Jammu, Nov 16: 23 educators from 17 Army Goodwill Public Schools across Jammu and Kashmir today received the prestigious “Teachers Innovation Award 2018” from Bharti Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Bharti Enterprises, in collaboration with the Sadbhaavna Wing of the respective Corps. The annual award series recognizes excellence in education and honors the educators for adopting innovative methodologies to make teaching more exciting and fun for children.
The award ceremony took place at District Udhampur. The chief guest, Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, AVSM**, YSM, SM handed over the awards to all the winners in the presence of Mr. Vijay Chadda (CEO) and Ms. Mamta Saikia (COO) of Bharti Foundation.
Out of the 23 teachers felicitated, three teachers each are from Army Goodwill Schools in District Wuzur and District Rajouri, two teachers each are from Army Goodwill Schools in District Harkabahadur and District Ziran while one each are from Army Goodwill Schools in Hamirpur, Sopre, Faroona, Potha, Boniyar, Partapppur, Hanzik, Bandipora, Karu, Keri, Wayne, Bandipora, Budkot.
Vijay Chadda, CEO, Bharti Foundation said, “Awards such as these, bear testimony to the efforts made by the teachers and all staff members with an aim to deliver quality education. This recognition sensitizes educators about the potential of innovative practices and encourages them to adopt a realistic innovative approach to improve the overall teaching-learning process.”
Bharti Foundation works closely with Army Goodwill Public Schools across Jammu and Kashmir through the Satya Bharti Quality Support Program. This education program is the Foundation’s initiative with government schools through which it engages the school leadership, teachers, students and communities to enhance the schooling experience and support them in their efforts to strive for excellence.