SANKHALI: Biology Teachers Association of Goa (BIOTAG) at a meeting held at Vidhya Prabhodini Higher Secondary School, Porvorim have planned to host an environment related activities for the biology teachers, biology laboratory assistants and students across the state of Goa to promote an interest in biology and environment among the younger generation.
Among the activities planned for the year 2017-2018 are: State level environment quiz for students, workshops for biology teachers on different topics, syllabus discussion and hands on practical experiments. A study track, visits to places of academic importance for Biology teachers will also be held.
Meanwhile, Shubhada Shirodkar was elected as the president of the Biology Teachers Association of Goa (BIOTAG) for the second time at a meeting held at Vidhya Prabhodini Higher Secondary School, Porvorim.
The other members of the executive committee for the term 2017-2019 are vice president Chandralekha Mestri, secretary Sharmila Madkaikar, joint secretary Yogita Borkar, treasurer Udhav Kanekar, joint treasurer Shubhada Bandodkar. Members: Leena Gaad, Rolita Pires, Shabana Sarkawas and Supriya Desai.