KMWSC conducted 4 days Barefoot Teachers Training at Youth Buddhist Society of India, in Sankisa famous Buddhist tourist place, 70 km interior of Etawah town, in U.P. from 20th to 23rd August 2018. In spite of rainy season which had flooded many parts of UP, two resource persons from KMWSC had travelled to Itawah, UP all the way from Kolkata. 35 candidates attended the training from Party park school run by the organisation, Youth Buddhist Society of India. There were 26 female and 9 male candidates. The teachers from the other schools were invited as well.
The training started in a friendly atmosphere and participants were given level-II training. The trainees were keen, excited and enthusiastic to begin the training programme.
The main features of the training were following:
The Director of the organization was impressed by the new way of teaching methodology. Even the participants were extremely happy to get the opportunity for the training. The participants and the director are so impressed and happy that they are willing to come to Kolkata and have one more training. One of the female candidates, Sandhya Boudha, age- 22 said, I am so happy to learn in a simple way and in creative ways. I can teach the children now with my new learning and I am sure the children will enjoy and benefit from me”.