Shishuvan celebrates Librarians Day in honour of great Indian Librarian Padmashree Prof. Dr S.R.Ranganathans’ 124th Birth Anniversary , by hosting a
“Seminar on Excellence in School Education : Role of Libraries”
on 12th August 2016 (forenoon, 9.00 am to 11.30am).
- Different perspectives on Excellence in School Education vis-à-vis
School Library Service would be elicited by way of a four pronged presentations by Students, Teachers, Parents and Librarians. The presenters representing the above four would focus on their role in the process of achievement of Excellence in School Education.
- Focus of all presentations would invariably be on Best Practices.
- Prof.Coomi Vevaina (Professor of English – Mumbai University) a renowned Educationist and author of much acclaimed book, “What Children Really Want” would grace the occasion by delivering a lecture on the topic.
- Shishuvan Reading Programme
- Seminar Resolutions
It would be an unique occasion for all Students, Teachers, Parents and Librarians to participate in the event to get know the nuances of Achieving Excellence in School Education – Vis-à-vis Role of Libraries. Functional and State of Art Libraries are backbones of vibrant and successful schooling. ‘School Libraries globally are envisioned as a force for the enhancement and improvement of Teaching and Learning through out the School community for Educators as well as for Students (IFLA/UNESCO School Library Manifesto, 1999).
Who should participate?
Students, Teachers, Parents , Librarians and any person who has genuine interest in School Education and Libraries.
No Participation fee.
Registration on ‘First Come First Served’ basis for 50 participants’.
To participate, register online by clicking on the link given below :
Those who are interested to speak/make presentations on the seminar theme may get in touch with the organizers.
Organizing Secretary – Rajashekhar Devarai, Chief Librarian Organizing Committee Member - Jamila Merchant, Librarian
Shishuvan English Medium School, 426, Shraddhand Road, Kings Circle, Matunga Central, Mumbai – 400019, email@example.com ; Chieflibrarian.firstname.lastname@example.org ; email@example.com ; firstname.lastname@example.org ; Tel : 022-24044063/64 ; Extension Numbers : 135, 136 and 118 ; mob 7738071618 ; 9969946792