LEH: School of Education (SoE), Central University of Jammu in collaboration with DIET, Leh on Monday conducted a two-day workshop on “Teacher as Resource, ICT and MOOCs for quality in teaching-learning in Leh.
The workshop was organized under Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT).
Prof K Srinivas, Head ICT & Project Management Unit & Chairperson Digital Learning Cell, NIEPA was the chief guest on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion, Professor Srinivas said that the main purpose of the workshop is to empower teachers and get them acquainted with technological enable system in teaching practice.
Prof Srinivas stressed on teachers to have correct attitude and the feeling of ‘I’m the best faculty’ to deliver the best in class.
He urged them to focus on transparency, accountability and responsibility as an important component in changing the role of teachers. He stressed on teachers to inculcate all-round development in children based on creativity, innovation, critical thinking, application orientation and collaborative learning.
Prof Balia form School of Education, Central University Jammu speaking on the occasion said that their University has got the mandate under Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT) from Ministry of HRD, GoI to conduct workshops for capacity building of teachers in J&K state district wise.
Prof P K Biswas from IGNOU, other professors from the Central University of Jammu, Principal DIET Konchok Angmo and teachers were also present on the occasion.