Ms.Ananthi Jumbunathan and Ms.Malika Kather attended a workshop conducted by Microsoft Create to Inspire (MCTI)’ school programme at TVS Matriculation Higher Secondary School, TVS Nagar, Madurai on 13th October2015.This Phase 2 workshop was a follow up of Phase 1 workshop on the accomplishment of four activities namely “Turn Off, Save On”, “Design for environment”, “E-wareness”, and “Be a petitioner-For a Cause!”.
This Phase 2 workshop was a ‘Showcase Event’ that facilitated mutual learning among the participants, established best practices, and most importantly inspired teachers and students to take their pursuit for environmental sustainability forward. Over 25 schools in and around Madurai participated in the workshop with their students. The session started with the presentation of the activities. Students of various schools shared their experiences of the activities that were carried out in their school premises. Following which, the teachers handed over the “Ewaste” -Electronic waste that was collected and QMIS had topped the list in this collection of E- Waste.
On the whole the session motivated the teachers and students to internalize sustainable lifestyles in their lives and in the lives of many in their neighborhood.