Episode-24

Helping Children Understand Discipline

"Discipline is about doing what's needed, when it's needed."

There are a lot of myths about Discipline and the ways to helping children to inculcate it. Also, it is portrayed as a shackle in the popular culture. Discipline, if practiced in it's true sense, can be liberating and can empower the children to achieve their goals.

In Conversation With

Geetha Jayachandran

Educationalist & Academic Administrator
Principal, Yuvabharathi Public School

In a career spanning 20 years, she has held several positions – from teacher to P.G. As the Principal, Ms.Jayachandran has brought many changes in the curriculum of the school by fostering it with new approaches and inclusive practices.

Ms Jayachandran has been instrumental in winning many national and international awards for her school. She has won several prestigious awards for her efforts including, Scoolstars Leadership Awards for excellence, Iconic Women Achievers Award, National Leadership Award for leadership in co-curricular education.

She is a resource person for Capacity building training programmes at national level organised by CBSE COE. She is a Member of Inspection Committee for the Inspection of Schools for Grant of Composite Provisional Affiliation up to Secondary level. She is the Treasurer of Kovai Sahodaya and has served as the Treasurer of Coimbatore Sahodaya School Complex, for two consecutive terms. She published a paper on the Stress level of CBSE school teachers and CCE and has visited Finland to study the modern concepts of Education.