Promoting Critical Thinkers through Art, Play and Story-Telling

Category: Workshops
Dates: 22nd & 23rd May 2017 | Time: 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The most successful classrooms are those that encourage students to think for themselves and engage in critical thinking. Students who think critically are excited about their learning and are eagerly engaged in the classroom activities. This workshop will highlight strategies to promote critical thinking in children through Art, Play Experiences and Story Telling.

Dates

22 & 23 May 2017


Time

2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Venue: Teachers’ Resource Centre

Address: C-121, 2nd Floor, Ehtesham Centre, Defence Housing Authority, Phase 1, Karachi.

Tel: 3539-4059 | 3539-2976


Objectives

Through this workshop, participants will:

  • understand what is critical thinking and the underlying assumptions of the concept
  • become aware of how children’s thinking abilities develop naturally and how best these can be nurtured
  • recognise the value of art, play and storytelling in promoting critical thinking skills in children

Who Should Attend

Teachers from KG to Class V


Workshop Leader

Ms. Noshin Khan brings with her a B.A degree in Early Childhood Education & M.A degree with a major in Early Childhood Education from Ryerson University, Canada. She has been teaching in the degree and diploma programs in Early Childhood Education at two educational institutions, Sheridan College and Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada since 2012. She has a sound academic background and teaching expertise in the area of Early Childhood Education and Primary School teaching. In 2010 and 2011, Noshin taught child development in the Early Childhood Education-Certificate Program (ECE-CP) at TRC-IECE, Karachi. She also has eight years of experience as a teacher/coordinator at a private school in Karachi, Pakistan. She is currently working at TRC as Senior Manager and faculty at the TRC-Institute of Early Childhood Education.


Medium of Instruction

English


Fee

Rs. 2100/-


Last Date for Registration

8 May 2017
Last Date for Payment

10 May 2017


Total Seats: 25

 


Important Note

No refunds will be given if a cancellation is made one day before the workshop. 50% will be deducted if a cancellation is made two days before the workshop, and 25% in all other cases. If TRC cancels a workshop, a full refund will be given to all confirmed participants. Requests for refunds must be received within 5 working days of the workshop.

Please register and submit course fee promptly with the enrolment form.

For registration contact TRC at: 3539-4059 & 3539-2976