Home > News & Events
Seminar on 21st Century Education

Eastern Public School Bhopal has organized a seminar on 21st Century Education on 2nd of May 2015, at Hotel Residency. Ellen Walter, US based IB educator who has served in Kodaikanal International School and Singapore International School Mumbai along with Umar Jaffar, the Director of Eastern Public School led the session. Umar Jaffar has held leadership positions in Pathways School Noida, Indus Hyderabad, Dhirubhai Ambani International School Mumbai and The International School of Bangalore.

While Mr Jaffar has presented various educational challenges of 21st century such as Growing interconnectedness, rapidly changing education scenario in the world and issues of un-employability, Ellen Walter has countered how International Baccalaureate Organization meets these challenges by developing Research, Application, Communication, Collaborative Skills that are the most essential skills the future students need to be equipped with. IB’s rigorous authorization processes, teacher training requirements, periodic quality evaluation are among the reasons for its growing popularity in India, said Ms Walter. Both Ms Walter and Mr Jaffar have shown clear mapping of how IB programmes make the students to become Open-minded, risk taking, reflective, caring and thinkers by meeting IB diploma requirements. Mr Krishnan, the Diploma Programme Coordinator of EPS said that Association of Indian Universities has recognized IB diploma as an equivalent programme to enter into Universities in India.


Contact Us

Eastern Public School

Ward no. 1, Abbas Nagar,
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh,
Pin code: 462036


Need more info?


News & Events


School Tour

EPS link