Knowledge, we believe, is an eternal quest of which learning forms an essential component. The present century has noted the global trend of unprecedented explosion of knowledge in different spheres. It has led to new technologies and we, at DPS BURDWAN have been quick to capitalize on this essential component – bringing technology into the classroom has given vent to the ‘Smart Class’. The Smart Class has facilitated better comprehension and improved learning and reiterated the fact that technology is an integral part of the school system.
Today, Mathematics is no more about abstract concepts. Students need to visualize, feel and experience Maths, like never before. The Math Lab enables creative learning, verifying and visualizing mathematical concepts in a ‘fun’ way. It inculcates learning through ‘Applied Reasoning’. This learner- centred approach to Maths, using interactive technology tools, together with hands-on activities, helps every child to imagine, investigate and interact effectively. It is an inspiration for ‘out-of-the-box’ thinking.
English lab has several books, journal, CD’s DVD’s which are used by the children to enhance their comprehension and listening skills. There are word cards and worksheets to improve their vocabulary and improve their use. On the whole children loves this.
We are one of the few schools to set up a lab for social studies. It has models, maps, etc It ensures that students stays updated in the field of social science. The knowledge of social science would lay a strong foundation of an analytical and creative mind.
LIBRARY MEDIA CENTRE
In our well-equipped school library students have access to a variety of resources. The goal of the school library media centre is to ensure that all members of the school community have equitable access to books and reading, information, etc
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY LAB
In the global world, computer education has become very important. Computer Lab helps the student to gain theoretical and practical knowledge of computer and its peripherals, Programming languages etc.
The main purpose of audio visual technology is to improve communications. It also helps to improve the way we impart information/education. Audio-Visual supports verbal communications we make. So it helps the students to concentrate and grasp the information more easily. It takes lesser time to conduct a class with efficiency and accuracy. In an Audio-Visual classroom a student feels more involved. It reduces the distraction level and ensures effective communication between the students and the teachers.
The teaching of Values has always been happening at DPS. It’s happening with a difference this year – a bright set of textbooks with interesting stories, anecdotes, and activities have been garnered into action to help education with value.
Value education for various classes focuses on a set of values specifically structured in a graded manner to suit different age groups. A fun way not only to learn but practice essential attributes!