“A parent is a teacher at home and a teacher is a parent in school and the child is the centre of our universe.”
An Orientation Programme was organized for the parents of new admissions at The Modern School, Faridabad. The aim was to familiarize the parents, “as partners in progress” with the curriculum, rules and regulations of the school, teaching methodologies and the co-scholastic activities, The programme commenced with a warm welcome to the parents followed by the
cultural events which included Ganesh Vandana, dance on environnment showcasing the importance of growing trees and orchestra. Thereafter, the Headmistress, Ms. Neetu Blest addressed the gathering. She laid stress on effective communication between the teachers & the parents and also sought their support and suggestions so that the children could be provided the best for their overall development. She also gave guidelines about effective parenting. She also suggested different measures to nurture a child with love and care to build a strong foundation for a glorious future. The parents were briefed about the rules and regulations of the school. Later, the teachers of different departments were introduced to the parents.
The Headmistress also laid emphasis on hands-on learning activities which not only give vent to their creative talents and energies but also help in their all-round development. The orientation programme proved to be a sincere effort made by the school in educating the parents to look after and guide their children in a proper manner. It also helped in evolving a common teaching strategy and helped the parents in identifying suitable follow up methods to reinforce the learning process of their children.
Overall it was a fruitful meeting and the parents were in high spirits after attending the orientation programme.