SCOUT & GUIDE
Scouting started in India in the year 1909.The first Guide Company in India was started in Jabalpur, Central India in 1911.The mission of Scouting is to contribute to the education of young people, through a value system based on the Scout Promise and Law to help build a better world where people are self-fulfilled as individuals and play a constructive role in society.Scout and Guide units are separate although they have some coeducational activities such as Jamborees, rallies, and conferences. Handicapped boys and girls also participate in the Scouting program.
The Scout & Guide Chapter in Vidya Knowledge Park was started in 2006 as a mandatory activity for B.Ed. program which comprises of 5 days hike camp culminating with an educational excursion. The purpose of the Scout &Guide Program is to make resourceful student teachers who are awarded badges and certificates at the successful completion of the programs, and these certificates gives special weightage to their resumes.