Jammu Sahodaya’s brainstorming session over alternative education and tuition - fee payment
Jun 27, 2020
JAMMU: Jammu Sahodaya Schools Complex (JSSC) ; the organisation of all the CBSE affiliated schools of Jammu conducted a Zoom meeting with a brainstorming session discussing the innovative teaching pedagogies to be taken as an alternative way of teaching and learning in a scenario where school buildings are closed but teaching -learning is on; along with the issue of the payment of tuition fee and it's consequences on the Unaided Private Schools who are tirelessly supporting the cause of education through efficaciously possible digital and online ways of teaching.
All the Principals of of almost 42 CBSE schools of Jammu Region attended the meeting and agreed upon the fact that no stone has been left un-turned by the school managements, Principals and the entire teaching fraternity to continue the teaching-learning process through all the possible and available resources even in the difficult times which is faced by all the stakeholders of educational system.
All the member schools' Principals deliberated upon the fact that students and their parents had been extremely supportive since last three months along with the teachers optimistically accepting the abrupt paradigm shift in educational scenario through exemplary team work.
Jammu Sahodaya extended their gratitude towards the invincible courage and indomitable spirit of the teachers who accepted the challenge of remote learning with creative and innovative initiatives and also to the parents who adapted the role of a surrogate teacher to support the process of digital and remote learning and also making it a success story for many.
The Executive Committee of Jammu Sahodaya comprising of the President; Pramod Kumar Srivastava (Principal Model Academy), General Secretary; Dr. Kunal Anand (Principal DPS Udhampur), PRO ; Dr. Vikesh Kaur (Principal Doon International School, Jammu), TSO; Mr. Anil Pathania (Principal JKPS Kathua) , Treasurer; K.L.Dogra (Principal M.V. International School) and the Mentor; KCS Mehta (Principal IDPS Akhnoor) made it very clear that all the CBSE member schools are following the instructions of the Government order regarding the collection of the tuition fee which has many positive waivers for the parents like paying the tuition fee monthly instead of quarterly etc.
Moreover , keeping in view the holistic development of the students as well as the mental and emotional well-being especially in these testing times ; the Executive Committee suggested to organise many online inter-school activities including students and teachers webinars and Panel discussions on current topics to utilise present crisis scenario in constructive brainstorming sessions and providing global exposure to the students and teachers for exploration of their hidden potentialities through mass participation.
The President Pramod Kumar Srivastava in his address welcomed and congratulated the recently appointed General Secretary Dr. Kunal Anand and the treasurer K.L Dogra who were elected unopposed through E Ballot election procedure few days back in the virtual General Body Meeting held through zoom.
The combined vote of thanks was presented by the PRO Dr. Vikesh Kaur and Dr. Kunal Anand to all the honourable Principals who attended the brainstorming session and winded up the meeting with an optimistic message that this Pandemic will vanish away one day but as a blessing in disguise this difficult time has strengthened the honest relationship of the schools with the students, parents , teachers and the society.