The inaugural ICT Teacher Professional Development training programme
The Teaching and Teacher Development Division (TTDD) of the Ministry of Education host a graduation exercise for teachers who were successful at the inaugural ICT Teacher Professional Development Training Programme today at Naparima College, San Fernando. The Ministry, as part of its 5-Star ICT in Education Plan, is committed to the provision of pedagogical Information and Communication Technology (ICT) training for teachers. In fulfilling this objective, the ICT Teacher Professional Development Training Programme was developed to empower teachers in secondary schools with the knowledge, skills and competencies to effectively integrate ICT into their teaching and learning methodologies.
The approximately 504 teachers also gained competencies for designing and implementing technology-enhanced assessment in preparation for e-testing. The 504 teachers successfully completed the programme, conducted during the period October - December 2017.