Teachers' Day Celebration
The Vidya Mandir Society had arranged for a Teachers' Day celebration inviting all the teachers of Birla High School, Sushila Birla Girls School and J.D. Birla Institute. The celebration took place at the Vidya Mandir Auditorium which was presided by Ms. M. Birla, Mr. V. N. Chaturvedi (Brigadier)(Retd), and Ms. M. Nain. The chief guest, Dr. Jai Ranjan Ram, a Senior consulting Psychiatrist, addressed the teachers with his valuable experiences. After his inspiring speech, special prizes were given out to teachers for their commendable performance over the year. The prizes comprised a trophy, certificate and cash. The award ceremony was followed by a sumptuous lunch arranged by the management.
Workshop on POCSO
To ensure a safe and healthy environment for the children, a workshop on POCSO
(Protection Of Children from Sexual Offences, Act) was held on 8th September, 2018 at
Birla High School. The four hour session was facilitated by a well known trainer-
psychologist, Mr. Amitabh Mohan and his team. The workshop threw light on the
various new aspects in school curriculum that would ensure a proper physical and
psychological climate for a holistic development of children. Mr. Mohan was
instrumental in making the teachers aware of their overall role and responsibility
towards the growing up of a child.
The main highlight of the session was to make the teachers sensible and aware of the
Child Rights as a whole in connection to the POCSO Act that has been initiated in 2012.
The session was marked by various individual and group activities that would facilitate
every individual to provide a protected environment to the child in his/her growing ages.
Behtar India Go Green City Summit
Having recycled the maximum amount of newspapers, books, papers and e-waste in the Eastern region, Birla High School was privileged to host the Behtar India Go Green City Summit on 4th September 2018. Republic TV along with DHFL Pramerica organised the prestigious event. Eminent personalities like Ms. Rupa Ganguly, Mr. Subrata Dutta (environmentalist), Tushar Himatsingka of Vital Waste participated in a panel discussion on environmental issues and recycling. The Principal of the winning school, Birla High School, Mrs. Loveleen Saigal and the runner up school, The Heritage School, Mrs. Seema Sapru also participated in a panel discussion. The top recyclers of Birla High School were felicitated on stage, along with the coordinating teachers of the various schools. The event was attended was attended by all participating schools of the city as well as cities like Guwahati, Siliguri, Ranchi and Jamshedpur.