Gandoh, sept30: A three day workshop entitled “Popularization of Science activities under ST Plan (Project), Govt. of India” for the teachers and students of mobile schools of District Doda concluded here at Gujjar and Bakerwal Hostel Doda.
The proceedings of the final day of the program which concluded with a colourful valedictory function which was presided over by Dr Zaffer-ullah-Khan founder secretary NCURDS, Salam Din GBH Warden where as Mohd Sharif Chief Education Officer Doda were Chief Guest on the occasion. In the three day program, more than two hundred students of Gujjar and Bakerwal Hostel and many teachers drawn from Doda participated who were given training and firsthand knowledge regarding various scientific concepts using Nature and other household materials as the teaching tools.
In his welcome address, Dr Ashiq programme coordinator District Doda while giving the details of the workshop said that this workshop is a joint venture of Vigyan Prasar, Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, Noida and National Council for Urban and Rural Development Society (NCURDS), Jammu.
He further added that the main purpose of the programme is to foster scientific temperament among the teachers and students laying stress on “Learning by Doing” in discharging effective teaching learning process that ultimately will benefits student communities.