film making like Script writing, shooting the scene and editing required for the same.
Model United Nations Workshop - (24, 26 and 29 July 2019)
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50 students of Class VIII of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended a three day workshop on Model United Nations conducted within the school premises on 24, 26 and 29 July, 2019. The workshop was conducted by Confero - the Model United Nations Society of Khalsa College, Delhi University.

The students were imparted information about the rules of procedures, documentation and research sources which are acceptable in the present Model United Nations competitions. The event ended with a Model United Nations simulation on the agenda: Terrorism as a major threat to humanity.
Workshop by CBSE for Computer Application - (18 July 2019)
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A teacher plays a key role in enhancing the skills of a student. So, a teacher must keep pace with the changing education patterns in order to contribute to quality education of his students.

Ms. V. Lamba, computer teacher of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended the CBSE Capacity Building Training Program on Information Technology at Presidium School, Ashok Vihar, Delhi held on 18 July, 2019. The workshop was conducted by Dr. Sharmila (CBSE Resource Person), Mr. Jatin and Ms. Liza Puri from Mircosoft. It was a hand-on-session where the teachers made and presented presentations. Softwares like Wordpress, blogger, Qumana, etc became some vital elements of the discussion. The resource person conducted a solution-based interactive session with the teachers.
Workshop by Nickelodeon - (July 2019)
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A workshop was conducted by Nickelodeon co-powered by Ford and Casio to promote 'Gattu Battu' and 'Rudra', two TV programs for children. Short video clippings from the two shows were shown to the children. In between, various games were played. Some of them were a session laying stress on following the traffic rules, targeting the balloons, balancing the ball act and putting the ball in the bucket. It turned out to be a highly interactive session that kept the children hooked till the last.
Summer Theatre Workshop at National School of Drama - (17 May to 16 June 2019)
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Rishabh Gupta (XI G) of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, MeeraBagh attended the Summer Theatre Workshop for children at National School of Drama from 17 May to 16 June, 2019 and received the participation letter.
STEM Workshop - (16 to 22 May 2019)
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A three day STEM Workshop was held from 16 May to 22 May, 2019 for the students of Classes I to V. Children made many electronic gadgets like Ladybug, Siren box, Mouth organ, Emoji Led, Balloon Trumpet, Fan Propeller, Buzzing Toy, Table Fan, Magnetic gun, Gauge Gun etc. Children were also taught the scientific explanation behind each and every project they made.
Art Workshop by Pidilite - (17 May 2019)
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Life is full of colours and art is a simple way to make the people happy. So a workshop was organized in St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh on 17 May, 2019 by Pidilite. 50 teachers attended this workshop. Ms. Hema Mehra, Textile Designer was the resource person for this workshop. Teachers learnt Block Painting on cloth and made beautiful coasters using decoupage technique.
Meditation Workshop - (17 May 2019)
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55 teachers of St. Mark's Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended a workshop on meditation on 17 May, 2019. The resource person, Mr. Naveen Kandpal, a yoga expert, taught some asanas and meditation techniques for a healthy and stressfree life. The session was interactive as teachers shared some health issues with the resource person and found it very fruitful.
Zumba Class - (17 May 2019)
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Zumba makes exercise fun with classes for everybody. 30 teachers of St. Mark's Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended dance fitness class on 17 May, 2019 which merged exercise with music and dance.It was a class filled with fun and energy.
Summer Camp Workshop - (16 May 2019)
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A Craft Summer Camp of quilling, paper flower making, sculpture and paper batik was organised for Classes V to IX for four days starting from 16 May, 2019. Students learnt new techniques using tools and made beautiful and various styles of vibrant Art work. Using the style of filigree art of paper strips they brought to life their imagination and assembled their work into heavenly collages.

Big paper flowers were also made. Students were shown various styles of making flowers and provided with templates. They cut the petals and arranged them into life like flowers. Children enjoyed making sculptures with paper mache.
Atelier Workshop - (2019)
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The workshop by Atelier helped the students in learning how to build concentration and develop mental and physical balance while performing. The resource person Mr. Kuljeet Singh taught the students the intricacies that need to be followed while showcasing their talent on the stage. He helped the students in blocking their scripts.

On the final day, the parents were invited to come and witness the plays that were staged.
Workshop on Best Teaching Practices and Psychological Counselling Skills - (16 May 2019)
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A workshop on 'Psychological Counselling Skills' was conducted by Dr. Mohita Junnarkar, Assistant Professor and Deputy Director, Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences, O. P. Jindal Global University on 16 May, 2019 in St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. She spoke about the practical application of counselling skills in teaching, emphasizing the role of a teacher based on various teaching principles. It was followed by a workshop on 'Best Teaching Practices' which was conducted by Dr. Kulpreet Kaur, Assistant Professor and Assistant Director, Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences, O. P. Jindal Global University on 16 May, 2019. She spoke about the importance of motivation, empathy, social skills and a multi-disciplinary approach in teaching. It was an interactive session with lots of activities, PPT's, videos, etc. Approximately 100 teachers attended the workshop.
Capacity Building Workshop - (13 and 14 May 2019)
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On 13 and 14 May, 2019, Ms. R. Anand, Vice Principal of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended a Capacity Building Workshop on Physics. The resource persons for the workshop were Mr. G. K. Mishra and Ms. Nidhi Kapoor from C.B.S.E. The workshop focussed on the changes introduced by CBSE in the assessment structure from the academic session 2020 and the challenges in the current education system pertaining to the teaching of this subject. The other highlights of the workshop werethe discussions on the pedagogical approaches and constructivism in teaching - learning of Physics.
Seminar on TOEFL Training - (7 May 2019)
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A seminar on TOEFL Training was held on 7 May, 2019 for the students of Class XI (Humanities Stream) of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. The resource persons Ms. Vinci Parasher and Ms. Niharika Saxena (Senior Managers, Leaning Links Foundation) shared authentic and updated information about TOEFL and helped in identifying the language skills – listening, speaking, reading and writing - measured on TOEFL iBT Test and through a PPT show how those skills relate to academic and professional success.
Webinar : A to Z of Empathy - (29 April 2019)
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A webinar on the topic ‘A to Z of Empathy’ was held on 29 April, 2019. It was attended by students of Classes IX to XI of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. The speaker Dr. Samir Parikh (Psychiatrist, Fortis Healthcare) talked about the importance of communication, non judgemental attitude, mindfulness, patience, trust and zeal in building an empathetic society.
Accountancy Workshop - (27 April 2019)
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Ms. J. Anand and Ms. M. V. Manchanda, teachers of St. Mark's Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended an Accountancy Workshop on 27 April, 2019 organised by Sultan Chand and Sons(P) Ltd. at India Islamic Cultural Centre, Lodhi Road. The resource persons of the workshop were CA (Dr.) G. S. Grewal and Mr. R. K. Khosla, author of popular textbooks on Accountancy. The workshop highlighted on changes in Accountancy syllabus for the year 2019-20 and change in suggested question paper design and it's impact. The workshop was followed by a question/answer session.
Webinar : Bully to Buddy - (26 April 2019)
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A webinar on the topic ‘Bully to Buddy’ was held on 26 April, 2019. It was attended by students of Classes VI to IX of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. The speaker Dr. Samir Parikh (Psychiatrist, Fortis Healthcare) talked about various forms of bullying, its effects, role of a bystander and ways and means of combat bullying.
Workshop on ‘Caring for the Environment’ - (25 April 2019)
A workshop was conducted on ‘Caring for the Environment’ under the Pro – Social Peer Moderator Programe facilitated by Dr. Sameer Parikh at Fortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh on 25 April, 2019. The workshop was attended by School Guidance Counsellor alongwith four students – Soumya Sri (IX-C), Shubham Pasricha (IX-H), Kashvi (XI-A) and Garvit Verma (XI-H). The workshop enabled the students to learn the importance of nature and environment through group activities and interactive sessions.
Career Counselling Workshop - (25 April 2019)
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A Career Counselling Workshop was held on 25 April, 2019 for the students of Class XI of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. It was attended by teachers and students of humanities and commerce stream. The speaker Mr. Puneet Kaushal (Motivation Speaker and a Career Counsellor) spoke about various academic and skill based career options, information about different universities and courses available. He also answered to the students queries.
Scholastic Literacy Pro Program - (16 to 24 April 2019)
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Scholastic Literacy Pro Program was conducted from 16 to 24 April, 2019 for Classes IV to VIII of St Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. The program helped students understand how important it is for them to develop their reading skills. The test helped them know their Lexile leveling.

Lexile measures are based on over 30 years of research and are the most widely adopted measure of reading ability and text difficulty. Lexile measures help educators and students select books at a level that will challenge them and encourage reading growth. This online assessment provided teachers with evidence-based data so they are informed when making teaching/ learning decisions to develop their students into successful, proficient readers.

A workshop was also conducted for parents wherein the resource person Ms. Rachna Singh gave detailed information about their wards’ Lexile Scores and how to inculcate reading habits.
Motivational Talk - (22 April 2019)
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A motivational talk was held on 22 April, 2019 for the students of Class XII (all streams) of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. The speaker Prof. Ujjwal K. Chowdhary (Head of Media School, Pearl Academy) highlighted the importance of creativity, critical thinking, decision making, emotional quotient and positive use of technology in shaping of a successful career path.
Career Counselling Workshop - (15 April 2019)
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A Career Counselling Workshop was held on 15 April, 2019 for the students of Humanities and Commerce stream of Class XI of St. Mark's Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. The speaker Mr. Amitesh Singhal (Associate Professor, Pearl School of Design) highlighted the importance of identity, critical thinking, decision making, time management and hard work in career formation.
A Workshop on Creative Writing in Literature and Poetry - (2019)
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Ms. S. Banerjee and Ms. S. Arora, teachers of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended a workshop on 'Developing Reading Comprehension and Creative Writing skills in Literature and Poetry' in Springdales School, Pusa Road. Effective tips on writing different forms of poetry and dealing with the Comprehension passages were the highlights of the workshop. It turned out to be a highly effective and interactive session.
Art workshop by DOMS - (2019)
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Colour is the power which directly influences the soul. Keeping the same in mind, an art workshop was organised for 40 teachers of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bag hby DOMS. The resource person, Mr. Manish Kumar Rao, an expert in painting gave an insight into mixing of various tones. He helped the teachers in creating some beautiful pieces of art. The teachers enjoyed playing around with colours and creating their own masterpiece.
SOS Capacity Building Workshop - (2019)
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Earth is a fine place and worth fighting for;,...Keeping this fine thought in mind ten members of the Earth Saviours Eco Club of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended a Capacity building Workshop on Solid Waste Management in Schools organized by TERI Institute of Advanced studies, Vasant Kunj. The ultimate aim of this gathering of schools is to aim for Zero waste from Schools, there by contributing to the cleanliness of the city. There were many joint exercises by the children, assessing the merits and drawbacks of the their school's way of dealing with the solid waste. They drew up the basics of the project plan which can be implemented to get them closer to their aim. The children participated actively and honed their skills.
Orientation Programme for Class VI - (30 March 2019)
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The Orientation Programme for the parents of Class VI (2019-20) was held on 30 March, 2019 in St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. Principal Ms. A. Aggarwal addressed the parents and briefed them about the school’s aims and objectives and even emphasized about the importance of school discipline. The parents were being acquainted to the CBSE examination pattern of the middle school. Ms. Geetanjali Kumar, a renowned psychologist, interacted with the parents and discussed about the nuances of parenting in modern age. Class teachers of all the sections of Class VI were introduced. Vice Principal, Ms. R. Anand discussed about the significance of the various subjects taught at middle school. The parents, after the programme, became aware of the nuances of middle school and what to expect in the forthcoming days.
Orientation Programme for Class I - (20 March 2019)
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The Orientation Programme for the parents of Class I was conducted on March 20, 2019, in St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. Principal Ms. A. Aggarwal addressed the parents; guiding them about the history of the school, its rules and regulations, the teaching methodologies and co-scholastic activities. She also laid stress on the holistic development of the child. She introduced the staff members, who will be playing a vital role in the success of the children, enabling them to blossom.

Following this, Dr. Geetanjali Kumar who is an eminent psychologist, a life trainer, a parenting coach and a motivational speaker for about 18 years addressed the parents. She shared her experiences and guided one and all present there how to make the children’s lives better and happier and the qualities and values parents should imbibe to make their 'parenting' successful. It was an interactive session.

The Orientation Programme ended on a good note by Vice-Principal, Ms. A. Gupta, aiming at a successful and a wonderful journey of the children and parents in school.

The parents visited the classrooms of their wards and interacted with the class teachers on 22 March, 2019.
Theatre and Dance Workshop - (2019)
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A theatre and dance workshop was organised for the teachers of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. It was conducted by Ms. Suparna Krishna and her team mates Mr. Sushant and Mr. Deepak. The teachers learnt how to connect with the audience while performing. They gave useful tips about the same. It was a beguiling experience.
Holi Colours Making Workshop - (12 March 2019)
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Holi, the festival of colours heralds the spring season in India, making the people intoxicated with the colours of the season. Keeping the spirit of the festival in mind, members of the Earth Saviours Eco Club of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh, made beautiful organic colours on 12 March, 2019. There was florescent yellow, a balmy green,soft pink and other lovely organic colours made by the children. They shared their knowledge with each other and had a great time making the colours. Playfully they learnt a new craft and were told about the hazards of chemical colours available in the market.
Capacity Building Workshop on Social Science - (21 and 22 February 2019)
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Ms. M. Kang and Ms. V. Lala, teachers of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended a Capacity Building Workshop on Social Science conducted by CBSE and held at Greenfield School, Safdurjung Enclave on 21 and 22 February 2019. The resource person emphasized on teaching-learning practices, inter-disciplinary approach in teaching social science, preparation of question paper for Classes IX and X. There were various worksheets and activities to be done by teachers regarding the same. We also discussed various difficulties (and their probable solutions) being faced by teachers in their daily teaching practices.
Workshop on Study and Exam Skills - (30 January 2019)
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A workshop on Study and Exam Skills was held on 30 January, 2019 for the students of Class IX of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh. The resource person Ms. Kriti Munjal, a clinical psychologist from Fortis Healthcare highlighted on the importance of effective planning, time management, goal setting, self evaluation and activity scheduling. She also gave tips on how to stop procrastination and improving concentration.
TERI Workshop on Waste Management - (22 January 2019)
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Solid waste generated by cities have reached gigantic proportions, beyond the management of civic agencies or the citizens. Keeping this mind, TERI School of advanced studies has launched a programme called SOS, i.e. Scrap Out Scrap. The members of Earth Saviours Eco Club, attended the launch programme of this project on 22 January, 2019 in TERI, Vasant Kunj. Many eminent people from the world of environment, namely, Ms. Ranjana Saikia and Mr. Sri Prakash from TERI and Mr. Rajesh Ayapilla,Director, Coca Cola expressed their views on environment and it's deteriorating standards. The programme was launched formally and all the member schools were informed about the schedule of the entire year.
Workshop on Women Health and Cervix Cancer Awareness Program and its Prevention - (15 January 2019)
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A workshop was organised for all the teachers of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh by TIENS GROUP on 15 January, 2019 on Women health and cervix cancer awareness program and its prevention. The resource person was Mr. Rahul Kumar and his team included Mr. Ganesh Verma, Ms. Satnam and Ms. Era Jagya. They focussed on improving quality of life, and enjoying health and happiness with their diversified products such as health care food, appliances and products. It was a learning experience for all.
A Motivational Talk on Relationships - (14 January 2019)
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A workshop was conducted on 'Relationships' for 67 teachers of St. Mark's Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh on 14 January, 2019 by Dr. Anil Sethi (Transformation Expert, Motivator and Life Coach). Dr. Sethi highlighted the need of inculcating moral values in the learners and genuineness in maintaining relationships in our personal and professional lives.
Workshop on Tools for Education in 21st Century - (14 January 2019)
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As a part of the initiative to implement innovative practices throughout leadership, teaching and learning, the Microsoft intensive training workshop was conducted for all the teachers of Classes I to XII on 14 January, 2019. Mr. Kaushik Kumar and Ms. Pranjali, the resource persons from Microsoft helped the teachers to gain a good understanding of how to use Microsoft products like OneNote, Sway etc. to enhance their day to day teaching.
Hindi Workshop - (12 January 2019)
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Four teachers of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh attended the Hindi Workshop held on 12 January, 2019 at Tagore International School, Vasant Vihar, Delhi. The workshop was conducted by Dr. Pradeep Kumar Jain (M.A., Med., Ph.D. in Hindi and Sanskrit). It focused mainly on the teaching strategies and latest techniques that can be implemented while teaching Hindi in the classroom.
Orientation Programme on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 - (9 January 2019)
An Orientation Programme for Principals / HOSs / Managers of Private Recognized Unaided and Aided Schools on the provisions of new Act on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, DSEAR, 1973 & RTE Act, 2009 was held on 9 January, 2019 at Thyagaraj Stadium, Delhi which was attended by Ms. A. Gupta, Vice Principal of St. Mark’s Sr. Sec. Public School, Meera Bagh.

The Chief Guest of the event was Shri. T. D. Dhariyal, Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities. The gathering was apprised about the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 which mandates that children with disabilities shall be admitted without discrimination and provided equitable quality education in an inclusive set up.
 
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