Mussoorie : Today in CST Mussoorie, Central Tibetan Administration Dharamsala, under its counseling section under department of Education, held a workshop on Gender Sensitization for school Students. About thirty senior students and few senior teachers associated with national Gender equality programme attended the seminar.
An eminent resource person & founder of “AltMindShift”, a Psychological Consultancy, Ms. Rajita Ramamchandram, from the organization based & setup in Mumbai & Dharamsala, took the session for the day. She had conducted various meaningful activities with the young students & made them aware about gender related concepts prevailing in society. “Boys are better than Girls” & “Girls are inferior to Boys” etc. such concepts should be eradicated from the society. It was all an eye opener sessions by Ms. Rajita. Students were found fully engaged in free & healthy discussion with the resource person.
Earlier in the inaugural session of the seminar, Ms.Rajita briefed out her day’s schedule & activities she had planned. She had been welcomed by the school authority & children. Anita Narula the school principal chaired the opening ceremony of the seminar & blessed the students & teachers for the successful orientation. Rector Shastri expressed his views on motive & expectation of DOE & CTA in his speech. Mr. Anand Kanderi, teacher Counselor of the school, convened the programme. Ms. Dolkar Wangmo, Additional Sectretary, Department of Education was also acknowledged & sincerely thanked by the school authorities for her constant initiatives in arranging such meaningful & fruitful program for the school for last many years.Ms. Renu Shukla,Dr.Verma,Ms.Kunsang & others were the participating teachers.
The day’s programme remained a meaningful & worth organized for the school.