The CBSE Capacity Building Workshop on Art Integration was conducted on September 2nd, 2023, at New Era Public School, Dwarka. This workshop aimed to emphasize the importance of integrating art with other subjects in the school curriculum. It saw enthusiastic participation not only from the host school but also from neighboring institutions. Dr. Meenakshi Narula, the Principal of Shemford Futuristic K-12 School, Auraiya, was the esteemed resource person for the event.
The workshop emphasized the significance of integrating art with other subjects in the curriculum. Art integration enhances creative thinking, problem-solving skills, and a deeper understanding of various topics. Benefits of Art Integration were discussed. It enhances student engagement and motivation, promotes inter-disciplinary learning, fosters creativity and self-expression, improves critical thinking and analytical skills and encourages holistic development. The workshop discussed effective strategies and approaches for seamlessly integrating art into subjects like science, mathematics, history, and literature.
Participants were actively engaged in various hands-on activities that demonstrated practical ways to incorporate art into different subjects. These activities included art projects, group discussions, and collaborative learning exercises. Educators shared their experiences and best practices in art integration, providing valuable insights into successful implementation.
The participants enthusiastically embraced the workshop's activities and discussions. The vibrant exchange of ideas and experiences among educators from different schools added depth to the workshop's proceedings. The workshop was an enriching experience for all attendees. Dr. Meenakshi Narula's guidance and the active participation of educators from various schools made it a successful event.