Tiruchirapalli

Training on value-based education

A five-day training programme on value-based education as propounded under Gandhian philosophy was organised here at the Kasturba Gandhi Kanya Gurukulam in Vedaranyam recently.

The programme titled “Knowledge empowerment – Value Based orientation to Teachers” was organised jointly under the aegis of the Gurukulam and the National Council of Rural Institute, Hyderabad (Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India).

The programme sought to provide an exposure to ‘Nai Talim' system of education, as propounded and theorised by Mahatma Gandhi, to over 100 teachers from schools here in Nagapattinam. The orientation programme on the tenets of Gandhian system of education was imparted to trainees to enabler their implementation in 10 primary and secondary schools in the district.

N.Markandan, former vice-chancellor, Gandhigram Rural University, educationists N.Ardhanari, T.Parasuraman, M.A.Thirunavukarasu, A.Vedarathinam and A.Kediliappan were among those present.


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