RAMAKRISHNA MISSION, GURUGRAM VIVEKANANDA INSTITUTION OF VALUES [VIVA]
Greater Noida, April 25, 2023: A programme named Vivek Shakti-Faclitators conclave was conducted by Vivekananda Institute of values at Delhi. The facilitator of the program was Ms Priya Chakrawarty. Swami Shantatmananda Ji discussed about the ACP and its effect on students and their lives. Teachers shared their ACP experiences and how Awakening Programmes have awaken students to their full potential. This institute takes forward the values of Ramakrishna Mission which propagates the ideals of Shri Rama Krishna Paramahansa. It aims at working or ones liberation and working or the welfare of the world.
The motive of the programme was to meet all ACP under one roof, as the center is shifting from Delhi to Gurugram. Different activities were conducted that were full of motivational values and skills. Different topics were given to the teachers like parenting, environment etc. The purpose was to mingle with each other and spread this programme worldwide.
Ramakrisna Mission: Nationwide Launch of Awakening
Greater Noida, Sep 15, 2022: A foundational value-education programme for primary school students was launched by Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Minister of Education, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Govt. of India on 15 September 2022.
This programme was introduced to awaken the confidence and the human values of primary school students. He emphasised that these are the core values which needs to be taken care of through this programme. According to the NEP 2022, a good foundation is required for all primary students.
This led us to develop “Awakening” a value-education programme for primary school students from Classes I-V. Many Principals and teachers attended this programme wherein Smt. Nidhi Chhibber, Chairperson, Central Board of Secondary Education was the Guest of Honor and addressed the audience by stressing on how to provide the right orientation to young children, to adopt values voluntarily and thereby respond to life better .
Ms. Purnima Vohra, Education Officer, Apeejay Education, addressed the audience and emphasised on the infinite strength and potential inherent in every child that can be manifested as wonderful possibilities in every walk of life.
Awakened Citizen Programme
“The infinite strength and potential inherent in every child can be manifested as wonderful possibilities in every walk of life.”-Swami Vivekananda
It is with great pleasure to inform you that Apeejay International School, Greater Noida, is organising Awakened Citizen Programme (ACP) in classes VI to VIII.
Our vision is of a nation wherein every school is a centre of future citizens of India who have through the Programme awakened to:
Their infinite potential.
The intrinsic oneness and equality among all human beings.
Their expanded and enriched role in the world around them.
The Awakened Citizen Programme is a three-year graded value education program for students in middle school and high school, run by the Ramakrishna Mission. The purpose of this Programme is to ignite the infinite strength and potential inherent in every child. ACP seeks to empower students in real and tangible ways to develop as enlightened citizens who can stand on their own feet and make responsible choices.