Bala Vidya Mandir is consistently focusing on a holistic curriculum with active learning approach. In this context, the XI Standard batch of 2019-20 batch are designing and executing an exclusive Knowledge Disseminating Seminar – “Bala Vidya Mandir Young Entrepreneurs Conclave” on 29th November 2019 from 9.A.M-1.P.M. The students’ talent pool are segregated into various teams to play their leadership roles in planning and executing an event. They are coached by Mrs. Padmaja S. N – Victory Insights, the school’s Young Entrepreneur project consultant with a dynamic instructional design last four years on Skill Development, Experiential Learning modules with full support of the Management, and Principal Dr. Srinivasa Raghavan’s able leadership.
It started 4 academic years ago with some aesthetic and folk products like Madhubani Art; Warli Art; Calligraphy and other interactive sessions like Learn and Earn series; Meet the Expert; Stress Management; Psychology of Customers; Vision, Mission, Goal; that will be useful for the students in their daily lives, conducted by experts of the field.
Students were also given exciting and interesting activities like Market Research and experiential sessions on branding and marketing a product and how to sell them to different customers through the annual Young Entrepreneur Bazaar where students formed groups and sold their products in stalls to the different customers that visited the school for the Bazaar.
Later they got into full-fledged business concepts and critical thinking, money management, crisis management. Some of the professionals who came to inspire and impart knowledge in the students were Mahalakshmi Saravanan, Sooraj Viswanathan, Karthik Ramamoorthy, Dhamodharan, Sangeetha Sumesh, Kavitha, Karthik Nagarajan, Anthony, Durai Kandasamy, Jayanthi, Abirami Jawahar, Ranga Rao, and Ravi Padmanaban,Major Narayanan,Rama Prasad,Devi Meena,Vasu Anantharishnan,Arjoon Manohar, Sangeetha chordia,Monica chordia, Sandhya,and several others.We function as a Team with values.