Honouring and Felicitation Programme to the Pre-school Educators
Date: Mar 5th, 2023
Association of Pre-School Educators' Nepal (APEN) in collaboration with DAV Sushil Kedia Vishwo Bharati, School Jawalakhel, Lalitpur organised Honouring and Felicitation programme to the distinguished Pre-school Educators at DAV School on March 3.
The formal programme started with opening remark from DAV Principal Dr. Bhubaneswari Rao. Addressing the august gatherings, the Principal shared that it was an honour and privilege to get an opportunity to felicitate all the fountain heads, the aspiring educators and Principals of preschools'.
The Principal, Dr. Rao acknowledged Pre-School Educators as the path founders of the education who have made tremendous effort to make education process happen around the world. Meanwhile, she presented current studies and research that portrayed in-depth understanding to children's cognitive abilities.
The Chief Guest of the Programme, Dr. Mahashram Sharma, Chairperson of National Examination Board extended best wishes to all the attendees present in the programme and applauded the contributions of APEN and all the Preschools' Educators in Early Childhood Education in Nepal.
Dr. Sharma in short talked about the holistic approach of education and 4 dimensions of education. He also shared the role of local government in present education.
Similarly, Mr. Badri Prashad Dahal, APEN Central Committee President and Mr. Krishna K Bohara, APEN Central Committee General Secretary presented all the initiation taken by APEN in early childhood educations in Nepal. Mr. Dahal shared upcoming Policy Conference which will be held soon in the Capital.
In the scenario of existing around seven thousands Preschools in Nepal, the prominent educators associated with early childhood education have also requested the authorities to direct the way with visible plan and policies which could ultimately strengthen the educational system in more better way.
On the occasion, the tiny toddlers of Oxford Pre-School, NEST Montessori Children's House Dhapakhel, Lalitpur, Kids Zee Sanepa and DAV Kindergarten School presented astounding dances and added elegance and ecstasy to the honouring and felicitation programme.
As a part of honouring programme, Ms. Kunti Rana- Seto Guras, Dr. Minakshi Dahal- Kathmandu University, Ms. Sanu Amatya, Ms. Rekha Shahi Hamal, Ms. Reiny De Wit- ECEC and Ms. Aruna were highly acknowledged for their leading role in establishing Early Childhood Education in Nepal.
The Principal of Preschools who were felicitated on the day were Ms. Muna Shrestha- Kids Zee Sanepa, Ms. Hira Nani Shakya- Hilaros Montessori Preschool- Gavahal Lalitpur, Ms. Sumitra Sharma Bajgain- Bal Chautara School, Sitapakha, Lalitpur, Ms. Sajana Dhakal- Wanem's Montessori- Mahalaxmi Lalitpur, Ms. Bijaya Pokharel- Children's Umbrella Kindergarten- Nagarjun 9 Syuchatar, Ms, Nirmala Silwal- Vatsalya Kinderwelt- Tarkeshwor, Ms. Rama Bhetwal KC Paudel- Little Pegasus Academy, Dhapasi Lalitpur, Ms. Sharmila KC- Kids School, Tokha, 8 and Ms. Urmila Tripathi- Bal Sansar Prefect Montessori School, Tokha,
Likewise, Ms. Laxmi Chhetri- Amar Jyoti Gyan Kunj- Golmadhi 6, Bhaktapur, Ms. Laxmi Shova Shrestha- Glowing Kids Montessori Pre School- Madyapur Thimi Bhaktapur, Ms. Niru Bhandari- De casa International Preschool, Kapan, Baluwakhani, Ms. Sabita Manadhar- Sprinville Preschool, Hattigauda, Ms. Heema Maharjan- Namaste Kids World Montessori and Day Care, Badegaun Godawari, Ms. Bandhana Adhikari- Kid Zee, Kalanki Kathmandu, Ms. Nisha Pradhan- Springville, Basundhara Kathmandu, Ms. Rashmi Joshi- Vatsalya Montessori Children's Home, Thamel Kathmandu, Ms. Sarojani Ranjit- Sano Sansar Day Care and Pre-primary School, Bhimsen Gola Gaushala were felicitated for their immense contribution in Early Childhood Education.
The Chief Guest Dr. Sharma in the presence of DAV Chairperson Shree Anil Kedia, APEN Central Committee Members and all the School authorities of DAV honoured and felicitated the founding pillars and the entire esteemed Principals with a token of Appreciation.
The moderators of the programme were Ms. Anuradha Shrestha –Secretary of APEN Central Committee, English HoD of DAV School Mr. Umesh Saud and English Teacher Ms. Asha Khadka.