February is the time to meet the 10th standard students to create awareness about career opportunities in vocational skill field. Then they go for board exam and do not return to the school. KViK was invited by Mrs. Nagamani from Vidya International trust to Champkadhama government school in Bannerghatta village on 19th Feb to meet the 9th and 10th standard students. Mr. Ningaraj Madhu and Mrs. Manjula from KViK addressed the students. Many students are curious about vocational skills. To know more about it and KViK, 15 of them visited KViK training centre on 23rd Feb. KViK is planning a summer camp for them in April and May to give a flair of joy of vocational skill learning!
Dreampath Foundation, with whom KViK collaborates regularly, organised a career counselling workshop in Kethamaranahalli government highschool, 1st block, Rajaajinagar, Bengaluru on 16th Feb. The focus was on joining Polytechnics and other off-beat fields which offer lucrative career or self-entrepreneurial opportunities. Many educational institutes made their presentations. KViK was represented by Director Subbu Hegde and Trainer Ningaraj Madhu. Apart from offering skill training to make a career, KViK also offered summer camp to the boys, as in 2018 summer.
KViK students enjoy one day in their short course in skill training with pure fun and joy. We call it ‘Ethnic Day’. Friday 25th Jan was one such day. The students kept aside their note books, dressed in ethnic clothes and competed in variety of talent contests. Then there were games which created instant bonding and raised their self esteem. Prizes werer distributed to those who showed their talent and competitive spirit. The day is wrapped up with sumptuous Pulav!
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