The inaugural session of the Training of Trainers workshop conducted by Aaruthal in collaboration with the Provincial Department of Education, Northern Province for the Teachers of English teaching in Primary and Secondary classes, commenced at 09.00 today the 24th of April, 2017 at J/Vembadi Girls’ College, Jaffna.
The Zonal Director of Education, Jaffna Mr.Theivendrarajah presided the inaugural function. The Chief Executive Officer of Aaruthal, Mr.Sundarm Divakalala, the two professors from India Prof. Sam Mohan Lal, Ph.D. and Dr. N. Nadaraja Pillai, M.A.,Ph.D., the deputy Principal of Vembadi Girls’ High School, Mrs.C.S.R. Selvakunalan, the Assistant Director of Education, English and the teachers of English participated at the inaugural session. Traditional oil lamp was lit up to mark the commencement of the session.
The Chief Executive Officer of Aaruthal welcomed the professors, Zonal Director of Education, and the participants and briefed about the procedure of the five days workshop. The workshop sessions were launched at 09.30 am with a power point presentation about Pronunciation in English by Prof. N. Nadaraja Pillai, M.A.,Ph.D.