Dear All,

Teachers’ Resource Centre is initiating a series of talks from January 2016 that will focus on issues around educational pedagogy, understanding the IB system, successful interventions in school management, special needs and inclusive education.

These talks will be delivered by speakers with an educational background, enriched by valuable experience in their relevant field. The talk will be followed by a question-answer session to enhance the value of the discussion for all the participants.

The details of the first talk of these series are as follows:

Date: Saturday, 9 January 2016

Timings: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Venue: Teachers’ Resource Centre

Who should attend? All those who manage children or anyone else who is interested.

Speaker’s Profile: Professor Panos Vostanis is currently a Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Leicester in the UK, and Consultant at the Leicestershire child mental health service. He has longstanding clinical experience with vulnerable children, young people and families, i.e. in care, homeless, adopted, refugees, and young offenders.

In his academic capacity, Panos has completed research on the assessment of mental health needs, evaluation of treatment and services for traumatized children, including those living in war zones. He is currently involved in several projects with NGOs and child trauma centres in Asia and Africa.

Charges: Rs. 1000

Last date for registration with payment: 05 January 2016