Delhi, August 18, 2021: Apeejay School, Pitampura conducted a virtual interactive session with parents of classes VII-VIII on 18th August 2021. The session began with a prayer and the academic coordinator, Ms. Malini Sridhar welcoming the parents. A descriptive presentation of NEP 2020 was shared with the parents and the Principal, Ms. Veena Goel discussed the highlights of the policy and what all it ensued. She majorly focused on the changes in curriculum expectations, pedagogy and assessment patterns. Ms. Veena Goel also discussed how technology had been leveraged for teaching, learning which is a paradigm shift in education and she thanked the parents for their support in helping in this. She also told the parents the vigilance that is required when the children are using the online platform. She also spoke about the importance of the development of communication skills, leadership skills, and team building was equally important in the holistic development of the children. School is providing ample opportunities for students to develop these skills. It was very important for parents to encourage the children to participate in all scholastic and co-scholastic activities in the school.
Parents in the interactive session thanked the school for organising the enriching session. They asked questions towards the end of the session which was taken up by Principal Ma’am and the academic coordinator.
Ms. Veena Goel thanked the parents for participating in such a large number and assured them of more such sessions in the future.