Interactive learning method for students in NE

[TamilNet, Saturday, 25 December 2004, 00:08 GMT]
North East Provincial Ministry of Education has introduced a new learning technique to Tamil medium GCE ordinary level students through Compact Disc (CD) prepared based on school syllabus in Electronics, Botany, Mathematics and Science. These CDs could be purchased by students from their schools and zonal education offices, education sources said.

CD-ROM based novel learning introduced in NE
Mr.R.Thiayakalingam, Provincial Education Ministry Secretary recently at an event held at Trincomalee Vivekananda College, released the first CD prepared, on experimental basis by a special team of the Provincial Department of Education under the direction of Ms A.Vethanayakam, Deputy Director of Education who is in charge of the project. The Audio-Video Unit of the Provincial Department of Education headed by Mr.S.Dominic, Assistant Director of Education is in charge of the production of CDs.

Mr.K.Sounthararajah, Assistant Director of Education (Science) presided over the event.

CD-ROM based novel learning introduced in NE
Ms Vethanayakam said CD for Mathematics has already been released on experimental basis in Jaffna district where it has received wide support from parents and students. Parents should encourage their children to learn through CDs. Currently computers and television sets are only used for entertainment purpose in homes. This trend should be changed, she said.

Jaffna district parliamentarian Mr.K.Sivanesan has agreed to release one hundred thousand rupees from his decentralised budget next year for the extension of the project throughout the northeast province, Ms Vethanayakam said.

CD-ROM based novel learning introduced in NE


 

Latest 15 Reports
14.06.19 18:48   Photo
Mano Ganesan misleads on Kanniyaa heritage dispute: Trincomalee Councillor
13.06.19 22:45   Photo
SL military targets Tamil grassroots activists in Mullaiththeevu, GS officer receives death threat
12.06.19 22:47   Photo
SL State-run Timber Corporation escalates logging of teak trees in Vanni
11.06.19 08:37   Photo
SLA Sinha regiment extorts money from Tamils in Batticaloa
10.06.19 21:30   Photo
Occupying Colombo schemes Sinhala Buddhist settlement in Chemmalai-East, Vanni
09.06.19 20:39   Photo
SL authorities plan to seize 50 acres as ‘Buddha Pooja Boomi’ in Thennai-maravadi
08.06.19 20:36   Photo
Kokku'laay-centric united action needed to counter Colombo wedging North-East
07.06.19 17:16   Photo
Tamils, Muslims need strategic alliance to protect heritage rights in North-East
06.06.19 19:18  
Sinhala Buddhist fundamentalism ultimate trump card in unitary ‘Sri Lanka’: Suresh
05.06.19 23:20   Photo
Sinhala monk named Galgamuwe ‘Santhabodhi’ spearheads Buddhicisation of Mullaiththeevu
04.06.19 19:02   Photo
SL military, police suppress traces of officer involved in fatal accident
03.06.19 22:32  
Muslims learn hard lesson on modus operandi of Sinhala majoritarianism: Journalist
02.06.19 12:14  
SL Forest Department seizes 1,500 acres of lands opposite Tamil Heroes Cemetery in Champoor
01.06.19 23:18   Photo
Prejudiced Archaeology Dept escalates ethnic tensions in Trincomalee: Civic Councillor
31.05.19 22:11  
IC failing to impose mediated solution, ultimately responsible for escalating Sinhala chauvinism
 
Find this article at:
http://www.tamilnet.com/art.html?catid=13&artid=13707