SNBP promotes activity-based learning to ensure holistic growth of students in a friendly environment. We always focus on making education more fun and simple to understand, says Dr Vrishali Bhosale, President, SNBP Group of Institutes, in an interview with Elets News Network (ENN).
Give us an overview of SNBP Group of Institutes.
‘’The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams’’. The offshoot of SNBP sprung, holding on to our this vision and today the banner holds high with 13 institutions,over 10,000 students and 1,500 dedicated staff committed to accomplish this mission. Our dreams will continue to be our goals.
How do you ensure holistic development of children in your institutes?
Children’s early age experiences lay the foundation of their life ahead. At SNBP, we promote activity-based learning to ensure holistic growth of children aged 6-8 years in a friendly environment. Our teachers dedicatedly help students to be problem solvers and solution-seekers and to learn skills to handle personal as well as professional problems in their life. Various extra-curricular activities are also organised to instill compassion, respect, empathy and integrity amongst students.
How have you integrated ICT in your institutes?
Globally, educational systems are adopting new technologies and integrating ICT in the teaching-learning process. Keeping need of the hour in mind, we have equipped our classroom with e-learning. Our R&D department assists teachers to integrate technology with the curriculum to boost the learning among student. Apart from this we have our own web portal to assist students at home as well.
Recent incidents at different schools have raised serious concerns on security promises made by schools, what measures have been taken by SNBP group to ensure safety of students?
From its year of inception, safety of students is the priority of SNBP group. The following measures have been taken to ensure holistic learning in safe environment:
- CCTV cameras are installed in corridors, classrooms and playgrounds
- A well maintained infirmary with a doctor and an assistant
- Counseling cell to address issues like child abuse and make students aware about the good and bad touch
- Fire safety weeks are conducted on a regular basis
- To ensure safety of students in bus through GPS tracking device, first aid box, fire extinguisher, door locks etc
What sports and extra-curricular activities are organized by the institute?
SNBP Group of Institutes promotes activity-based education. Our entire curriculum is integrated with extra-curricular activities to enrich teaching-learning process. Every month we conduct 5-6 extra-curricular activities and ensure participation of every student.
What are your expansion plans?
Martin Luther King Jr once said, “Life’s most persistent and the urgent question is, what you are doing for others?”
SNBP Group was established to experience the joy of giving. In a span of two decades, the group has three CBSE schools, three SSC schools, four junior colleges and three senior colleges under its umbrella. Our vision is to educate children in remote areas of the country through latest technology.