2013-09-11 13:01:56 - Mrs. S. Samra, Principal-Apeejay School, Faridabad has been bestowed with the 'National Awards to Teachers – 2012' at a function organized by the Ministry of Human Resource Development on this Teacher’s Day. This is the highest reward conferred by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India.
The award recognizes her exemplary contributions in the field of education and society encompassing academic efficiency, desire for improvement in education, general interest in the love for children, involvement in social life and reputation enjoyed in the local community.
Mrs. Samra was also honoured with the CBSE Best Teacher Award in 2010. She has participated in a number of National and International workshops, conferences and also acted as a resource person in many regular guidance programs. She has received National & International letters of appreciation and recommendation for her services in the field of education. Being a reflective practitioner, she is presently involved in ‘Design Think’ which is in collaboration with ‘Willem De Kooning Academy, Art school of Rotterdam, Netherlands.
She has played a mentoring role for the students of Apeejay School, Faridabad, helping them in setting up new benchmarks in scholastic and co-scholastic activities, both at the National and International Level. She has also effectively contributed towards articulating the ethos of Apeejay Education Society where academic excellence goes parallel with human excellence.
About Apeejay Education Society: The Apeejay Education Society (AES), registered on 4th December, 1967 under the Societies Act XXI of 1860 at Jalandhar (Punjab) is sponsored by the renowned industrial House of Apeejay Stya. The prime objective of the Society is to provide facilities for quality education to boys and girls of all ages. Programme