Jayabharathy & Geethanjali attended "Landmark Forum" conducted by Landmark Education from 30th November to 2nd December
On 28th November, 5 teachers attended an interactive session with eminent American expert on child development, Dr. Elizabeth Matthews, on "Strength based approaches to teaching children with disabilities and autism".
On 26th November Francis Maria Srini attended "Cambridge learner Seminar in Mathematics" conducted by Cambridge International Examinations.
On 5th November, "Orientation for Secondary teachers" was conducted by Ms.Mallika Mani from "SRIKRITI – The Teacher Education Center", at Abacus.
On 10th October Nisha Unni and Meena Sriram attended a lecture on 'Joy of learning Social Science' conducted at Meston College.
On 29th September, 20th October and 3rd November, "The Writer's Moment - Observe to write", was conducted at Abacus for all staff by Mr. Joseph James supported by Vyjayanthi Bhaskar
On 27th & 28th of August, S. L. Rajendran attended the "Physics at the ISC level" a training program organized by the Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi, held in Kolkata.
On 10th & 11th of August, Francis Maria Srini attended a Math workshop for school teachers organized by the Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Taramani.
On 30th & 31st of July, Christy attended the "Chemistry at the ISC level" a training program organized by the Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi, held in Kolkata.
On 28th July, "The Writer's Moment - Observe to write", was conducted at Abacus for all staff by Mr. Joseph James supported by Vyjayanthi Bhaskar
On 7th July, Divyatha, Padma, Poongoodi, Srividya, Jo-Anne and Betty attended "Music" by Ms Deviyani Poppy Murali.
On 5th & 6th of June 2012, all staff workshop on "Role of an Abacus Teacher" was conducted by Mrs. Arundhati Swamy, assisted by Ms Aparna Ravichander.
Maitri 2012 Conference "Learning together, a continuous path" held on 21st Jan'12 was attended by some of our teachers.
On 10th Dec'11 workshop on how Art can be introduced in a House of Children, conducted by Nurture School, Anna Nagar.
Second National Montessori Conference in Science City, Kolkatta attended by T V Saramma in Nov'11
Workshop at Navadisha Montessori Foundation on "Mathematics - Exploring Montessori Ideas" held on Nov'11 and a few days later the AMI Refresher Course for Primary and for Elementary.
Workshop on "Integral Education" on 26th Nov'11 conducted by Telos.
Workshop on "Gandhi Connect for Harmony" conducted by Aseema Trust at Bala Mandir in October last year.
"Giftedness in Children", a workshop by Dr.Devasena organized by Chennai Counsellors' Foundation at Nahar Hall also in Oct'11.
Workshop on "Understanding Children's Behaviour and Classroom Management" by Mrs.Arundhati Swamy, School Counsellor - held for teachers of Classes 7 & 8 on 6th & 7th Sep and for teachers of elementary on 20th & 21st Sep 2011 at Abacus, Perungudi.
All staff workshop on "Report Writing" by Ms. Zai Whitaker, Head of Department, ESL, Kodaikanal International School, was held on Sat, 18th June 2011 at Abacus, Perungudi.
"Reaffirming What We Stand for" - an all school workshop was held at The Shack, Sparkling Sands Avenue, Akkarai, Chennai on 6th & 7th June 2011.It was both a time to reflect and a time to dream. The pictures showcased in the gallery give an idea of the wonderful time we had together at the workshop.
Facilitators : Mr. Naresh Purushotham and M. Hariharan.