Month: July 2018

Can a Teacher also be a Counselor?

In the absence of a trained counselor, a teacher can don the role of a lay counselor and help students. Think about your days in school or college and identify your favorite teacher. What made them so special? There are those who you remember for their riveting lessons but there are also those you think of fondly for their supportive behavior and the empathetic ear that they lent to students. The best teacher is often a combination of the two. As students spend half their growing years in school and college, teachers have a significant role to play in shaping the personality of the stude...
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The Montessori Method Of Education

The Montessori Method of education, developed by Dr. Maria Montessori, is a child-centered educational approach based on scientific observations of children from birth to adulthood. Dr. Montessori’s Method has been time tested, with over 100 years of success in diverse cultures throughout the world. It is based on the observation that a child is naturally eager for knowledge and is capable of learning if the environment is supportive and conducive to learning. The Montessori Method values the child and aims to develop his physical, social, emotional and cognitive attributes. Components n...
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Guidance & Counseling

What is Counseling? Counseling is the provision of professional assistance and guidance in resolving personal or psychological problems. The need for a qualified, trained and experienced Counselor is felt more today than in the past. Learning disabilities, if detected early, can be removed by a Counselor, with patience and cooperation of the parents. Ego tussle between Parent/Teacher vs Child too can be settled after sessions of counseling for both. In the past, issues that caused any distress among children was counseled by grandparents and siblings or cousins. Children grew at their pace...
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CBSE Affiliation

Schools in India are affiliated to the State Board of CISCE, CBSE or IB. The most popular of these is the CBSE which follows the curriculum that is best suited for preparation for the various competitive examinations that will lead them on to their choice of careers. The individual or a group of people desirous of opening a school first form a trust or a society. They could also form a Section 8 Company. It should be remembered that the society or trust should be Not for Profit and must be of Non-Proprietary nature. The society they should buy or lease at least 1.5 acres to 2.0 acres of lan...
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Requirements for Opening a New School

Opening a new school, whether affiliated to CBSE, CISCE or IB is a challenge that baffles many people. The requirements are many and time always falls short. This is because of the many steps required like drafting, checking, a draft of the printed matter, again checking the draft of the printed matter and finally the approval! This is not only painstaking but also time-consuming. To make it easy for a promoter of a new school, given below is the list of the requirements for a new school. Form a Trust/Society/Section 8 Company- This process may take up to 3 months Procurement of Land...
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Teacher Recruitment

With years of experience our HR experts match good schools with good teachers and the combination, predictably, is the best for a student. We ensure that the teachers' professional, personal skills and strengths address the needs of the school, taking into consideration their experience and qualifications. From Principals to PPRT, PRT, TGT, PGT and Administration staff- we recruit them all, pan India. Our dedicated team,  guided by the experts go through various steps to ensure that the teachers selected are the best for your school. The Recruitment Process undergoes many steps. The re...
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How to Set up a New School?

Setting up a new school is a challenging and time taking process. The thought of setting up a new school signifies demand of delivering high quality education in the education sector. Following the guidelines will give a fruitful result of opening a new school in the field of education. The implementation requires appropriate planning, documentations and investment for a few months to get the result where a committed team of varied skills gives a lot of efforts for the fulfillment. The choice of entering into the education sector needs a specific vision for knowledge with the localities. Th...
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Fine Motor Skills

The development of fine motor skills is an important milestone in a child's life. It is a necessary skill for the child to succeed in school. It involves the smaller muscles of the body which will help in actions such as holding a pencil, tying the shoelace, coloring etc., vis-a-vis the gross motor skills which involve the larger muscles and aid in functions like jumping, running or reaching out to things. Pre-school activities mainly focus on developing of fine motor skills through drawing, painting, pasting, cutting to prepare the child for tasks such as writing, turning the pages of a book ...
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Central Board of Secondary Education is offering 15 Vocational Courses

Q. Does the CBSE offer Vocational Studies? A. The Central Board of Secondary Education is offering 15 Vocational Courses in different sectors at Secondary level and 40 courses at Senior Secondary level. Many of these courses are offered in collaboration with professional organizations that will enable students to excel and emerge successful in a real situation of both work and life. It works towards imparting an education that is holistic, meaningful and skill oriented which instills among the youth a sense of usefulness and responsibility. Q. Does the CBSE give training and support if a sch...
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The Importance of a Feasibility Study

Uncertainty is a constant challenge that educational institutions have to face daily. Bringing parents to the school premises, counseling them to accept the fees, and ultimately generating a profit are basic objectives that can at times seem difficult to achieve. Changing, adapting and incorporating new technology and ideas in schools are ways to remove some of the uncertainties you face, but without proper forethought and planning, those steps themselves can be highly uncertain. A thorough feasibility study is a chance to ask and get answers to questions that help the institutes to assess pot...
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