by Dayanand Patil
WALVANDA-MAHARASHTRA, FEBRUARY 21, 2014: Bosco Samajik Vikas Sanstha (BSVS) has organized several career guidance programmes for the High School, Higher Secondary School and Ashram School children in Jawhar and Mokhada Talukas of Thane district. In every programme about 100 to 200 children were present along with their teachers and headmaster. In some of the villages the Sarpanch as well as the members of the Gram Panchayat were present for the programme.
The programme was planned and implemented under the guidance of Fr. Anaclete D’Mello, Director BSVS. Mr. Dayanand Patil conducted two to three hours session in each school on career guidance. Special emphasis was given to the careers which required average eligibility criteria. Details about various reservation opportunities were also provided to the children.
The outcome of these seesions was very encouraging. Several school headmasters told to BSVS that they would have this programme again in their schools. The members of the Gram Panchayat were also very enthusiastic about these sessions. The children were very positive about the sessions. They listened attentively and asked several questions.
The entire programme was very useful for the target group.