The transformational learning culture at DLF Public School has received yet another affirmation. Principal Seema Jerath has been awarded the School Leadership Award in Bangalore by Mr. N.R. Narayana Murthy, Founder and Ex-Chairman, Infosys Limited for her passion and for initiating innovative learning practices. Under her leadership the school has been a trendsetter in the region with a unique mission of embarking each learner on a journey of self-discovery and self-learning while promoting the culture of research and innovation thereby creating an environment of ‘thinking critically & creatively’. Her exceptional contribution in strengthening the education system of India has been recognized by the Advaith Foundation, an institution that identifies, promotes and rewards exceptional contributions in the field of education and research across India, and is born out of the conviction that quality education is the cornerstone of all developmental progress in society.
One of the 8 National finalist shortlisted from over 600 applicants by a jury of esteemed educationists, she has been consistently endeavouring to contemporize present day school education in synergy with the school’s mission to change the world, one child at a time. The school believes in providing quality education to its learners by not just focusing on academic excellence but by developing necessary skills and attitudes required in these rapidly evolving times.
While congratulating the winners, Mr. Murthy said, “It is my firm belief that school leadership plays a pivotal role in strengthening the education system of India. It is very important that we recognise their passion and contributions. Today, it has been a privilege to be amongst the winners of the Advaith Foundation School Leadership Awards. I congratulate the winners for their exceptional achievements. I am sure that they, in turn, will inspire many more school leaders to achieve better learning outcomes for children across India over the years to come.”