With a view to generate awareness among students regarding health, wellness, life skills, gender sensitivity and value education, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to organize its 2nd International Summit in December in the state capital of Bihar – Patna.
All the CBSE affiliated schools can participate in the Summit with a delegation of four students and a mentor to participate in the event. They should register themselves on or before 30 November 2013.
According to the officials of CBSE, the summit is aimed at developing a sense of self-confidence, eco-sensitivity and right approaches to life processes, health, well-being and gender among the students.
Prior to the International Summit, CBSE is going organize a regional summit across 14 centers in India during the months of September and November. For the regional summit, the schools may register via the online registration form available at www.expressionsindia.org on or before 30 August 2013. Each school will have to pay a registration charge of Rs 20,000.
The major issues that are going to be discussed and covered at the summit are: concept, needs and trends of school health and life skills, values education, good practices in assessment and continuous evaluation of skills, etc.