Registration Opens for the Summer Leadership Programme at The Doon School, Dehradun

Bangalore, March 26, 2017 – The Doon School, India’s pre-eminent boarding school has announced its Residential ‘Summer @ Doon Leadership Programme’ from 3rd June to 17th June, 2017. The programme is open for all aspiring girls and boys in grades 9-12 who are passionate about making a positive impact on the world around them.

Application for this programme closes on April15, 2017.

This dynamic and thought provoking leadershipprogramme will be a blend of Socratic dialogues, leadership case studies,design thinking, creative experiential learning, motivational lectures, outdooradventures, self-reflection and group interaction. The programme will allowstudents to expand their horizons across multiple disciplines and learn throughthe lenses of history, geography, philosophy and economics.

A critically important element will be therelationship between leadership, social service as well as social andenvironmental responsibility. This programme will ensure that boys and girlsreceive a profound understanding of what successful leadership is all about andwhat is required to demonstrate it in the twenty-first century in the contextto developing society in an increasingly globalized world. The programme willbe taught by many of the school’s experienced staff as well as by alumni andother special guests.

“The Doon School has long been associated withinnovative thinking and leadership and is passionate about being at theforefront of educational opportunity for its students”, said Mr.Matthew Raggett, Headmaster.“Summer at Doon seeks to create a very specialexperience that will enable a wider student body of girls and boys to discoveressential qualities within themselves that will help them on their journey ofaction, leadership, service and fulfillment.”

“The two week long programme will be an adventure thatpromises to be challenging and intellectually demanding, enabling students to meetand make like-minded friends, and to learn from each other and the adultsleading Summer at Doon”, added Mr. Raggett.

The course opened in 2014 and received ravereviews. Some past students have said, This coursehas helped me get in touch with that innovative spark that was present in me...- Krish Mehtani, Maharashtra.

I am way more confident and don’t depend on peoplearound me to complete my daily tasks anymore. I have experienced a big changein me and the way I look at the world. - Vaani Gupta, Delhi

For more details about the Summer Leadershipprogramme, email Ms Abia Qezilbash orTel. +91-(0)135-2526516 or Visit the website 

Link to the pictures from the 2014, 2015 & 2016 Summerat Doon Programme  

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