Goa State Commission for Protection of Child Rights will conduct a workshop on issues regarding Corporal Punishment and Right to Education.

This awareness programme is in collaboration with Sarva Shikhsha Abhiyan. It is to be held on 24/03/2017 at Main Hall, Institute Menezes Braganza to sensitize Headmasters of Secondary schools on this issue.

The 3 hours programme will have a detailed discussion on the following topics: Corporal Punishment in schools by Adv. Emidio Pinho, Coordinator, SCAN;; How learning affects behaviour by Dr. Nandita DeSouza, Developmental Prediatrician and Director, Sethu and RTE & inclusive education for special needs children by Mr. Subhash Thakur Desai, State Coordinator for inclusive education SSA.