A workshop on ‘Effective Teaching and Use of Technology in Classroom’ was held on 15 May, 2018 headed by an esteemed resource person, Dr. T. P. Sasikumar, an eminent scientist, motivational speaker and a life coach. Dr. T. P. Sasikumar has been working as a scientist in the Space Department for two decades since 1989. He was the Director of UGC Academic Staff College at Calicut University in Kerala and went on to serve as a Deputy Director at Directorate General of Security, Cabinet Secretariat, New Delhi before taking a voluntary retirement in 2009. Dr. T. P. Sasikumar conducts life un-conferencing camps at his 200-year-old home, Jnanam in Naduvil, Kannur, Kerala and builds values among the youth by leading as an example. The essence of the workshop was to motivate the teachers to make a difference in the lives of students. He said that a teacher has to be passionate and should practise his skills before he teaches his students. He further added that children should come prepared to ask questions on the topic that would be taught on that day. He could prove that any topic could be discussed in the light of any subject, which made it all the more interesting. He took the audience through a series of strategies that he had employed in his teaching, which was an amazing experience. It left an indelible mark in the hearts and minds of all those who were present for the session and brought about a transformation in the attitude of all the teachers who believed that they could walk the extra mile to touch human lives and realize their goal of being a true teacher.

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