Gobar Times Green Schools Programme Teachers' Training
Centre for Science and Environment’s (CSE’s) Environment Education Unit (EEU) conducts two-day training programmes for teachers, educators, development workers and people interested in environment education.
Participants are guided through the different modules of the Gobar Times Green Schools Programme (GTGSP), and trained on how they can implement the programme in their schools with the help of students.
The training also includes interactive sessions and film presentations.
“ The training programme would include activities and discussions on following issues:
• Water conservation
• Rain water harvesting
• Water recycle/reuse
• Air Pollution
• Commuting practices
• Oxygen balance
• Green Area
• Pesticide use
• Energy conservation
• Cleaner and renewable sources of energy
• Waste segregation
• Waste reuse/recycle
• Waste disposal
• Global Warming
The teachers’ trainings are of two types:
In house: These take place at out office in Delhi. CSE puts up alerts for the same on its website. The fee per participant is Rs 1,000 and for two participants representing same organization Rs.1,600/- inclusive of meals and refreshments.
External: A group of at least 50 individuals has to be organised. A resource person from CSE conducts the training at the external venue. Fee is Rs 1,000 per participant, and the organisation arranging the meeting has to bear the expenses of travel and stay of two resource persons.
Please note that fee can be negotiated for organisations interested in a series of trainings.
The course fee is Rs 1000 for one participant and Rs 1600 for two participants from the same institution. The amount needs to be paid by DD in favour of Centre for Science and Environment, New Delhi.
The first Orientation Workshop in May for teachers got off to a great start - 80 teachers from 40 plus schools from around the country participated! The overwhelming response has prompted us to do another workshop.