ITC’s Classmate, has launched a National Multi-Skill competition for school students – CLASSMATE ALLROUNDER 2022. It is open to all students from Grades 5 to 10 of schools interested in registration – Grades 5 to 7 in the Junior category and Grades 8 to 10 in the Senior category. Students will be judged on multiple parameters like Academics, Co-Curricular, Fitness, Talent, Emotional Quotient (EQ), Intelligence Quotient (IQ), Digital Quotient (DQ), Community Focus and Life Skills.
Classmate All Rounder will be conducted in 3 Levels – School, City & National and with each level having a set of competitions which will evaluate multiple skills across academic, co-curricular and extra-curricular. To spread awareness about the unique competition amongst students, Classmate has launched a video in their social media channel.
Link to the video – https://youtu.be/LyHRQiz5mUc
Top 4 winners (2 from Junior category & 2 from Senior category) in the National Round will be awarded the title of the Classmate All Rounders 2022 and will each receive a cash prize of Rs. 1,00,000/-.
The competition is aligned with one of the fundamental principles of the Government’s Education Policy – recognizing, identifying, and fostering the unique capabilities of each student, by sensitizing teachers as well as parents to promote the student’s holistic development in both academic and non-academic spheres. Through this initiative, Classmate aspires to reach nearly 3 lakh students in over 1000 schools across 13 cities.
Speaking about the initiative, Vikas Gupta, Divisional Chief Executive, Education and Stationary Products Business, ITC Limited, said, “As the leading notebooks brand of India, Classmate has always believed in inculcating the joy of learning in students. With the launch of the Classmate Allrounder – our first flagship multi-skill talent hunt for students we aspire to facilitate holistic development of students by encouraging them to hone their multi-dimensional talents and help them become true ‘Allrounders’ in life.”