24th Principal conference of Punjab Daanish Schools and Centres of Excellence Authority was held on 12th September 2019 in the Head Office of the Authority. It was chaired by the Secretary Schools Education / MD PDS&CEA Capt. (Retd.) Muhammad Mahmood along with Chief Operating Officer Mr. Ahmer Mallick attended by and all 16 x Schools of Daanish and 11 x Schools of COE. They were represented by their Principals who gave brief presentations about their Schools, an introduction and Achievements : Academics, Sports and Co-curriculum. They discussed issued and presented solution to move forward in improving the education system. The Secretary School Education emphasized the need to change the education paradigms and provide holistic education with integrated subjects, to develop skills and attributes for good grooming. He felt that it was the need of the hour to steer away from rote learning and transferring knowledge to build characters and good human beings. Conceptual knowledge should be clear while children should be inspired to learn.