Chitkara College of Nursing Commemorates National Education Day with Enlightening Events
Chitkara College of Nursing, nestled within the academic landscape of Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh, recently orchestrated a series of insightful events under the umbrella of the Institution’s Innovation Cell (IIC) to mark National Education Day. This commemoration aligns with the celebration of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad’s birth anniversary, recognising his pivotal role in shaping India’s education system.
The highlight of the event was a compelling session conducted by Prof. M. Maheshwary, the esteemed Principal of Chitkara College of Nursing, Chitkara University. Prof. Maheshwary delved into the topic of ‘Intellectual Development of Children and Teens,’ centering the discussion on Jean Piaget’s theory. The session not only explored Piaget’s principles but also emphasised practical approaches to nurturing creativity and intelligence in the minds of youth.
A subsequent segment unfolded as a demonstration of cognitive exercises meticulously designed to promote neuroplasticity, aligning with modern educational paradigms. The event further enriched its agenda with a thought-provoking panel discussion and impromptu speeches by students from the first and fifth semesters. This interactive platform allowed students to share profound insights into innovative teaching methodologies, showcasing their perspectives on the evolving landscape of education.
At the culmination of the event, winners from various segments were duly awarded to acknowledge and recognize their outstanding contributions. This gesture underscored the intrinsic importance of embracing innovation in education as a catalyst for societal progress.
Chitkara College of Nursing, through its commitment to fostering intellectual growth and embracing innovative pedagogies, continues to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of healthcare education. This commemorative event not only paid homage to the legacy of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad but also reaffirmed the institution’s dedication to excellence in education.