Twelve complete Post Graduate Diploma in Distance Education
Twelve teachers from schools across the coast are the first batch to have completed their Post Graduate Diploma in Distance Education offered by the Indira Gandhi Open University through the Guyana Online Academy of Learning.
A release from the Ministry of Education yesterday said that the course which ran for one year and concluded in June, 2022, saw the educators being trained in key components of distance education delivery such as television, radio and smart classrooms.
Yesterday, Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand met with the teachers in the Ministry’s boardroom. She congratulated them on completing the programme and noted that distance education can transform education delivery across the country.
The teachers said that they found the programme informative and relevant noting that it has enhanced the way in which lessons are delivered to their students.
The teachers who completed the programme are:
Saraswat Primary School
Carleen Wendella Small Westminster Secondary School Grades 9-10
Bishops’ High School
Abbigale Onica Munroe Samuels No. 29 Primary School
Chyanne Abigail Fredericks K u r u Kururu Primary School Grade 5
Jenelle Anika Richards Percival
North Georgetown Secondary School Grades 10-11
Belinda Onica Wilson Secondary School
ParikaSalem Grade 5
Zeeburg Secondary School
Charissa Anthea Frank
Parfaite Harmony Primary School Grade 3
Bibi Shameeza Hoosein Annandale Secondary School
Maleeni Dudhnath Woodley Park Primary School Grade 5
Sashara Kimbely Dey Primary School
Bel Air Grade 4