Updated: Apr 28
New Delhi :
The National Career Counsellors Network (NCCN) presented the 2nd year of the Excellence Awards at 2nd Edition Career Hackathon on Friday the 24th April 2020. The Virtual event witnessed the presence of Educators, Schools, Universities, Students and Career Counsellors that are leading the way in education and skill industry with innovation and sustainable development goals. The 2nd edition of Career Hackathon marked its success. The Virtual event where the delegates listened to Dr Manish Kumar CEO & MD of NSDC; Anil Swarup Former Secretary School Education, Dr Ashok Pandey, Dr Vishal Talwar Dean BML Munjal University, Dr Blossom Kocchar from Beauty & Wellness Sector Skill Council, Nikhil Desai the International Motivational Speaker, Ms Mamta Saikia CEO Bharti Foundation, Ms Aparna Magee Principal Ramagya Group of Schools, Mr Anantha Krishnan B operational head Kalorex group of Schools, Brig (Dr) Sunil Moudgil( Retd) the leadership coach, Dr Anju Chawla - Emotional Wellness Coach, Karan Verma The Author & Entrepreneur, Sushnato Dutta Founder Chirpin Marketing Pvt Ltd & Jeena Earthiva India's first Conscious Music Coach. Nikhil Desai, The International Motivational speaker, noted the significant role that the Excellent Awards played in highlighting and supporting the leading Education fraternity in the Sustainable Development Goals & finding innovative methodologies and recognised the compelling entries that were submitted this year from across the country. Sunanda Rao, General Secretary of the Excellence Awards, said that “Sustainability & Innovation are the two key drivers for growth across our green economy. It helps us find new ways to manage our environmental footprint and helping to put schooling on a more sustainable footing. The substantial progress made over the last few years by Schools, Educators, Startups received the award on 24th April 2020. The Excellence Awards 2020 winners in Best Practicing School Category - #salute2teachers Online classes with innovation, engagement, extracurricular fiesta, emotional wellbeing & edutainment 1) Calorex School Ahmedabad - Principal Ms Nirali accepted the award on behalf of School. 2) Ramagya Group of Schools NOIDA - Principal Ms Aparna Magee received the award on behalf of School. Category -Sustainable Development Goals Teacher talks, Students workshops, Best Practices 1) Modern Public School - Principal Ms Alka Kapur received Award on behalf of School. 2) SDSM Jamshedpur - Ms Abha Vishwakarma won the on behalf of School. The complete list of Excellence Awards winners is below: Social Entrepreneur categories Winner: 1) Ramagya Foundation 2) Nishtha Khunger - Jaagriti Foundation 3) Soul Searchers Innovative Concepts Students Category Young Entrepreneurs Nexus - Siddharth Rao & Mrinank the outgoing class XII students of Mann School received the award for the unique mentorship program they launched for class XI & XII students to ignite the young minds for entrepreneurship. Startup & Entrepreneurs Best Schools near Me -Kranti Parasher & Sunny Rathor received this award for the virtual school directory. ALT Enterprises - Atul Puri received the award for the Out of Box creatives Digital Business Media - Uday N Jha received the award for the user-friendly services with the best turn around services. Chirpin Marketing Agency - Sushnato Dutta received the award for providing startup-friendly services 72 DPI Skillz Pvt Ltd - Sony Samal from Bhubaneswar received the award for the emerging entrepreneur in digital brand management Mithilesh S Sharma - An educator from Mumbai bagged the award of his exemplary skills in innovation teaching students. In addition to the Excellence Awards judging, the 2020 awards also incorporated several other benefits for entrants, and we are very grateful to these generous supporters: •K12 News continues to offer the winners and the overall winner promotional support in respect of their success at the awards. *Career Beacon offered to all entrants with a one-pager advertorial in their Magazine. Conccept offered all winners an assessment of their Executive Summary & Mid Career Counselling for all entries. Contact: Sunanda Rao - email@example.com Kavita Rai -firstname.lastname@example.org Excellence Awards Designed to highlight innovation, sustainable development initiatives and the holistic environmental benefit that are most likely to or are already creating a real impact in the market, they are a means of disseminating the successes to support further development. Judges: The jury was an independent panel of recognized experts covering all the sectors drawn from academia, and institutes, independent experts and government departments. In particular, the judges included individuals whose full or part-time roles extend to representing Education and Career Coaching. K12 News & Career Beacon partnered for the Excellence Awards in 2019 & 2020. The event has gained a substantial following as the only awards have attracted the interest of schools, educators, Career Counsellors, both large and small which are leading the development of sustainable development, Social entrepreneurs and Startups.