Karachi, October 23, 2017 (PPI-OT):Provincial minister for education and literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that Sindh Education Department is rehabilitating and strengthening Teachers Training Institutions and training of Elementary Teachers across Sindh with assistance of Canadian government and the total cost of the project is Rs.1301.773 millions. This he said as a chief guest in an inaugurating ceremony of Professional Development Centre (PDC) at Government Elementary College of Education Darson Chana in district Malir here on Monday.
On this occasion Canadian High Commissioner Perry J. Calderwood and Secretary Education Schools Iqbal Hussain Durrani and officers were present. He said that unless we made our teachers training institutions upto the mark, we could not produce better teachers. Quality education is a must for better results. He said that video conferencing facilities had also been provided to certain centres.
He said that it was a matter of satisfaction that so far 19513 primary teachers and 8157 Junior School Teachers had been trained in these institutions. While speaking on the occasion Canadian High Commissioner Perry J. Calderwood said the objectives of the project was to provide in service and pre service training and scholarship to the teachers and repair, renovation and rehabilitation of the centres and up gradation of computer labs as well.
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