A POCSO workshop was organized by Cyber Peace Foundation for all the teachers on 21 September 2019
Dr. Dhawal Gupta, Currently working as an Additional Director with cyber law and e-security Division of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology and Ms. Janice Verghese, cyber lawyer and trainer were the resource persons.
 
Crimes against children were discussed under few points: Need for sensitization, Offenses against children, Cyber crimes against children, Perpetrators, What victims face?, Our responsibility, Common misconceptions.
 

With the help of case studies and using present tech savvy generation as examples, the broad spectrum of sexual offenses were highlighted.
The workshop was crisp and precise in generating awareness amongst the teachers as to the role of school as an institution in protecting the students from sexual offenses and provide a safety net.

Workshop was organized by Ratna Sagar, the publishing firm for the English teachers on 16 September 2019

In this session, they shared the ways their books have been made more child friendly, with animation and slideshows, etc. The students may download an app which has a lot of concept for revision and recall. Teachers will be able to use some of these quizzes and activities in their classroom. It was a useful and enjoyable experience for the teachers.

The workshop on "Demystifying Gender" was conducted by Air Cmde (Dr) Sanjay Sharma (Retd.) and his team from ATHI for the primary school teachers on 31 August 2019

The team addressed the basics of transgender identity, what it means to be transgender and the identities that fall under the trans-umbrella. Emphasis was laid on the correct use of terminology and the challenges faced by the transgender child and youth. The workshop aimed at educating and sensitizing the primary and pre-primary school teachers so as to create safe havens for students with gender non-conforming identities.

Workshop on "Experiential, Interdisciplinary and Integrated classrooms" conducted by Mr. Arindam Bhattacharya for the senior school teachers on 04 August 2019

“When students start to enjoy learning, then subjects do not matter anymore."

What is required is to capture their imagination and engage them in a way that they stay enraptured. That is exactly what our senior school faculty came to realise, in an interactive session with Mr. Arindam Bhattacharya on Saturday 04 August 2019. 

An alumnus of Modern School Vasant Vihar, a Production Engineer from Pune University and an MBA from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mr. Bhattacharya is inter alia, a renowned Quiz Master, Educationist, Motivational Speaker, Career Counselor, Trainer, a Business and Academic Consultant.  

In the brief session conducted by him the participants were taken on a roller coaster ride across myriad genres -  food, music, nursery rhymes, sports, stories, etc. These were used effectively to not only brush up their knowledge of History, Geography, Mathematics, English and Science, but also to enable them to discover the hidden yet strong connections between these subjects.

Along with an enriching experience, the teachers gained an insight into some interesting and creative ways to add an interdisciplinary dimension to their teaching plans.

Workshop on 'Virtual Reality' was conducted by Drishta Technology for the teachers on 20 July 2019
Global Citizenship Education Workshop held in Ahlcon International School Mayur Vihar from 11-13th July 2019
The workshop was attended by  Ms.Nikita Tomar Mann, Principal, Ms.Shruti Sharma, Junior School Headmistress and Ms. Vedica Saxena, Project Director of our school . The focus of this workshop was to create global citizens. Day 1 started with introduction and project overview of the workshop. The key note sessions were conducted by eminent speakers like Mr. SN Sahu, Former director. prime minister's office, Govt of India and Shri. Anil Swarup, Former Secretary, School Education, Govt of India. Sessions also focused on GCED Concepts and Teacher education by Ms. Meera Balachandran, Director EQFI.
 
There were about 14-15 schools from across country to had gathered for the workshop that emphasized on transformative pedagogies for GCED.
 
Workshop on 'Design Thinking'  for  teachers was conducted by 'd-van'- a mobile transformations Lab on 06 July 2019

TIS faculty attended a workshop on Design Thinking on 6th July 2019.  Design thinking is a human-centered approach to innovation with the user at its focal point. Thinking like a designer can transform the way organizations develop products, services, processes, and strategy. The training conducted by Ms Mehak Chhajer, from D-Van aimed at introducing this novel concept to the teachers to empower and inspire them. 

The training attended by teachers across all grades was divided in three modules, which were excellently woven together to help teachers reflect and design a way to integrate art into CBSE curriculum. Ms Chhajer emphasised on promoting creative thinking among students to prepare them for a world that is ever growing and evolving.

The training also focussed on the vitality of adopting a systematic and innovative approach towards problem solving. Additional emphasis was laid on empathising, ideating, defining, prototyping and testing to design pragmatic solutions keeping the students in mind.

The session was highly interactive and provided a meaningful forum for the teachers to comprehend how this approach can help them address a vast range of challenges by reexamining and redesigning their lessons to integrate art in their classes for a holistic learning experience.


Workshop held on teaching through the art of story telling by Mrs.Pragya Nopani on 05 July 2019

“Tell me and I will forget, teach me and I will remember, involve me and I will learn”

An interactive storytelling workshop was organised for teachers on Friday, 5 July 2019. The workshop was conducted by Mrs Pragya Nopany.   The main focus of the workshop was on the value of working with stories to train teachers to use stories as a medium to enhance the critical thinking and problem solving skills in young students and also to enable young learners to become inquisitive explorers. The session saw active participation by the teachers and instilled more confidence in them by equipping them with the art of narrating a story to introduce and explain academic concepts. The workshop was informative and was enjoyed by all.

Workshop on 'Decorating Display Boards' conducted by Ms. Rita Gaba from Hindustan Times for the teachers of Primary School on 14 May 2019
Workshop on new techniques and teaching aids conducted by Mr. Rabindra from TOI for the teachers of classes Nursery-V on 14 May 2019
Workshop on 'Diversity in Classrooms' conducted by academic consultant, Ms.Neera Chopra for the Primary School teachers on 13 May 2019
The teachers of classes VI- XII attended a stimulating workshop on 'Building Positive Classrooms'

The resource persons, Mr. Rohit Kumar and Ms. Sonia from Family Vision Foundation emphasized the need to focus on the strengths and positives in children to help them reach their true potential. Through exciting games, fun activities and group discussions, the teachers took a trip down memory lane to their own school life and realized that in order to build a stronger connect with the students, they need to be the kind of teachers they looked for during their school days. 

Workshop for integrating ICT with classroom teaching for junior teachers of classes I-V on 18 March 2019
Session on learning disability and other challenges in classroom for primary teachers on 20  March 2019
Workshop on ‘Hindi Pedagogy and Teaching Methodology’  was organised for the Hindi Faculty of leading schools across Delhi–NCR  in our school on 12 January 2019
The workshop  was organised by Madhubun Educational Books and the resource person, Dr. Pradeep Kumar Jain, was a well known author of more than 80 academic and reference books for schools and higher educational institutions and senior teacher at Modern School, Barakhamba Road, New Delhi.
The aim of the workshop was to make the teachers aware of the modern techniques being used to impart holistic education with emphasis on making Hindi fun and purposeful.

Workshop on 'Stress management & Guided Meditation' was conducted by Ms. Neeru Verma, qualified in Yoga, Reiki and Naturopathy  for the teachers on 11 January 2019
Workshop on dealing with fire emergencies was conducted by Mr. Vinay Kumar, Station Fire Officer at Bhikaji Cama Place for the school staff and the student cabinet on 11 January 2019 
Workshop on 'Teaching Pedagogies of EVS/GK' for teachers of classes III-XII was conducted by Ms. Vashi from 'The Ultimate Knowledge' on 10 January 2019