Cultural Exchange Program


GREENWAY MODERN SCHOOL – AN INTERNATIONAL DIMENSION

For the 3rd consecutive year, Greenway Modern School, Dilshad Garden, felt proud to be associated with Russia, for the Indo-Russian Student Exchange Program. A group of 5 students were selected for the exchange program and were accompanied by a teacher, Mrs. Poonam Makhija, to Ivanteyevka, Russia, from October 9th to October 16th.

The students and the teacher were greeted very warmly by the Russian School Staff and students on their arrival. Everybody was escorted to the school officially to meet their respective Russian partners and from there, began the journey of the cultural exchange. Greenwanians were heartfully welcomed by the Russian students’s family to stay with them and be a part of their own culture.

On the day of arrival, after the students got comfortable with their host families, they were taken for a short excursion around the Ivanteyevka town.

Day 2 was full of activities for the students as they were taken to the school, where they attended Russian lessons, communicated with the fellow Russian students, and later were taken to the Centre of Creativity, and indulged in creative workshops.

Day 3 was scheduled for a visit to the Nursery School No. 15, Rucheek. After which, everyone enjoyed a pleasant walk around Moscow.

Day 4 was the day at the respective Host families, where they could get familiar with the people, culture and their warmth.

Day 5 had been scheduled for a visit to the mesmerising city of Alexandrovskaya Sloboda, where one could truly live the traditions of Russia.

Day 6 was full of adventure, as the students participated in various sports events at the sports centre Olymp. Our students made us proud by bagging 1st position in various events. After which, the students showcased the Indian culture via a splendid dance performance which was loved by all.

The Russian Principals were presented with a token of friendship on behalf of our Principal, Mr. Mohit Sachdeva.

Day 7 was full of emotions as it was the day of departure from the beloved Russian partners. 

And with that, this beautiful journey came to an end for this year, with a promise of making the next one, even better.

Visit to South Korea

‘A dream becomes a goal when action is taken towards its achievement’.

With an another roaring success, Greenway Modern School, Dilshad Garden had witnessed a triumphal completion of its second exchange programme with Sangwon Elementary School, Daejeon ( South Korea ).

A group of 15 students along with the Principal, Mr Mohit Sachdeva and Three Teaching Staff went to South Korea for an Exchange Proramme from 5th to 13th October 2019. To get to know more about the Korean culture and traditions, the students were made to stay with the host families to make the bond of friendship of the two countries a balanced equation, transcending all barriers.

This, a seven day stay brought the two nations into one frame. A two day trip to SEOUL was a fortuity for all to know the place better. The visit to the Aquarium, Science Park, Daejeon Traditional Market, so on and so forth was a conspicuous and note worthy experience. The Korean music played with the traditional instruments was like a delight to ears. The Korean cuisine was a delicacy. The cultural programme staged and effectuated by our students was the magnum opus. This exchange programme has tied the two countries, India and South Korea, in the firmest bond of friendship. Click here to view more photographs

Indo Korean Artistic Path

On 14th August 2019, the students of Greenway Modern School got the opportunity to visit the Art Exhibition Ceremony at the National Gallery of Modern Art, in collaboration with Korean Cultural Center as. In a tie up to establish an indo Korean relations. The Art Exhibition showed a combination of Indian and Korean art with the help of Daegu Art Museum.

The Director General of NGMA Mr. Adwaita Gadnayaka addressed the esteemed guests with his warm words and lauded the efforts and cooperation of the Korean delegates.

The Director of Korean Cultural Centre, greeted the gathering and congratulated the students.

After the lightning of the lamp and the exchange of pleasantries, the choir of GMS sang their beautiful rendition of ‘Arirang’ a Korean folk song about war and hardships.

Their melodic voices and accurate pronunciation left the Audience Awestruck. They were commended by the Korean Guests and represented the Pride of being greenwanians. Click here to view more photographs.  

AN ANOTHER ACCOLADE TO GREEENWAY MODERN SCHOOL - 05.04.2019

This year, Greenway Modern  School, Dilshad Garden has got an another feather added to its cap by extending hands in cultural exchange to Netherlands. On April 5 2019, an informative educational session was conducted at Netherland  Embassy . The session was partaken by         Ms. Jaishree Shreedhar, the activity and Exchange Program Coordinator of the school.
The organisers and facilitators of the event made the attendees aware about the various universities, courses and the scholarship programs which can be availed to the students after 12th. A discussion was also held keeping forth the various possibilities for the exchange Program with regard to Greenway Modern School and Schools at Netherlands. It was a constructive and productive discussion that rendered many  possibilities for the Exchange Program to take place in future. 

 

RUSSIAN CULTURAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMME 13TH OCT – 19TH OCT 2018
Greenway Modern School 
regard education as the key to success and commit resources in nurturing our new generation Education helps to unleash people’s potential and should enhance their virtues as well as competitiveness. For the second consecutive year a group of Greenwanians along with the Vice Principal Mr. Tarun Sachdeva and two teachers Mrs. Yogyata Mathur and Ms. Mamta were the part of this exchange programme to Russia.

This cultural program was to foster mutual understanding and promote educational and cultural exchange between India & Russia. It provided opportunity to the students for experiencing different culture and broaden their horizons as well as participating teachers. It was also a good platform to exchange views with fellow educators, share experience and foster partnership. This time the teachers Mrs. Yogyata Mathur(Biology) and Ms. Mamta (Social Science) got the opportunity to give lecture to Russian students along with culture exchange. Lectures caused a huge interest and Russian students had successfully overcame the language barrier too. Our students from classes 7 – 10 participated in sports competition, arts competition and even got opportunities to learn their tradition, Russian dance etc. In this globalized era, people who are able to adjust to different environment embrace changes and celebrate diversities and are able of rising to the challenges ahead.

“You can learn more by travelling a 1000 miles than by reading a 1000 books”

The exchange program allowed students to travel and meet people from different cultural, religious and socio-economic backgrounds and develop a greater understanding of diversity in the process. They also learnt to cultivate positive relationships with others, appreciate a broader  perspective and acquired the knowledge and skills for participating in multi- cultural societies and by applying what they have learnt. They can not only save a better future for their own, but for the community, the country and the world for all. Vice Principal Mr. Tarun Sachdeva thanked Russians for their unconditional support for the exchange programme that lasted one week and for devoting their time and efforts for putting together days of exciting and enriching activities for students and teachers. Click here to view photographs.

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