New Delhi, January 10, 2015: An interactive workshop was organised for English language teachers wherein teachers from all branches of Apeejay Schools in Delhi and NCR were engaged in an enriching interaction with Subhadra Sen Gupta, author & Sahitya Akademi awardee and Veena Adwani, Chief Editor with Ratna Sagar Publications.
Ms. Subhadra Sen Gupta specialises in history and culture, introduced the young readers to the many fascinating aspects of India through her work. She has published over twenty-five books for children and adults, in historical fiction & non-fiction, travel writing, detective and ghost stories as well as comic strips. She introduced the teachers to some interesting ways of inculcating reading habits among the children from an early age. She wrapped up her session by reading one of her stories; explaining the need to use simple descriptive words to get the attention of the young readers.
Ms. Veena Adwani used a power point presentation to highlight some interesting e-learning material to aid classroom learning. The teachers were introduced to interactive CDs and Apps to engage students in the class as well as to enhance and evaluate their listening and speaking skills. The teachers interacted and shared their views on the ways to make learning in the language classroom a joyful and enriching experience. The workshop concluded at 1 pm with a delicious lunch.