Located in Ahmedabad, ADEPT the in-house teacher training centre of MGIS, opens its doors for the first time to interested teachers across the world.
We are willing to share our pedagogical secrets for the benefit of the larger teaching community and millions of students who will be touched by them.
Be the change. Be part of this educational movement.
ADEPT stands for Applied Development in Education Programmes and Trainings, it is the teacher training centre housed in Mahatma Gandhi International School. The trainings are delivered by the core team of Mahatma Gandhi International School in a visionary effort to share the successful teaching methodology of the school to interested teachers across the world.
In addition to providing induction teacher trainings and continual professional development to MGIS teachers, it also provides training modules which are open to the interested teachers. ‘Generated Resource Learning’ pedagogy was developed at MGIS, and ADEPT is the hub of disseminating innovative teaching techniques that have been successfully implemented, perfected and developed at MGIS.
The objective of the trainings is to increase human knowledge and understanding of holistic child development through action research in the classroom and teacher training across the world; making a difference in the field of education one student at a time, one educator at a time.
Interested teachers can opt for:
GRL Level 1 : INTRODUCTION TO MGIS TEACHING METHODOLOGY
Based on the tenets of experiential learning, the three day foundation course will appraise you how to develop the curriculum for your class through projects. It will also give the framework for developing fun assessment tasks for the learners.
GRL Level 2 : MGIS METHODOLOGY TO PREPARE LEADERS OF TOMORROW
Using techniques inspired from Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Gestalt, yoga etc. the second level workshop will focus on helping teachers create a learning environment to groom leaders of tomorrow, equipped with skills and abilities to face a fast changing world. This level also focuses on the well-being of the students and proposes democratic schooling, by fostering students to self govern themselves through democratic processes, communicate their needs and have a voice and sense of agency.
GRL Level 3 : ADDRESSING THE SPIRITUAL DIMENSION IN THE CURRICULUM
This is a teacher training that focuses on the Expansion of Consciousness. This training allows teachers to go deeper within their sub-conscious by learning different techniques of mindfulness with various strategies to relax the mind from beta levels of the brain to alpha and theta levels for example. These strategies are explored in the context of its educational potential as well as its potential for personal growth of the teacher.
GRL Level 4 : TRAIN-THE-TEACHER
Teachers who successfully complete all three levels that encompass the body, the mind and the soul through a phased approach to teacher training become eligible to become a GRL teacher trainer.