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DIET undertakes educational projects
Our Correspondent

Ludhiana, January 18
The Principal of the District Institute of Education and Training (DIET), Jagraon, Ms Usha Sidhu, has undertaken two special projects under the total quality management programme to promote academic excellence and beautify the campus. The first project deals with effectiveness of students' teaching practice (TP) better known as School Experience Programme (SEP).The project has been undertaken under the guidelines of the Punjab State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT), Chandigarh. All boy and girl students of the IInd year, fourth semester of the ETT course will have to teach english, punjabi, science, social studies, art and health education to elementary classes of government schools under the supervision of the DIET faculty.

The second project deals with the beautification of the campus. About 150 students have been allocated specific areas or classrooms which they will have to clean regularly, plant flowers, saplings and irrigate them regularly. The class rooms have also been decorated with charts and posters.

Prof Baldev Singh, media in-charge of the DIET, while addressing a press conference remarked that with the beautification project had received appreciation from all staff members, students and local people. 



Ridhi wins two medals
Tribune News Service

Ludhiana, January 18
Ridhi Nayyar of the Guru Nanak Institute of Management and Technology here bagged two medals in the North Zone Inter-varsity Youth Festival held at Kurukshetra University from January 12 to 16.

As many as 22 universities of the north region participated in this five-day youth festival. Ridhi Nayyar impressed the audience with her captivating performance in the western solo vocal event. Her laudable performance earned her the bronze medal in this category. She also won a bronze medal in the western group song.


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