Submit :
News                      Photos                     Just In                     Debate Topic                     Latest News                    Articles                    Local News                    Blog Posts                     Pictures                    Reviews                    Recipes                    
School-based seminar on elementary school science teaching held in Indore
A one-day seminar on pedagogically-sound science instruction was held at St. Paul's Boys School in Indore was held on July 22. The seminar was attended by 25 teachers from 8 local schools which was organized by Frank Educational Aids, Noida, for improvement of science education at elementary school level.

Inaugurating the seminar, the venue principal, Fr. Thomas Mathew said that since at the primary school, a teacher has to teach all the subjects, he or she needs frequent training to upgrade teaching skills. For teaching of science, the best way to organize the school-based seminars, he added.

The resource person of the seminar, this CJ, held sessions on pedagogy of science instruction; activity-based teaching; construction of diagrams and visual symbols; and concept mapping. One-hour four sessions were held on teach topic. A thirteen-page module and course-ware was prepared for the seminar in advance to systematize the proceedings.

The participants of the seminar appreciated the school-based format and use of advance organizers to conduct of the seminar. The activities done with readily available materials were liked by the participants for understanding science concepts.

Email Id
Verification Code
Email me on reply to my comment
Email me when other CJs comment on this article
Sign in to set your preference
merinews for RTI activists

Not finding what you are looking for? Search here.