ORIENTATION ON REVISED SYLLABUS – BOTANY
The government has revised the syllabus in respect of three classes, VI, IX and XI standards. The new syllabus is in line with the CBSE syllabus and in some areas a little more than that.
Our teachers who are familiar with the old State Board syllabus need to be introduced to this pattern of syllabus and the management has arranged for classes to orient the teachers to grasp the syllabus and its pattern. For each one of the subjects, a professor or a teacher familiar with the new syllabus is asked to take the orientation class.
In this context, on our invitation, Dr. Mujeera Fathima, Ph. D. Associate Professor and Head, Department of Botany, Government Arts College, Nandanam, Chennai conducted an ‘Orientation Session’ to Teachers of the Department of Botany, on Friday, 22nd June 2018. Teachers enthusiastically interacted with the visiting faculty.
Professor Alladi Sriram of Jain College, Chennai is taking classes for Mathematics. For the other subjects also, teachers familiar with CBSE syllabus are engaed to take classes.
INAUGURATION OF NEET ENTRANCE COACHING CLASSES
With a view to imparting ‘NEET Entrance Coaching’ to students with proven excellent performance record aspiring to appear for NEET Entrance Test, a function was held on Monday, 2nd JULY 2018 for inaugurating ‘Special NEET Coaching Classes’. The Secretary and Correspondent of the group of schools in his address said that the classes will be conducted by a group of trained professionals specialising in coaching students preparing for NEET exam. He added that there will be frequent tests to find out the comprehension on the part of students and said that the fees fixed is nominal as the management is bearing a big part of it. He asked the students to start working earnestly right from the start The faculty of Target Academy, Dr. S. Prasadh (Chemistry) and Dr. Arunagiri (Zoology), who conducted the coaching classes and the Heads of institutions addressed the students.
|The Resource person from the academy taking NEET class for the students|
ORIENTATION (WORKSHOP) ON REVISED SYLLABUS – MATHEMATICS
As a sequel to the Government revising the syllabus in respect of three classes, VI, IX and XI standards, Dr. G. P. Youvaraj, Ph.D., Director, Ramanujam Institute for Advanced Study in Mathematics, University of Madras, Chennai, on our invitation, conducted a ‘Orientation Session’ for teachers on Saturday, 7th JULY 2018. The teachers enthusiastically interacted with the visiting faculty and thanked the management for arranging the Workshop.
|Dr.G.P.Youvaraj,Ph.D, Director, Ramanujam Institute for Advanced Study in Mathematics,University of Madras, Chennai conducting Orientation Class in Maths|
ORIENTATION (WORKSHOP) ON REVISED SYLLABUS – PHYSICS
Consequent to the Government of Tamil Nadu revising the syllabus in respect of three classes viz., VI, IX and XI standards, the group of schools has been organizing Workshops for the subjects covered in the syllabus. Accordingly on Saturday, 4th August 2018, an ‘Orientation Session’ for teachers handling Physics was conducted. The Workshop was held in two sessions – one in the forenoon and the other in the afternoon.
Mr. V. Sridharan, M.Sc., M.Ed., M. Phil, P.G. Assistant, Government Hr. Sec. School, Sembakkam and Mr. V. Venkatesan, M.Sc., B.Ed., M. Phil, P.G. Assistant, Government Hr. Sec. School, Damal delivered lectures in the morning session.
Mr. B. Poiyamozhi, M.Sc., M.Ed., M. Phil, P.G. Assistant, Govt. Hr. Sec. School, Ekanampettai, Kanchipuram and Mr. J. Venkatesan, M.Sc., B.Ed., M. Phil, P.G. Assistant, Dr. P.S. Srinivasan Municipal Hr. Sec. School, Kanchipuram delivered lectures in the afternoon.
The topics covered were Simple Problems of Various Concepts in various types. Mathematical Approaches for the Concepts were explained in detail. During the group discussions, the teachers had their doubts cleared, enthusiastically interacted with the visiting faculty and thanked the Management for arranging the Workshop.
LEADERSHIP TRAINING CAMP HELD BY FORUM OF FREE ENTERPRISE, MUMBAI – INAUGURATION OF LEADERSHIP TRAINING CAMP BY FORUM OF FREE ENTERPRISE
The inaugural function of a two-day ‘Leadership Training Camp’ for IX standard students conducted by M/s. Forum of Free Enterprise, jointly with M. R. Pai Foundation, Mumbai was held on Monday, 10th September 2018. Quite a good number of students (boys and girls) of IX standard from the SSKV Matriculation Higher Secondary Schools and Higher Secondary School attended the programme. The themes of the three sessions each conducted by the Resource Persons, Mr. Vivek Patki and Mr. Sachin Kamath were
- ‘Setting and Achieving Goals’,
- ‘Study Smart’,
- ‘The Power of Habit’s,
(4) ‘Effective Communication’,
(5) ‘Coming Together’ and
(6) ‘Understanding Self & Others’ Students enjoyed the programme and said that it was quite informative besides helping them to expand their imagination
|Boys in PAI foundation class|| Certificates being issued to the students after the completion of course. The Resource Persons, Mr.Vivek Pakti and Mr.Sachin Kamth,
the Secretary, the Joint Secretary, the Headmisterssof S.S.K.V Hr.Sec.School,
the Principal SSKV Matric.Hr.Sec.School seen in the picture
TAMIL LITERARY ASSOCIATION
‘Zhakaram Tamizh Ilakkiya Mandram’, our Tamil Literary Club held its first association meeting in Maithiri Auditorium on 29th September 2018. It was presided over by the Secretary. After inducting the office bearers, the Secretary distributed the prizes. Thereafter the students presented a program under three different heads namely Drama, chorus, and Quiz . The Quiz program was very much appreciated and enjoyed by all.
The Secretary, Joint Secretary and the Principal seen with the elected office bearers of ‘ Zhakaram’
|Students in a program our Staff|
ENGLISH LITERARY ASSOCIATION
Our school’s English Literary Association named ‘Srijan’ held its first association meeting for this academic year on 30th October 2018. The Secretary and Joint Secretary inducted the Office Bearers. Prizes were distributed by them for winners in various competitions like handwriting, essay etc. held under the auspices of English Literary Association. After presenting a skit, the students presented a comparative study of two poems by Robert Frost and William Hendry Davies. The program came to an end with a short play ‘ The Tell – Tale Heart’ by Edgar Allan Poe.
| A student of VII A receiving a certificate and trophy from the Secretary.
The Joint Secretary and the Principal are seen appreciating him.
|The students in a skit.|
FACULTY ENRICHMENT PROGRAMME –“FEEL” – Facilitating Excellence
in Effective Leadership
SSKV College of Arts and Science for Women, Kanchipuram under the aegis of the IQAC, hosted a three-day Faculty Enrichment Programme titled “Facilitating Excellence in Effective Leadership” in their premises from 28th September to 30th September 2018. An eminent person Prof. Sunney Tharappan, Director, College for Leadership & Human Resource Development, Aim Insights, Mangaluru conducted the programme. Teachers from Matriculation Higher Secondary Schools and Girls Higher Secondary School had attended the programme.
The topics covered in the programme were –
Friday – 28th September 2018
- Human Resource Development
- Human Living
- Communicating to influence
Saturday – 29t September 2018
- Thinking and Feeling
- Results of Breaking Social Compromises
- Discovering Breakthrough
- Discipl9n9ing to Develop
Sunday – 30th September 2018
- Streams of Visual Presence
- Students’ Resource Development
- Organising and Managing
The teachers expressed that the programme was quite informative and useful, the 12 topics in the 12 sessions on all the three days were interactive and that this exposure would stand them in good stead. They were full of appreciation for the Workshop and thanked the Management for sponsoring them.