Workshop Insights

  • WORKSHOP ON PERSONAL EFFECTIVENESS FOR TEACHERS 2022-23
  • The workshop on  Personal Effectiveness was organised by Oxford University Press on 5th November , 2022. The resource person for this workshop was Mrs Vinita Sareen. It  was attended by around 120 teachers from DPS Agra Road Aligarh, DPS Hathras and DPS Civil Lines Aligarh.

    In today's scenario when stress management is a crucial skill to master the participant teachers of all the three DPS wings learnt about NEP 2020 and its salient features, and about personal effectiveness.

    Through practical approach participants acquired concrete methods to improve their ability to prevent and manage work-related and personal stress and managing stressful situations. The programme also had hand-on group exercises and activities related to identify the causes of stress, its effects, strategies to manage stress.

    The Principal DPS Civil lines, said that personal effectiveness techniques can teach an individual healthier ways to manage  stress and help to reduce its harmful effects. This will therefore, enables to maintain life’s quality and vitality. " The Vice Principal  of DPS Civil Lines delivered Vote of Thanks.

  • WORKSHOP ON LEARNING AND PARENTING STYLES 2022-23
  • DPS Civil Lines, Aligarh organised a Summit for the parents of classes VI-IX also on the Topic ‘Learning and Parenting Styles’ in collaboration with Extramarks on 27th August 2022.

    Parents of classes VI - IX along with their children attended the workshop, discussed their queries and enriched their style of parenting with the tips given by the resource person Mr. Himanshu Sharma.

    All in all parents were happy and gratified to know more about the parenting styles required for the age group of 14-16. Parents took part in the session with zeal and gusto and participated with the queries on Time Management, seeking opportunities to participate and deciding what's best for the learning and growing children.

    The Principal, Ms. Rajani Singh addressed the parents and said that these sessions help to create better understanding between parents and school and together we can find the strengths and need of our children to solve their challenges.

  • CAREER CONVERSATIONS AND TRANSITION WORKSHOP 2022-23
  • With class XII coming to the conclusion, moving towards the next phase of life can be distressing for many students as they need to take a decision for their career. Transitioning from school to college can decide the fate of an individual’s whole career. Often many of them feel confused in the world full of career choices. At such a crucial juncture of life, receiving reliable career guidance can define the path that lay ahead. The advice of an expert, a counsellor, who can help them in choosing a vocational direction to walk upon, to achieve their dream goals can be very useful. A counsellor can assist them to decide their future course of action, helping them to gain confidence to pursue their dream career, as per their own potential.

    Keeping this in mind a career Conversations and Transition Workshop has been organised in DPS, Civil Lines Aligarh for class XII students. Mr. Ayushman vatsh, who has an experience of working as an advocate in Pune District Court and Bombay High Court as well as an experience of teaching in Rabindranath Tagore University Department of Law and Dr Monika Goel who is Dean Faculty of Commerce in Manav Rachna International Institute of Research and Studies were there in DPS Civil Lines campus to guide and counsel students for their future career path.

    After an initial briefing with the Principal Ma’am - Ms. Rajni Singh, the resource persons - Mr. Ayushman Vatsh and Dr Monika Goel started the session. The students had been advised and enlightened with the information and tips through a PowerPoint presentation, on the following topics: Crafting Careers in times of Covid 19, Research and Knowledge Skill Sets for Job Market Analysis, Global Opportunities & Threats before selecting the Right Career, Financial Support to the students in time of Covid by Corporates from India.

    Queries were answered during this session and all the required information, weblinks were also shared with the students. At the end of the session, Vote of Thanks was given by Vice Principal Sir.

    It was indeed a very informative and interactive session for the students!

  • WORKSHOP ON CAPACITY BUILDING PROGRAMME ON LIFE SKILLS 2022-23
  • “Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it”

    Encouraging teachers to develop their own set of life skills and use them to prepare the youth to face the challenges effectively, an interactive day long capacity building programme on life skills (revised) work was organised by CBSE-COE NOIDA at DPS Civil Lines Aligarh. On 6 th of August. There were 39 participants from various schools. The resource person was Mr. Alok Edward Principal Delhi World Public School Agra

    Life skills – as the word describes, are the abilities required to effectively deal with demands and challenges of life. Students and teachers both require life skills to lead a happy life with a positive attitude that enables them to become an engaged member of the society. But, what sprouts as a gap here is the mismatch between what students learn during lessons and what they face outside the classrooms. Teachers’ often land up in situations where it becomes difficult for them to understand the special needs of children as they prepare them for the life ahead.

    The opening session was warm and attractive where the need to transform basic core values in the young generation was discussed. In the later sessions simple yet meaningful techniques and activities to highlight the need and importance of cooperation, interaction, decision making, leadership skills, duties of a global citizen etc. were discussed with the help of activities

    The workshop was interactive, enlightening and based on inculcating many life skills. The major take away of the session was the idea the Principal Ms Rajani Singh also stressed that the school life which includes mainly the students and the teachers must bring about a revolution in the global society by enriching the empowering the young minds with essential basic core values of life.

  • WORKSHOP ON 21st CENTURY CAREERS 2022-23
  • “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life”- Confucius

    Believe it or not, the students of class XII are at a great point of their lives right now. They have their whole life in front of them. And now, is the right time for them – to start thinking about their future, to make some initial but vital plans about what they would like to do after class XII. So many questions pop up in their mind while they struggle to decide their career path. There they need the help of an expert, a counsellor, who can help them in choosing a vocational direction to walk upon, to achieve their dream goals. A counsellor can assist them to decide their future course of action, helping them to gain confidence to purse their dream career, as per their own potential.

    Keeping this in mind DPS Civil Lines- Aligarh, in collaboration with Entrance Capsules.com has organised a career counselling session on “21 st Century Careers” for class XII students.

    After initial briefing with the Principal madam Ms. Rajni Singh, Mr. Hemant Bisht and Ms. Nidhi (representatives from Entrance Capsules.com) started the session. The sudents had been advised and enlightened with the information and tips through a PowerPoint presentation, regarding the latest careers in various streams. Queries were answered during this session and all the required information, weblinks were also shared with the students. At the end of the session, Vote of Thanks was given by Vice Principal Sir.

    It was indeed a very informative and interactive session for the students!

Our Associate School

DPS ALIGARH

DPS HATHRAS