Saturday, 28 February 2015

IT Mentoring by Su. Kalpana Mehta

Su. Kalpana Mehta, Saha IT Sangathak of VKK Visited VKVs at Tingrai, Bokuloni, Umrangso, Tinsukia, Dibrugarh, Golaghat, Ramnagar (Silchar), Borjalenga, Bdarpur and Nalbari in January and February 2015. During this period she inspected classrooms, computer laboratories, smart classrooms, computer laboratories, smart classrooms and guided the teachers on various aspects for a better teaching process on January and February 2015; various VKVs.

Capacity Building Workshop on CCE & Life Skills

A 2-day Capacity Building Programme for teachers was conducted by Vidya Institute of Training and Devolopment, Meerath, a CBSE empanelled Agency with two modules namely 'Continuos and Comprehensive Evaluation' and 'Life Skills'. The participants were from VKVs of Dibrugarh, Tingrai, Bokulani, Majuli, Sibsagar, Tezpur and Baragolai apart from Shree Agrasen Academy, Dibrugarh. Sri S.P. Verma, Director of the institute was the resource person in the programme on 27th & 28th February 2015; 49 teachers from 8 Vidyalayas; VKV Dibrugarh

Tuesday, 24 February 2015

3rd Veenapani Lalit Kala Samaroh (Inter-VKV Cultural Meet):

The 3rd Veenapani Lalit Kala Samaroh was inaugurated on 24 December in the campus of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya Tezpur by Prof. Pradip Jyoti Mahanta, Dean, School of Humanities Tezpur University. The occasion was also graced by Su. Nivedita Bhide, Vice President Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari. Ma.. Pravin Davolkar, Jt. Gen. Secretary Vivekananda Kendra. Nineteen (19)
schools participating in the five day cultural meet took part in the inaugural ceremony holding placard and flag of respective schools. The Samaroh was formally declared open by Ma. Pravin Dhavolkar, Secy. of Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalayas, and North East. In his inaugural speech Ma. Pravin Davolkar briefed the objectives of organizing such common programme by VKSPV. Su. Nivedita Bhide in her brief address highlighted the importance of Indian classical music and dance and how it has invited both National and International attention from time to time. She expressed, the void which is created in the modern generation could well be satisfied with an inclination towards Indian culture and its composite reflection in the Indian classical dance and music. Prof. Pradip Jyoti Mahanta present in his address reflected on the richness of Indian music and legend. He expressed the inevitability of a change of mind-set of the youth to retain the great cultural diversity of our country alive. The display of cultural items by students of VKV Tezpur in the inaugural programme revealed the mood of the Vidyalaya that was hosting such a big event. There were brilliant performances by students on befitting themes.and Social Science,
The various events in the Samaroh gave an opportunity to the 19 participating schools to realize their potential in various co-curricular activities. The events included in the samaroh are

Borgeet, Sattriya Dance, Instrumental Recital (Khol, Tabla, Violin, Mandolin, and Sitar), Lokageet, Patriotic Song, Mime, Classical Dance and Bhajan. Since most Indian classical dances are based on mythology, the dancer also gets to learn about our heritage and culture. Selective events in the Samaroh have their own objective to make students aware of our classical instruments- through, lokageet to learn about the philosophy of life, through recitation, the patriotic poets and through Bhajan, training of a calm and cool mind. There
was encouraging participation by schools in almost all the items. Eligible schools participated in most of the events as per the guidelines already set by the organizer. Total framework of the Samaroh was keeping in view one of the five fold aspects of personality development i.e. emotional and spiritual.
The enthusiastic and dynamic performance of the participants of various schools enthralled all who witnessed the Samaroh from 24 to 28 of December 2014. Especial efforts of parents, teachers and

well-wishers of VKV Tezpur made the event a grand success. The valedictory function of the Samaroh was held at Ban Theatre Tezpur on 28 December. Sri Jeeten Basumatary, a renowned vocalist (classical) graced the function as chief guest. Also on the occasion was present Sri Joram Begi, Director of Higher and Technical Education (Retd.) Govt. of Arunachalm Pradesh. There were colourful cultural performances on stage by groups of students of VKV Tezpur. The main attraction of the evening was the concert by Sri Jeeten Basumatery. He kept the audience spellbound by his musical enchantment. A brief prize distribution ceremony marked a closing of the five day cultural

extravaganza. Prizes were given away for all individual and group performances. There were two special prizes for the schools that gave overall disciplined performance. VKV Tinsukia with 24 points begged the ‘Best Cultural Troupe’ award. VKV Bokulani with 21 points was second in the list to beg the ‘2nd Best Cultural Troupe’ award. The Samaroh gave the opportunity to the organizer to see how well the students are groomed in various cultural activities in its schools.

Thursday, 19 February 2015

Anwesha book fair

ANWESHA group of publication has organized a book fair in VKV, Tingrai from 17th to 18th November 2014 for the students and the parents.

Ganesh Chaturthi Observed on 29th August, 2014

Ganesh Chaturthi was observed on 29th August, 2014. The programme started with Mangala Charan, after that Ganesh Bhajan was performed by the students of class III and IV. Sarada didi delivered the speech and also narrated story related to Ganesh Chaturthi. Then Idol making competition was held from the classes III to V.

Wednesday, 18 February 2015

Universal Brotherhood Day Celebration

Universal Brotherhood Day was celebrated with lot of joy and enthusiasm among parents, teachers,
 students and well-wishers of the Vidyalaya. Events included in a small cultural programme effectively conveyed the importance and significance of the occasion.

Principal Smt. Manisha Dey greeted the parents, guests and other invitees in her welcome address. A teacher of school Smt. Mala Roy Talukdar spoke on the significance of the occasion. Deputy Commandant CISF Sri Jograj and HOP In charge Sri J. Impang also delivered speeches highlighting Swami Vivekananda’s remarkable contribution to India’s spirituality.

Thursday, 5 February 2015

ABL, ALM & Mathematics Workshop

VKSPV conducted Activity Based Learning, Active Learning Methodology and Math workshop with participants from VKVs of Tinsukia, Dibrugarh, Tingrai, Bokuloni, Baragolai, Sivsagar, Umrangso and Badarpur.
Sri. S. Pichaiya, Retd. Headmaster from Govt. Higher Secondary School, Madurai and Sri R. Ratnavelu, Asst. Prof. (Retd.) from NCERT, Tamilnadu guided the participants in the workshops. Both as well as Sri M.P. Vijay Kumar (Retd. IAS), former director SSA, Tamilnadu were instrumental in planning, developing and training teachers on Activity Based Learning (ABL) methodology at 25th January to 5th February 2015; 90 teachers; at Tinsukia, Sibsagar, Umrangso & Badarpur.