K.R Mangalam World School, Gurugram organised a webinar on 24 October 2020 hosted by Mr Praveen Khanna, Expert at Pratham Institute.
The webinar was organised for students of Grade 9 and 10. The topic was “Why and how to take first mover advantage in early preparation for Aptitude Testing”.
The workshop was organised to focus on the following:
1.The importance of aptitude after implementation of the “New Education Policy”.
2. The importance of aptitude in the “Contemporary Education System” across the globe”.
3. The role of aptitude in “Career Building”
4. The skills and traits required by a “Competitive Modern Society”
He initiated the session by explaining the method to choose a career. The first step is to identify orientation style i.e. capabilities and second is to find the interest i.e. preference. He also made students understand how to be clear about interests as students like to spend maximum time in the activity, they are interested in.
The next step is to discover the personality. The role of emotional Intelligence was also brought to focus while choosing career. Finally, he discussed about the importance of aptitude testing.
He discussed the aptitude test pattern and the programs that they offer at their educational institution. The students’ queries were handled well and they were allowed for a free aptitude test with analysis .It was one of the most enriching sessions.