January 2002 First training by Malaysian trainer at Chennai
February 2002 Tie-up with PSBB schools.
March 2002 First center outside Chennai (Madurai).
April 2002 First YLE batch for GELS launched.
May 2002 First summer program launched.
August 2002 First CI up gradation program.
September 2002 Kerala (Trivandrum) launch
October 2002 Trichy launch.
November 2002 Mega event “Kuttis Kondattam”, a career awareness program for students of K-12, conducted.
December 2002 Pondicherry launch & crossed 2000 children.
January 2003 Ernakulam, Salem, Sathyamangalam, Namakkal launch
February 2003 First AP/ AM training & Crossed 3000 children.
March 2003 GELS Choice workshop sponsored by British council.
April 2003 GELS Choice launched at Nagamaniammal School, Cumbam.
May 2003 SIP academy leaves GELS to start its own company.
June 2003 First GELS Teacher’s workshop conducted.
July 2003 GELS Choice program officially launched as summer programs.
August 2003 First Chinese to visit India for 6th level training.
September 2003 GELS Teachers Foundation inaugurated .
October 2003 GELS Young Journalist Club launched.
November 2003 Celebrating Skill program conducted.
February 2004 GELS Inspire 04 conducted in Bangalore.
June 2004 GELS Choice launched as school based program.
September 2004 GELS Inspire 04 conducted in Chennai.
October 2004 GELS launch in Mysore.
November 2004 Exclusive interview with our Honorable President, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at the Chennai airport.
January 2005 GELS Thiruvizha – A Celebration Skills at Thirunelveli, Madurai, Namakkal
February 2005 GELS Thiruvizha – A Celebration Skills at Erode
Award ceremony at the end of children program for children of employees, Britannia Industries, Chennai.
GELS represented by our Director visited the University of Cambridge, UK for exploring possibilities of offering coaching in O, A, AS Levels.
Was telecasted in 2 live Television shows in Tamil, across Britain, Middle East and Europe. Spoke to the parents on popular radio channel on parenting skills and behavior of the students and children groups.
Addressed Department of Education communities centers on parenting skills and abacus education
Launch of GELS Fun Summer – A unique program on various fun & creativity aspects with 10 units of Memory to be held either during Quarterly, Half yearly, Annual Holidays of over 10 weeks.
GELS Innovative way of appreciating achievements. Achievers and Dreams a program to appreciate achievements by students in various skills other than academics.
GGELSIANS ages 6 – 14 accompanied by GELS Staff visited US Consul, Information resource center. GELSIANS were given an orientation of the library, Mr. Ravi Candadai, acting consul general, addressed the students on American History & Culture. GELSIANS enjoyed their visit and looked forward to studying and working with the US.
Received an order for GELS Vruksha from Department of Education in London.
GELS offered a teachers workshop and parenting skills workshop for the Rotary club of Rajapalayam.
What next – exclusive career counseling program for high school girls organized by Srirangam Club, Trichy.
Addressed Rotary club of Trichy Mid town on comparative study of educational programs in India and UK.
GELS hosts Sharon Wong, an American Friend. Sharon shares activity based learning as a GELS voluntary service at St. Peters at Kodaikanal, National Montessori school at Ramnad, Kongu school at Erode, Manuel Moni school at Thiruvanmaiyur and various GELS Centers in Chennai, Bangalore, Madurai & Mangalore.
GELS Center at Kothagiri launched, with jurisdiction in Ooty & Coonoor.
GELS offered workshops for Tsunami affected children at Nagapatinam and addressed children at Chinmaya school, Nagai. Will setup GELS centers at Nagai to benefit the children on skill and attitude development.
GELS offered workshops for youth at RYLA organized by Rotary Club of Dindugal at Dindugal.
GELS Inspire at Mysore.
GELS Choice programs Launch at St. Annes school at Chennai.
GELS Celebrates Leaders from all corner of India.