Sarv Dharm Maitri Sangh Organised a seminar for the teachers of St.Teresa Vidya Deep School, Saveena. Dr.Norbert Herman, SVD, the Director of Maitri Sadan was the resource person. Rev.Sr. Ranjana P.S.A, Principal welcomed Dr.Norbert and Bro.Joseph SVD.
Dr.Herman spoke on the topic “Are you a Teacher or an Educator? He Highlighted Education as a mission and a noble profession. He said that education is most important and is in the interest of building the nation. He emphasized that we should not become the prisoners of the past, but become the architect of the future.
Education must focus on intellectual, moral, social, spiritual and over all development of the student. Dr.Herman also emphasized on the quality of education. The biggest challenge in the modern world for the teachers is that how he can inspire and guide the students especially through using modern technology in the teaching styles.
Father NorberT also said that the computer and internet has broadened the horizon of learning. Teachers discussed on the topics- How your student is affected by the modern world, such as media, fashion, social and culture of the society?
Second Question – What are the challenges you face in the class room?
The group discussions were very helpful and encouraging. The participants came up with resolutions that teachers must encourage and accompany the students in their lives. They also must have creative programs to inculcate interest in the students. There were about 50 teachers attending the seminar. At the end Sr.Ranjana proposed a vote of thanks to Dr.Norbert Herman and Bro.Joseph.