19th Edition of 2 Day National Level Online Faculty Study Circle
(29th and 30th July 2020)
The Dept of Commerce in association with IQAC organised the 19th Edition of the National Level Online Faculty Study Circle on the Topic “ Online Teaching Methods , Retraining and Reskilling Teachers” on 29th and 30th July 2020.
The Topic and the resource persons were as follows
- Day 1 – Online Teaching Methods – by Dr Geetha Rajaram,Principal and Director, Global Institute of Management, Bengaluru
- Day 2 – Retraining and Reskilling Teachers – by Dr Nirav Vyas, Incharge Director and Associate Professor, Shree Swami Narayan Institute of Management, Porabander, Gujarat.
Day 1 –
The session began with a welcome by Mrs Ume Salma, Coordinator-FSC and Asst Professor, Dept of Commerce. Dr S Anil Kumar, Principal, SSMRV College in his opening remarks mentioned the need for teachers to learn, unlearn and relearn in the new academic environment . The resource person, Dr Geetha Rajaram mentioned the different aspects of Online Teaching Methods and provided a delightful insight into how we need to train the students who could be advanced in their technical skills. She mentioned that there is a special skill which is required to teach the digital natives. There was a Q&A session at the end where in the faculty members were inquisitive and eager to understand their role as new age teachers. The formal vote of thanks for day one was given by Mrs Roopa B, Asst Professor, Dept of Commerce.
Day 2 –
The session focused on the two themes ‘retraining and reskilling. Dr Nirav Vyas, the resource person started the session mentioning the similarities and differences between these two terms. He mentioned and gave real life experiences of how technology has impacted the modern day higher education. His session focused on the need to upskill and upgrade our knowledge both in terms of content and delivery. The concluding remarks for the session was given by our Principal, Dr S Anil Kumar who thanked the Resource persons, the participants and the organising team for providing such an informative and knowledge based session.
The session saw 513 registrations from across India including the North Eastern States and Jammu and Kashmir. This is a clear reflection of the brand SSMRV and its strive to provide holistic education.
A few screenshots of the sessions are mentioned below