On August 13, 2014 the students of class X attended a very interesting and enriching session on effective communication both in written as well as spoken English. The resource person was Mr. Bruce Weitzman, an honours graduate from the reputed Harvard Law School, USA. Mr. Weitzman has conducted numerous workshops on ‘Communication & Writing Skills’ in many of the reputed educational institutes in India, namely – the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, NALSAR University of Law Hyderabad, Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi, KIIT Bhubaneswar and many more.
Mr. Weitzman successfully interacted with the students giving them valuable tips on being precise, logical and clear about what they write. He instructed the students to avoid using flowery language and concentrate on using simple and grammatically correct language. Mr.Weitzman very patiently satisfied the many queries of the students regarding the ‘dos and don’ts’ for the betterment of their writing skills. The students clearly understood the significance of possessing good communication skills. The students were able to connect with the speaker as he was quite humorous.
The session ended with the students thanking the speaker for an enlightening and fruitful discourse.