The third Teachers Training workshop was held in Birur town for selected primary school teachers from the Birur Block Educational Office primary schools on June 3, 2009. A total of 40 teachers from over twenty schools attended the one-day workshop.
The Block Education Officer of the Birur area, Mr. Jayanna introduced the BEFC organization to the teachers at the start of the workshop. Similar to the workshop held the previous day at Tarikere (Teacher Training Camp #2), the speakers covered several topics during the one-day workshop. The speakers and the topics covered by them are listed below:
1. Professor Raghothama Rao - effective communication and team building for teachers 2. Dr. Gajanana - Positive reinforcement and multiple intelligences for children 3. Mr. BCS Kumar -Leadership and conflict resolution 4. Smt. Malathi - Environmental damage by the use of plastics bags and importance of recycling
Performance assessment and comments form was distributed to all the teachers to obtain feedback comments about the effectiveness of the workshop and suggested topics to be covered during the future training workshop.
Teachers at the Training workshop at Birur - June 2009