Seminar on the Effectiveness of a Catholic School on 13th January 2018
On 13th January 2018, a seminar for Heads of Schools and Colleges was held at Seva Kendra, Kolkata which was attended by Mrs Gaspar and Mrs Lazarus. The programme began with a brief Prayer Service and Welcome. It was followed by an Address by the Archbishop, His Grace Thomas D’Souza.
Session I was conducted by Sr Cyril on the effectiveness of a Catholic School. This was followed by the distribution of Certificates received from the CBCI National Commission for Education for Schools and Colleges who have completed the Evaluation of the All India Catholic Education Policy 2007.
Session II was conducted by Fr Benny Thomas, S.J., Principal of St. Xavier’s Collegiate School, Kolkata on The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) 2012.
Session III, conducted by Cidermatics Private Limited, was based on how to incorporate technology into Education. The seminar was organized by the Diocesan Commission for Education and Culture, Archdiocese of Calcutta.