Parenting A Teenager

The IBA Center for Entrepreneurial Development (CED) conducted a session on "Parenting a teenager" at the G&T Auditorium at IBA main campus on Saturday 18th June 2022, in collaboration with Valeem (an Ed-Tech Company). After the recitation of Quran and National Anthem, Mr. Azad Ahmed, Acting Head IBA CED gave a welcome speech. He briefly described the role of IBA CED in promoting entrepreneurship in Pakistan and developing entrepreneurial mindset among Pakistani youth. Dr Shahid Qureshi, Ex Program Director IBA CED and Rector Gift University was invited as a keynote speaker. He highlighted the need to promote entrepreneurship programs for Kids & Teens and role of parents in selecting a viable career path for kids & teens. Ms. Shazia Khan, Broadcast Journalist & Anchor, joined the event as a keynote speaker.

The panel discussion on "Parenting a Teenager" was also organized. Esteemed Panelists included; Ahmed Ali Saya (Counsellor, O&A Level Instructor & CEO ASTC), Ali Rehan (Co-Founder Valeem), Abid Ali Umang (Co-Founder of Pakistan Debate Council), Sidrat Asim (Conscious Parenting Coach & Founder of Elasticity of Momming), and Kanwal Abbasi (Parenting & Mental Health Counselor). The panel session was moderated by Azima Dhanji. The session shed light on providing solutions to teenage problems and help parents to make the right career choices for their children. This insightful session provided a chance for parents to gain an insight on the ever-evolving learning methods and also to get a firm grip with their Kid's and Teen's learning career pathway. Ms. Atefa Jamal, joined us as a Keynote speaker and discussed about significance of homeschooling and concerns related to it.

Ms. Misbah Amin (Program Coordinator for Kids & Teens Camp) briefed about the IBA Summer Entrepreneurship Camp for Kids & Teens. The camp is based on experiential learning compelling participants to unleash their creativity and entrepreneurial potential. Along with fun-filled activities and effectual learning, the program offers participants the opportunity to explore their entrepreneurial ideas, develop an entrepreneurial mindset and learn core values. IBA Summer Entrepreneurship Camp for Kids will take place in between 27th June to 1st July, 2022 and IBA Summer Entrepreneurship Camp for Teens will take place in between 17th July to 27th July, 2022.

Parenting A Teenager
Parenting A Teenager
Parenting A Teenager
Parenting A Teenager
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