The foundation for good parent teacher relationship is frequent and open communication, mutual respect and a clear understanding of what is best for anindividual child. In pursuit of the same, K.R. Mangalam World School, G.K-II organised an Orientation Programme for the students and parents of class IX to familiarise them with the latest curriculum and assessment pattern for the current academic session on Tuesday, August 11, 2020. The programme commenced with a warm welcome to the parents followed by enlightening the audience with the vision of the school.
The session was conducted by the Principal, Dr.Sangeeta Arora. Parents were addressed by showing a comprehensive Power Point Presentation. It laid emphasis on the active involvement of parents in the upbringing of their wards and on active synergy among parents and teachers for the holistic development of the child.
She encapsulated the need to encounter the challenges of the new virtual education system andbeckoned upon the parents to monitor the progress of their children and nurture their confidence. Parents were made aware about the special efforts made by the school to enhance learning in students.
She shared subject specific strategies with parents which comprised of all the important elements like marks distribution, timely submission of assignments, goal setting and effective study schedule. Students were informed about various techniques that can help them prepare well and retain concepts for a longer time. She also advised students to eliminate distractions from their life and concentrate on effective studies. Parents were also made aware of the menace of fast escalating cyber threats and apprised them about the preventive measures necessary to pre-empt such threats. The programme came to a close with a question answer session in which the parents shared their doubts and queries.