Capacity building prog. for PGTs of Physics & Chemistry underway

ITANAGAR, 9 Aug: Five days capacity building programme for Post-Graduate Teachers (PGTs) of Physics & Chemistry subjects under Mission Shiksha began at SCERT here on Monday.

Attending the inaugural session, SCERT director Pige Ligu exhorted the participants to take back maximum benefits from the resource persons.

SCERT deputy director D Y Ringu, in an official release, informed that similar capacity building programmes are scheduled in the coming months for the PGTs of the remaining subjects, viz. Biology, Mathematics, Languages, Geography, History, Political Science, Economics and Accountancy as per the training calendar of SCERT.

SCERT Joint director Bango Palon and assistant director-cum-coordinator of the programme Mudang Omo also spoke on the occasion.

Altogether 60 PGTs of Physics & Chemistry subjects from various government higher secondary schools of the state are attending the programme wherein resource persons from SCERT and faculties from Azim Premji University (APU), Bengaluru are imparting the training.

It is worth mentioning that a MoU has been signed with APU for providing academic support to SCERT in imparting teachers training programmes in the state under Mission Shiksha.