|MAAD activities on Independence Day in Mahagaon Tribal School (Aug 15, 2014) As part of Independence Day celebrations on Aug 15, 2014, students and staff in the Mahagaon Tribal Welfare School hoisted the flag, organised Music and Dance programs and received prizes for their participation in various events. These celebrations give an opportunity for the tribal students to showcase the skills they learn under the Chetna -Felissimo sponsored MAAD (Music, Agriculture, Art and Dance ) program under the Peace by Peace project.|
MAAD Workshop for Parateachers and Field Coordinators (July 2014)
After a successful 3-day workshop in Utnoor, a similar workshop was organised in Bhavanipatna for Chetna's parateachers, block coordinators and field workers about the concept and goals of MAAD (Music, Art, Agriculture and Dance) program. Intensive participative sessions were held on the philosophy of the MAAD programme, its components, role of parateachers, child rights, integration of organic agriculture with school curriculum, integration of Music, Art and Dance with agriculture and developing a timeline of activities for the parateachers. These participants are the actual delivery agents for the ambitious MAAD program and would go on to execute the program in the government schools where they have been placed. MAAD is a vital component of the educational support programme in the Peace by Peace program initiated by Chetna Organic and supported by Felissimo corporation, Japan. The workshop was held between July 23-25 in Bhavanipatna.