Librarians Day – Cum – Seminar on ‘Excellence in School Librarianship through Best Practices Posted on September 21, 2017 by Shishuvan Blogger Role of Teachers, Parents, Students, Librarians and others”, Rajashekhar Devarai Chief Librarian (Shishuvan School)
Librarians Day – Cum – Seminar on ‘Excellence in School Librarianship through Best Practices
Celebration of Librarians is one of the Annual Events at Shishuvan. This is the second successive year of celebration of this event. Shishuvan School Matunga, Mumbai, celebrated Librarians Day on 12th August 2017 in honor of 125th birth anniversary of Dr. S.R. Ranganathan (widely known as Father of Library Science in India). The celebrations were marked with a Seminar on “Excellence in School Librarianship through Best Practices – role of Teachers, Students, Parents, Librarians and others”.
This time the objective of the Seminar was on Excellence in School Library Practices Vis a vis Best Practices. Democratic and Open School Philosophy of Shishuvan is maintained in Library Seminar by involving and addressing Parents, Teachers, Students, Librarians and others. Presentations were made, lectures were delivered by Teachers, Parents, Students and Librarians and others. The participants comprised of students ,teachers, parents, librarians. Seminar stood out to be unique as it involved major stakeholders of school library service. The result was an useful gain and share knowledge from each of the presenters and participants. Organizers reasserted and re-assured their approach to involve all stake holders in the forth coming events/activities. It was appreciated by one and all and specially by the guest speakers and presenters. Shishuvans commitment to School Library Service was amply visible in the deliberations of its teachers, students, parents and Library Staff.