'Education and Careers of Tomorrow' with Dr. Amrita Dass
Shiv Nadar School Faridabad conducted the 2nd session of Career Bootcamp series titled “Education and Careers of Tomorrow” on 21st April 2023, which turned out to be a resounding success. The session was organized to provide students and parents with insights into the changing scenario of education and careers in the future.
The keynote speaker at the event was Dr. Amrita Dass, an eminent educationist and career consultant in the country. Dr. Dass is the Founder-Director of the Institute of Career Studies and the Chairman & Managing Director of ICS Education Ltd. She has the credit of pioneering career counseling and guidance services in India.
The session covered various aspects of education and career, including the ability to differentiate between true and false, education 5.0, increasing global opportunities, the importance of practice, and breaking the myth of subject choices. Dr. Dass shared valuable insights on how students can identify their true potential, set their goals, and reach their desired career destination.
Dr. Dass urged students to ask themselves five important questions during the session: Who am I, where am I, where do I want to go now, how will I reach there, and what do I need to do? These questions helped students gain a better understanding of their strengths, weaknesses, and areas of interest, which could help them choose the right career path. The session was attended by parents and students from various classes who found it informative, inspiring, and engaging. The students were enthusiastic and actively participated in the discussion, raising several questions and doubts that were clarified by Dr. Dass.
The Career Bootcamp Session was a great success, providing students with valuable insights into the education and careers of tomorrow. It was an excellent opportunity for students to gain knowledge, explore various career options, and interact with a leading educationist and career consultant in the country. It was a well-organized and thoughtful event that is sure to have a positive impact on the student’s future endeavours’.