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Schools Take The #gadgetfreehour Pledge

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#GadgetFreeHour is almost here! If you thought only parents were pledging for this, think again! Read on to know how schools are leading upfront in promoting this initiative for a better tomorrow!

A brainchild of ParentCircle, the first ever #GadgetFreeHour initiative is creating waves! This noble campaign is being supported by the Tamil Nadu Government, and many schools across the state are pitching in to take the pledge for a gadget-free hour this Children’s Day. Teachers are spearheading this movement, asking students to put away their gadgets between 7:30 pm and 8:30 pm on Nov 14, 2019, encouraging them to #DisconnectToReconnect.

Joining the list of schools are a host of corporate giants, big brand hotels, popular celebrities, achievers and best-selling authors, showering their support for this ground-breaking initiative by ParentCircle.

Following this, thousands of parents are set to be a part of this maiden initiative on Children’s Day! #GadgetFreeHour is not just an event, it is the beginning of a change for the better!

Join the forces at www.gadgetfreehour.com now!

Flip through the Clipbook below to sneak a peek at how schools are participating in the #GadgetFreeHour!

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Taking The Pledge: Visakan Cbse School, Madurai

It was a special day for the students of Visakan CBSE school, Madurai as they took a pledge during their morning assembly in school. As part of ParentCircle's initiative to be gadget-free on Children's day, the students pledged to stay away from a...

Taking The Pledge: Chethana Matric Higher Secondary School, Madurai

The students of Chethana Matric Higher Secondary School, Madurai took the pledge to stay away from gadgets and use those moments to bond better with family and friends. As part of ParentCircle's #gadgetfreehour initiative, the students took the pl...

Taking The Pledge: Thiruparankundram Govt Primary School

Thiruparankundram Govt Primary School, Madurai decided to go #gadgetfreehour on 14 November, Children's Day between 7.30 to 8.30 p.m. To mark the occasion, the students along with the teacher took the pledge to stay away from gadgets and spend qua...

Taking The Pledge: Kasturba Gandhi Matriculation School, Madurai

The students of Kasturba Gandhi Matriculation School, Madurai led by example. As part of ParentCircle's initiative #gadgetfreehour, the students decided to do away with gadgets on Children's day. The students took the pledge to stay away from gadg...

Taking The Pledge: Ramachandra Public School, Thiruvammiyur

Teachers of Ramachandra Public School, Thiruvammiyur took centre stage to announce ParentCircle's #gadgetfreehour initiative. Students of the school enthusiastically participated and took the pledge to stay away from gadgets between 7.30 to 8.30 p...

Taking The Pledge: Anita Methodist School, Chennai

It was a happy day for the 1000 students of 6th to 12th Std. As part of ParentCircle #gadgetfree initiative, the students took the pledge to shun all devices between 7.30 to 8.30 p.m. on 14 November. The school is also sending a communication to t...

Taking The Pledge: My Madurai N & P School, Madurai

It was indeed a joyous occasion for the students of the My Madurai N & P School, Madurai. As their teacher guided them, around 350 students of the school took the pledge to stay away from gadgets on Children's Day between 7.30 to 8.30 p.m and spen...

Taking The Pledge: Saraswathi Matric Higher Secondary School, Villupuram

Students of Saraswathi Matric Higher Secondary School, Villupuram taking the pledge to stay away from gadgets and spend time with family and friends.

Taking The Pledge: Government High School, Medavakkam

Students of Government High School Medavakkam posed for the camera as they took the pledge to go gadget free on Children's Day between 7.30 to 8.30 p.m.

Taking The Pledge: San Academy, Chennai

Students of San Academy, Chennai enthusiastically took part in the gadget-free initiative by ParentCircle. They took the pledge to stay away from gadgets and spend time with their family.

Taking The Pledge: Csi Gell Memorial Girls Higher Secondary School, Ooty

Students of CSI Gell Memorial Girls Higher Secondary School, Ooty took the pledge to stay away from gadgets on Children's Day.

Taking The Pledge: Kvt Matric Higher Secondary School, Madurai

It was a nice sight to behold as the students of KVT Matric Higher Secondary School, Madurai took the pledge to stay away from gadgets on Children's Day between 7.30 to 8.30 p.m and spend time with family.

Taking The Pledge: Akshar Arbol International School, Injambakkam

Students of the Akshar Arbol International School, Injambakkam took the pledge to keep gadgets away on Children's Day between 7.30 to 8.30 p.m.

Taking The Pledge: Christ Church School, Chennai

It was a big day for the 550 students of Christ Church School, Chennai as they took the pledge to avoid using gadgets. The #gadgetfreehour on Children's Day by ParentCircle is encouraging students and their parents to spend some quality time toget...

Taking The Pledge: National Public School, Gopalpuram

Around 400 students of National Public School, Gopalpuram took the pledge to stay away from gadgets on Children's Day.

Taking The Pledge: San Academy Velachery

Students of San Academy as they stand up to take the pledge #gadgetfreehour by ParenCircle and promised to stay away from gadgets and spend time with family.

Taking The Pledge: Balar Kalvi Nilayam

About 90 students of Balar Kalvi Nilayam from Class 1 to 8 took the pledge to observe #gadgetfreehour. A few parents were also part of the pledge.

Taking The Pledge: Mother Theresa Montessori Teacher Training Institute

Teachers of Mother Theresa Montessori Teacher Training Institute and students of the playschool attached to it wholeheartedly took part as they took the pledge to stay away from gadgets.

Taking The Pledge: Kc Toshniwal Vivekananda Vidyalaya School, Chennai

KC Toshniwal Vivekananda Vidyalaya School, Chennai observed Children's day in a unique way this time, they pledge to stay away from gadgets and spend more time with family.

Taking The Pledge: Manav Rachna International School, Ludhiana

The Students of Manav Rachna International School, Ludhiana took it upon themselves to observe #GadgetFreeHour pledge by ParentCircle on Children's Day.

Taking The Pledge: Little Hearts Nursery And Primary School, Chennai

Students of Little Hearts Nursery and Primary School, Chennai as the took the #GadgetFreeHour pledge to stay away from gadgets on Children's Day.

Taking The Pledge: St Theresa's Primary School, Chennai

Students and teachers of St Theresa's Primary School, Chennai assembled together to take the pledge to stay away from gadgets. They became a part of ParentCircle's initiative #GadgetFreeHour on Children's day, between 7.30 to 8.30 p.m.

Taking The Pledge: Pum School, Kumbakonam

It was overwhelming participation by the students and teachers of P U M School, Kumbakonam as students voluntarily took the pledge on #GadgetFreeHour. They decided to stay away from all kinds of gadgets on Children's Day between 7.30 to 8.30 p.m.

Taking The Pledge: Acharya Mahashraman Terapanth Jain Public School, Madhavaram

It was a joyous moment for the students of Acharya Mahashraman Terapanth Jain Public School as they took the oath to go gadget free for an hour on Children's Day.

Experience the joy of connecting with family and children without the use of gadgets. Disconnect2Reconnect. Join the movement and take the Gadget Free Hour pledge now.

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