Jalandhar June 25 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- To keep the educators well-informed and updated with latest pedagogical skills, Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar organized a week long Faculty Development Programme under the inspiring support of Principal Prof. Dr. (Mrs.) Ajay Sareen. The Resource Person of the second vibrant day of the FDP titled, “Guru Siddhta- Advances in Teaching and Learning Pedagogies”, Dr. Sandesha Rayapa, Asstt. Prof. JNU, Delhi was accorded a green welcome by Principal Dr. Ajay Sareen, Dr. Seema Marwaha, Dr. Neelam Sharma, Dr. Anjana Bhatia, Dr. Harpreet Singh and Mrs. Saloni Sharma. Dr. Sandesha Rayapa is an Asstt. Prof. from Linguistic Empowerment Cell, JNU. The day began with Lighting of Lamp and recital of DAV Anthem. Dr. Harpreet Singh offered a formal introduction to the Resource Person. Principal Dr. Ajay Sareen in her welcome note expressed her delight for having Dr. Sandesha as the Speaker of the day. She also remarked that such enrichment programmes are a must for the teachers to keep them well versed with the current requirements. The session initiated with an ice breaking task to know one another better. Emphasizing on the need of connecting with the listeners, Dr. Sandesha expounded her views on 21st Century Life and Communication Skills and Netiquettes through three sessions. Supported with a number of activities, the lively discourse aimed to make optimum use of technology in online as well as on site teaching. Dr. Sandesha told about twelve skills of Critical Thinking, Creativity, Collaboration, Communication Information Technology, Media Literacy, Technology Literature, Flexibility, Leadership, Initiative, Productivity and Social Skills. She differentiated between communication and effective communication and gave effective tips on enhancing the teaching-learning process. She focussed on making the process experiential and interactive. She also highlighted some points on Academic Writing. Towards the end Dr. Neelam Sharma read the report of the previous day. The vote of thanks was presented by Dr. Sakshi. The stage was hosted by Dr. Nitika Kapoor.