• Collaboration between Birla Edutech & Mindtronix
    Birla Edutech is proud to associate with Mindtronix aims at bridging the gap of Rote Learning and Experienced Learning by developing co-curricular activities based on science and Robotic modules.
  • HUB TRAINING ATTENDED BY 80 PLUS TEACHERS

    The BEL facilitators Ms. Shilpa Potnis and Ms. Mansi Mehta conducted a two days HUB TRAINING for 80 plus teachers from 5 BEL Preschool centres on Multiple Intelligences, Emotional Intelligences and Assessments in Preschools. The training was hosted by Open Minds, Hyderabad in its school located at Kollur on 5th and 6th of June, 2017.

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    Day 1 Modules : ‘Multiple Intelligences’ and ‘EI/EQ in the Learning Environment’

    The first day sequence flow of the topics was ‘8 Multiple Intelligences’ shared with examples, ‘Rapid fire round’ with questions related to MI recognition, ‘Teacher Talent Show’ and a game with teachers who were divided into four groups (new born, infants, toddlers, pre-schoolers) to inform ‘level of difficulty and approach is different for different age groups’ with experiential learning. It also stated that there are 100 different ways for children to learn and understand (‘100 languages of children - A poem’). It was informed that new curriculum-‘Soul Science’ is going to be included with the regular curriculum. A goal was set to centre heads’ and academic coordinators’ to make teachers identify the learning style of each child in their respective classes by the end of June. A topic ‘EI/EQ (Emotional Intelligence/Emotional Quotient) in the learning environment’ was presented by Ms. Mansi. Four basic components of EI were discussed.

    Day 2 Module : ‘Assessments’

    The focus of the module was to enable teachers understand about the different assessments in the preschool which covered all the six developmental domains. It included the guidance for teachers as when to observe a child and what needs to be documented. Many different ways of observing a child by the teacher were shared. Writing anecdotes (words and phrases to use and to avoid) with examples were shared. The practical ways to document observations (sticky notes, clipboards with child’s label, file folders with index cards/sticky notes, forms to list with all the names of children, Quick check recording sheet, suggestions for building an assessment portfolio with 5-7 observations that address all the 6 domains. An assessment portfolio contents like things that can be saved in a portfolio, shining moments, education plan goals by special educator, teachers prior preparations for the PTC and OH were discussed. Points to be discussed while communicating with the families, the formats of summarizing the child’s progress were discussed. The second day ended with lots of information, suggestions and tips that helps the teachers in observing each child and record the factual observations and linking them to the early leaning standards and curriculum goals. Last but not the least, the BEL team gave the seeds of a few fruits and vegetables and requested to grow the kitchen garden as it inculcates and develops naturalistic learning of a child. Each GT centre was asked to commit to an eco-friendly act and implement the same as the observance of the World Environment day. Teachers’ feedback about the workshop concluded that the training session was a fruitful one as it resolved many queries from their inquisitive minds.

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  • Yoga at your desk to take away the stress...!
    Birla Edutech Ltd. employees attended a ‘Desktop Yoga’ session conducted by Dr. Zarna Doshi - yoga expert on 21st June, 2017 to celebrate the occasion of International Yoga Day.
  • 'Parent Orientation Programme'
    BEL facilitator Ms. Mansi Mehta conducted ‘Parent Orientation Programme’ for Globe Tot’ers – A Birla Preschool, Gopanpally at Open Minds, Kollur on 3rd June, 2017.
  • "Fistful of Grains"
    An initiative to make students socially responsible for a better tomorrow The act of donating grains not only gives exposure to the students about life of the less privileged, but also sensitises them towards their needs. So at Gopi Birla Memorial School, we had an initiative which aimed at instilling values of sharing, caring and prevention of food wastage among students. The total amount of grains collected by Gopi Birla Memorial School and the head office of Birla Edutech collectively was 1800kgs, which was donated to Anand Ashram in Chembur, AshaDaan at Byculla and Ashray at Bandra, personally by Mr Nirvaan Birla.
  • Birla Edutech Limited organises "Fistful of Grains",
    Birla Edutech Limited organises "Fistful of Grains", an event for the students across all its schools. The event aims at instilling values of sharing, caring, and prevention of food wastage among the students. We begin this initiative with the corporate office and urge all of you to donate one fistful of grains each day from 17th April, Monday to 21st April, Friday.
    Special Thanks to Nirvaan Birla, Shilpa Chitre Potnis, Mansi Mehta, CA Akshay Agrawal
  • Easter Event Celebration with kids and their parents
    Super Event !! Amazing crowd n response!!! Kids were loving the Gee Tee. What a great way to spend Easter Day this year with the Kids and their parents. The event includes Painting activities, Easter egg hunt, Puppet show for kids and for their parents. Thank you very much.
    Globe Tot’ers A Birla Edutech Preschool.
  • The one-of-its-kind, educational solution encompasses pioneering 3D curriculum content and e-library feature with online and offline availability. A self-curated comprehensive and interactive 3D content is user-friendly and compatible with all platforms. The educational videos cover over 2,000 topics of Mathematics, Biology, Physics and Chemistry subjects. It also provides a virtual laboratory for students to perform practical experiments in the safety of the classroom.
    The e-library is a technology backed library which contains over 1,000 rich collection of e-books covering popular classics, animated value based stories, audio visual books, encyclopedias, e-magazines, e-newspapers, curriculum based topics and much more. It is in the form of audiovisuals and multimedia stored in digital format which can be easily accessed through computers.
    While making the announcement, Mr. Nirvaan Birla, Head – Business Development said, “The trend of educational technology and its usage is catching up rapidly amongst the younger generation. In order to uplift the stature of education, there is a dire need of replacing conventional teaching methods with modern pedagogy. With 3D enabled interactive classrooms, students will be benefited with thorough understanding of complex topics in a fun-filled manner. This innovative learning module will also equip teachers with the high quality learning content, which will increase the educational effectiveness resulting into better learning experience for the students.” The state-of-the-art modern 3D classroom is equipped with advanced software and well-planned infrastructure.
  • The Early Childhood Association (ECA) is an initiative that addresses all needs of early childhood years and safeguards childhood. It brings together all stakeholders to be enriched. Birla Edutech Limited (BEL) is a corporate member of ECA. Mr. Nirvaan Birla (BEL Business Development) was invited as a Chief Guest to inaugurate ECA’s 5th Annual International Conference on 25th February 2017 in Westin Hotel, Mumbai. He distributed ECA awards and launched books on parenting and quality control published by ECA.
    He was accompanied by Ms. Shilpa Potnis - Vice President, Operations - Birla Edutech; Ms. Mansi Mehta - Head, Operations - Birla Edutech; Ms. Namrata Babvani - Centre head, Ashok Birla International School - Napean Sea Road and Ms. Amrit Nagpal - Assistant Manager, Preschool - Birla Edutech.