Seminar on Teaching and Staff Improvement
Jun 08 2016

Two days seminar on teaching and staff improvement was conducted on 30.05.2016 and 31.05.2016 at Don Bosco College of Agriculture (DBCA), Sagaythottam. All the teaching staff of Don Bosco College of Agriculture and Sagayathottam Institute of Agriculture and Rural Development were the participants. The seminar started with inaugural function in the presence of management council. On the first day staff were trained by Rev. Fr. Dr. C.M. Varghese, Rector of Sagayathottam and Secretary, DBCA.
In the morning session he discussed about the importance of correct attitude of students and teachers. The staff were then divided into groups and asked to do SWOT (Strength, Weakness, Opportunity and Threats) analysis about College.
In the afternoon session, he presented about teaching ethics viz.,

  •  Setting high standards in teaching
  • Developing a caring attitude
  • Knowing the students
  • Personal contact and encouragement
  • The courage to forgive and
  • Allow creativity

On the second day Rev. Fr. Jose sdb, Don Bosco Renewal Centre, Bengaluru trained the staff.In the morning session he trained the staff on various topics

1. “A check on your vision of self, Self - Image & Self – Esteem”

2.  “How to overcome the inferiority complex while teaching”

3. “Assumptions of teachers”

In the afternoon session, the topics covered were:
1. “Ten rules to be a teacher”
2. “A Teachers Imagination”
3. “Education in 21st Century”
The feedback from participants indicated that the training was useful and sensitized them to care for the students and gave them useful tips for effective teaching.



Location Map


  • Don Bosco College of Agriculture,
    (DBCA) Sagayathottam
    Pudukkesawaram Village
    Takkolam, Vellore (Dist)
    Tamil Nadu - 631151
  • 9385201408