Archive for February, 2011

Seventh batch completes training at Insight

Monday, February 28th, 2011

Orientation before the final   Oral test


With the IGNOU examination held on 24 February 2011, the classes for the seventh batch of Communication and Soft Skill Development came to a close at the Insight centre in Vellayambalam. Twenty visually challenged participants of the Insight training programme, that began on 3 January 2011, gave the test. Prof. T U K Menon, programme-in-charge officer, IGNOU, oversaw the exam procedures.


Workshop for teachers at Nemom school

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

Maiden keystroke Teachers turn students


Teachers of Government U P School, Nemom, had a first taste of accessible technology for children with special needs at a workshop conducted by Insight. The one-day workshop was held on 31 January 2011 at the school. The teachers were introduced to the rudiments of Gcompris, an educational suite for children, customized by Insight to adapt to the needs of special children. Insight also helped the school to assemble an Integrated Education lab for children with mental health difficulties.