The secondary Teacher Educators coming under the purview of the University of Mysore were oriented recently on the new two-year BEd syllabus at BGS BEd College.
Sri Someshwaranatha Swamiji of Sri Adichunchanagiri Shikshana Trust inaugurated the orientation programme. Speaking on the occasion, he called upon the teacher educators to work hard to improve the tone and tenor of the teaching profession. He said that teaching was the noblest of all the professions and therefore must be approached with great reverence.
Registrar (evaluation), UoM, Prof Rajanna in his keynote address called upon teacher educators to be proactive in improving the status of their profession.
Dr Sarvamangala, Dean and Chairperson, Department of Studies in Education, UoM, gave a clarion call to teacher educators to be more concerned about the quality aspect in teacher education.
Dr N N Prahallada of RIE Mysuru explained about the course paper “Philosophical and Sociological Bases of Education” and Dr Shanmugha of KSOU explained about the course paper on Social Science.