As the National Education Policy (NEP), 2020 highlights the importance of reading and recommends making available quality literature for children to build a culture of reading across the country. As per the CBSE circular Heritage started Reading Mission from 19Jun 2023 in the school to achieve this goal, and to promote the joy of reading said Mrs Renu Patil (Principal, Heritage International School.
Honouring the father of the Library Movement, the late P.N. Panicker, 19th June is being celebrated as Reading Day and the following week as Reading Week. Started as a Reading Day Celebration on 19th June 1996, it has become a mass movement to promote the culture of reading and give message to ‘Read and Grow’
Under this Reading Mission, the school is having Budding Authors Programme to provide students a platform to engage in reading different types of stories and learning to write effectively , to make reading an engaging and rewarding experience for students of all ages.
In order to motivate learners to actively engage with reading tasks, top readers , this Mission aligns with the NEPs goals of developing higher order skills- creativity, critical thinking, problem solving, visualization, and idea generation, by providing a well-designed, levelized and adaptive, one-stop platform.
Honble school management members Mr. Krishna Bhilare(Founder, President), Mrs Sangeeta Bhilare (Secretary)Mr Kunal Bhilare (Director) Mrs Yashaswini Bhilare ( Admin manager) appreciated the staff and the students for their initiative for mass reading mission.