Tuesday, 19 January 2016
Pre-Teens & Adoloscence Workshops for students of Grades 5-9
We had the ‘Pre-Teens’ & ‘Adolescence’ Workshops for grades 5-9. They were a part of the interactive sessions where they learnt different aspects of growing up and how to appreciate ourselves and also others.
The session was conducted by Ms.Afshan, supported by Ms.Asra from ‘Ripples – Centre for Enhanced Learning’. More details about the Lead Trainer and her initiative:
‘Ripples - Center for Enhanced Learning’ is a place devoted to the transformation and growth of an individual beyond set barriers. It caters to the needs of the ‘Learning Community’- students, teachers and parents. It challenges and addresses conventional ways of looking at ‘Learning’. All their programmes assist and guide individuals towards discovering new dimensions of learning. Ripples is the sole Authorized Training Center for Pearson Clinical and Talent Assessment (PCTA) in Andhra Pradesh. Ripples’ team was one of the top 11 teams selected at all India level for Indian School of Business’ (ISB) 5th idiya Challenge-Social Venture Competition. They were part of one week bootcamp at ISB’s Hyderabad campus.
Ms.Afshan Jabeen: She is a Professional Counselor, Academic Consultant, Trainer and Dyslexia Specialist. She has been active in the field of education for over a decade. She heads Ripples-Center for Enhanced Learning, a place where she brings new dimensions to learning. She has spoken on various aspects of education for over a decade in International Conferences, Workshops and Educational Outreach Programmes. She has been successfully running, one of its kind dyslexia teacher training programme, ‘Knowledge to Knowing’ She is also Pearson's certified, Master Trainer for Cogmed Coach Training. In 2014, she completed an e-course titled ‘Social Entrepreneurship’ authorized by Wharton, University of Pennsylvania with distinction.