“It was a wonderful journey we had for five days. Your team empowered us. In fact today, I tried KWL sheet for std VIII and X along with Jigsaw. The response was excellent. The students participated with lot of zeal. I will be experimenting all the things what we learnt.” , Sunitha Srivastava, Principal of Sri Vani Education Centre wrote to us once she was back in the school after the five exciting and enriching days with The Teacher Foundation as a part of the five day leadership training for school heads.
A consortium formed by Birla Shloka Edutech and The Teacher Foundation (Shraddha Trust & TTF Education Services Pvt Ltd) has been empanelled by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to deliver a 5 Day Residential Programme for Heads of CBSE Schools on Effective School Leadership and Management and a 1 day training programme for teachers on Continuous Comprehensive Evaluation(CCE). In connection with TTF organized HeadLAMP for CBSE School Heads between 25 and 29 November 2013. 17 school heads from across South India participated in the programme.
The five days were filled with exciting moments of learning for the heads, from the facilitators and each other. The workshops dealt with critical aspects of modern school leadership, which included setting of vision based on institutional values, change management, teaching-learning, instructional leadership and developing the art of coaching.
“As a principal, I have enriched my knowledge. The sessions were very helpful for me especially as I am a mentor for CBSE.” said Sreekala Menon of Amrita Vidyalayam. “I learnt how to motivate my teachers and inspire them for active learning and teaching.” said Lenin R K, Principal of Cordite Factory School.
The response of the school heads after the five day programme was very encouraging for all of us at TTF and it strengthens us to look forward in our mission of enabling and inspiring educators across the country. Syed Akram, Principal of Jain Public School wrote back to us after the workshop, “ Living with the TTF has been a very beautiful experience. Thank you for being so good to me and my learning is spontaneous because of the generosity each of you at TTF have shown. Continue to be good and make the world of difference.” Meenakshi Ramanathan of Sri Vani School wrote to us, “Thank you vey much for enriching us on so many areas of our profession and we have been a part of the mission of TTF also”