Renowned name in the field of education and various aspects of society Ms. Preeti Kwatra is an educationist par excellence, real combination of professional expertise and personal achievement with social commitment and contribution in the manner of visionary academician. She is a accredited child psychologist, a true mentor, who inspires her students, evokes the love of learning, encourages them to pursue towards excellence.
She is a great visionary working in the field of Education since last 18years. She believes not just in conventional education but also focuses on the values, ethics and personal grooming of each child. She aspires to provide natural, holistic child centric nurturing learning environment that empowers, inspires students to be conscientious, creative and innovative leaders of tomorrow.
16 November 2022 | 13:00 - 14:00 | English | Quest for a New Educational Reality: Teacher Competencies in a Disruptive Age
With the increased democratisation of access to knowledge the role of the teacher has undergone techtonic shifts. From being a ‘Sage on the Stage’, the teacher is increasingly looked upon as a ‘Guide by the Side’. Nevertheless, being a knowledge repository remains the core of the teaching profession, but other competencies like communication, facilitation, conflict resolution and coaching skills are expected and demanded off the new age teacher. This is both a challenge and an opportunity.
Session will cover:
• What are the core competencies that a teacher needs to demonstrate?
• Teaching is additionally a performance. Has that changed in the digital world?
• Teacher as a facilitator is much accepted today. But what does a teacher facilitate?
• Is new knowledge creation a worthwhile competency for a new age teacher?