Three years of ‘Happiness Curriculum’ in Delhi schools: The Tribune India
New Delhi, July 3
The Delhi government on Friday celebrated the third anniversary of its “happiness curriculum” for public school students in the nation’s capital.
During the celebrations, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia interacted with students and teachers from several schools under the Delhi government.
Sisodia, who also holds the education portfolio, said it is a matter of joy to hear that the happiness program has made a difference in the lives of children, their families and also their teachers.
“Over the next 10 years, children will fully embrace happiness in their lives, which will become an important component of their daily lives,” said Sisodia.
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi introduced the Happiness Program in public schools on July 2, 2018. The goal is to improve the mental well-being of students, and it teaches mindfulness, socio-emotional learning, critical thinking, problem solving and relationship building.
Recently, the Delhi Government’s Department of Education (DoE) advised all private schools in the nation’s capital to adopt the Happiness Program to Release Anxiety, Stress and Depression Children May Face. due to the Covid-19 pandemic. IANS