This statement is brought to practical life at Udgam School For Children. School is proud to have scholar as educators.
Here are a few achievements of our teachers.
Teacher shines– Cooking is a passion and love of almost every women on earth – especially in India and in Aapnu Ahmedabad. One of our faculty member Ms. Shilpa Akhani participated in IIHM Teacher Chef India Schools 2015 – a competition for teachers from schools of Ahmedabad, who love to platform their culinary skills and reached the top 10 Finalist. The participants were provided resources and had to make a full meal within a stipulated time. She managed to clear two rounds competing with more than 150 participants and reached the list of top 10. Congratulations !
HENA PRASUN ON THE KBC HOT SEAT– Our teacher Hena Prasun made it to the much coveted Hot Seat of KBC show, the show with the highest TRP ratings ever!
For Hena it was a ‘dream come true’ as like so many others across India, she had been trying hard for no less than 3 years to get through to the show.
She was the fastest in the Fastest Finger First round and made it to the Hot Seat.
She was face to face with none other than Amitabh Bachchan.
Hena answered the questions with confidence and elan.
She is a true winner!
G.Vijayalakshmi – Is excelled in History subject while pursuing her Masters and received a Gold Medal for securing highest marks.
Jashvanti Dadhania – Is appointed as a member of Gujarati Subject Committee in Central Board of Secondary Education. She has also authored a reference book for STD X Gujarati subject.
Computer knowledge is common now a days. But to teach growing generation computer as subject is a challenge in itself. USFC has Champions as computer teachers.
Ms.Yogini Pathak – One of our Computer Faculty Ms.Yogini Pathak stood first in B.Sc. in the year 1990 and also bagged first position in Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application in the year 1991.
Mrs. Arathi Kellogg – Apart from being an educationist, a teacher/woman can have other social hobbies . One such example is our own faculty for English at Primary level Mrs. Arathi Kellogg took part in First Ahmedabad marathon inaugurated by Honorable Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the year 2010 and successfully completed 21 kms marathon in 2 hour and 54 minutes. She was also awarded a medal for her outstanding performance.
--> One more feather was added to the colourful cap of one of our faculty members – Mrs. Arathi Kellogg. She enthusiastically took part in Ahmedabad Marathon on 6th January, 2013 and managed to complete Half marathon of 21 kms in 2 hrs and 50 min. She stood 11th in the veteran category. Congratulations!
Mrs. Chetna Kavta – is a multi talented personality in herself. She followed her passion towards teaching and made it her profession. Along with being a Hindi Teacher, she has a hidden talent of composing poetry specially humourous poems.
Taking her talent further she took part in Hindi self composed Shayari programme organized by Sab TV Channel. She presented a poem on “Computer and Me”. She gained appreciation and applause for her performance along with a trophy, certificate and cash prize as a gesture of encouragement. Congratulations!!!
Krupali Sanghvi – bagged 3rd rank in the university while pursuing her BCA from Saurashtra University in the year 2003-04. She was conferred with a silver medal for her commendable efforts.
Ram Kathakar, Shri Morari Bapu visited Udgam on 24th April. He was welcomed by our tiny tots. Shri Morari Bapu had a look at the school premises. Bapu visited classrooms, computer lab as well as the extended wing of the school. He was also introduced to the Homoepathy clinic run by the school.
“When mother is happy, family is happy. When family is happy, nation is happy.” These words of Dr. Kalam left an impact on YUVA Unstoppable. YUVA organized an essay competition on the theme of ‘Make Your Mother Smile’. Students from various schools of Ahmedabad participated in this. Out of 22,000 entries, 10 best essays were selected from each school. The writers of these essays were invited to attend the programme on 11th Nov. 2011 at Rajpath Club where Dr. Abdul Kalam awarded certificates to the top 5 writers. Mr. Manan Choksi, the Executive Director and teachers of Udgam attended the programme along with the students.
Astha Johri, a student of Class 12 of Udgam School, won the first prize. She was awarded a Certificate by Dr. Kalam for her essay.