Avenues – A Career Seminar held at Maxfort School, Dwarka

Maxfort School, Dwarka organized ‘Avenues’ – a career fair for the students of Secondary School Classes in the school premises. The programme commenced with the auspicious lighting of lamp followed by an inspirational song presented by the students of class IX. Subsequently the school Director Ms. Deepa Kumar inaugurated the event and welcomed the Chief Guest of Honour Prof. (Dr). Raj Singh, Vice-Chancellor, G D Goenka University and other dignitaries present. Ms. Deepa Kumar talked about the importance of understanding the self and then making judicious choice of the career pathway. Renowned psychologist and Director-General of ICTRC Dr. V.S. Ravindran accentuated the significance of attitude and aptitude for choosing a career. Prof.(Dr.) Raj Singh. Vice-Chancellor, G.D. Goenka University conversed about Innovation in Technology and emerging careers. Numerous eminent guest speakers from various professional fields were invited to make the young learners sentient about vocational choices. As the high-tech, global market economy is growing and changing rapidly, the school believes in providing additional guidance and information to the students. Keeping in mind the needs of present generation, students from other premium schools were also invited to participate in the programme. In order to facilitate them to face the challenges of the ever expanding and competitive world, they were given the opportunity to interact with the experts from various fields. The programme aimed at providing assistance to the students to explore career possibilities and make up career decisions.

The Principal, Ms. Priyanka Bhatkoti advocated the importance of making informed career choices and training students for skills of employability. The programme provided an enormous help to 450 students from Sout-west Delhi for making successful career choices .