Pokhriyal distributes CBSE Awards to 38 teachers

Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'

The Union Education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, distributed the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Award to Teachers to 38 educators from affiliated schools across the country.

The CBSE Award is organised by the board to felicitate teachers and principals who have shown excellence in school affiliated.

Congratulating the teachers, education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said:“ I feel that teachers play an important role in the development of students, family, society and the nation. We all understand how extensive the impact of a teacher can be in a students’ life.”

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Among the teachers facilitated is Arti Qanungo, a teacher at the Government Girls Senior Secondary School in Shakarpur, Delhi, for working on developing listening abilities of students and creating activities to bring environmental and societal awareness among students. Another awardee is Reenu Bindra, a physical education teacher at the Darshan Academy in Kirpal Bagh, Delhi, whose students have received medals in sports and games in various national competitions. Bindra has also encouraged and helped specially abled students and dropouts to pursue sports and games.

Minister of state (MoS) for education Sanjay Dhotre, CBSE chairperson Manoj Ahuja, and secretary of Department of School Education and Literacy Anita Karwal were also present at the ceremony.