Fiji Times Logo

Fiji Time: 10:02 AM on Sunday 21 September

/ Front page / News

Training a priority

Salaseini Moceiwai
Wednesday, May 07, 2014

TRAINING and retraining of teachers are among the priorities of the Ministry of Education.

Divisional education officer northern Satya Nand Shandil made the comment at a leadership workshop for teachers in Labasa College yesterday.

"The Ministry of Education is not leaving any stone unturned and it is putting a lot of effort in training and retraining teachers," he said.

"We understand that leadership can take different forms in different contexts. We also understand some of the mechanisms through which educational leadership has its effects," Mr Shandil said.

He urged participants to broaden their horizons and increase their networks to allow better communication with students, parents and stakeholders.

"These teachers have been selected to be part of this workshop. They are the ones who have acted on senior posts such as principals, HODs and headteachers and also they have excelled through experience and academic purposes."


Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. It's all good
  2. Latest results
  3. SODELPA pulls out agents
  4. Saneem assures unpaid workers
  5. Candidate faces discipline
  6. Labour rejects observers report
  7. FijiFirst ahead
  8. Agonising wait
  9. Final Count
  10. Costa to face City

Top Stories this Week

  1. FijiFirst claims 60 per cent Thursday (18 Sep)
  2. Searching for answers Monday (15 Sep)
  3. Girl, 12, murdered Monday (15 Sep)
  4. Parties reject result Friday (19 Sep)
  5. Shocked and disgusted Monday (15 Sep)
  6. Leader of the pack Thursday (18 Sep)
  7. No stop Friday (19 Sep)
  8. FijiFirst leads Thursday (18 Sep)
  9. No $20m ransom Tuesday (16 Sep)
  10. Fiji First in strong lead: Fiji Elections Saturday (20 Sep)