‘Parents must spend quality time with their children’ : Dr. Hemlata
Parents must spend quality time with their wards, it is important for the parents to understand the feelings of their children for their inclusive growth and development, said Dr Hemlata S Mohan, the Director and Principal of DPS Bokaro.
She said parents should not pressurize their wards to do things as per their aspirations. “They should spend time with their wards and regularly check the school almanac for updates from the school,” urged Dr Hemlata.
She was addressing to an inception programme organised for the parents of the new entrants (Nursery) at DPS Primary Wing on Saturday. The programme was meant to provide information to the parents about the basic fundamentals of the school. They were given the idea about the education system prevailing in the school inclusive of the rules and regulations to be followed.
Dr. Hemlata said that the main objective of the school is overall development of the students by providing holistic education. She said it is important for the parents to understand the feelings of their children for their development.
“Respect and Responsibilities are the two main aspects of the school philosophy,” she added.
DPS, Bokaro has the reputation of being the Best school of the country which she said is because of the efforts of dedicated teachers, hard work of the students and positive contributions from the parents, she said.
She remarked that the school promotes the concept of ‘Vasudev Kutumbakam’ and opined that environment protection is an important concern and the school takes special care to aware the students about it. She said that to sensitize children for rural requirement the school takes the students to nearby villages under the project- ‘Chaloan Goan Ki Ore’ as well.
P Shailaja Jayakumar, Headmistress of the school said that the combined effort of the teachers and the parents help in the overall development of the children. “Our life is simply a reflection of our actions. If we want more love and peace in the world we need to create more love and peace in our hearts”, she added.
During the programme, Supervisor Abha Sharma and Sunita Bhardwaj along with the parents were also present.