Pune, August 2015 : Today, the earth is ruined by humans in the name of development. Conservation of nature is todays necessity for existence of humans also other living things. So education about the environment is essential across the globe. Today’s generation need to be trained for conservation and regeneration of the environment. For this purpose, educators i.e. teachers must be aware about the subject before that.
So TERRE Policy centre in association with Maharashtra Education Board and MIT education group has launched a book named “TERRE Environment Education Kit” on 25th July at MIT School of Management. The kit consists of a book which is very helpful for the teachers who are the guide for the next generation also beneficial for the school & college going students.
Intellectual personalities from different fields were guests of the programme such as Mr. G.K. Mhamane, Chairman of SSC & HSC board; Mr. Madhav Gokhale, editor chief, Sakal; Mr. Krushna kant Patil, Secretary, Maharashtra education board; Dr. Shivajirao shelke, research officer, Maharashtra education board; Mr. Sunil Bhide, CA; Mrs. Anjali Sane, Head, BBA dept. MIT; Dr. Vinitaa Apte, President, TERRE Policy Centre.
Central Environmental Minister Mr. Prakash Javdekar was also keen to be a part of the programme that he converse with the audience by audio visual conference. After the inaugural function, different sections were held to educate the teachers. The sections include interest building among the children even the teachers, guideline for academic procedures regarding the subject for teachers etc.