Extensive English Language Improvement Course for Selected PSTs
Government of the Punjab School Education Department Dated the 26th June 2019
To, The Chief Executive Officers District Education Authorities Punjab
Subject :Extensive English Language Improvement Course for Selected PSTs
Please refer to the subject cited above. The Punjab Education and English Initiative (PEELI) is a collaborative project delivered jointly by QAED and the British Council , under the direction of SED. AS part of this project delivered jointly by QAED and QAED and British Council are pleased to announce the launch of an initiative to help primary school Teachers improve their level of English. The detail of Course are given below.. • These lesson will be delivered by Trained English Expert Trainers (EETs) and will be free of charge for the selected PSTs. • The lesson will take place on Friday from 02:30pm to 04:30pm at a venue within easy reach of the school where the Primary School teacher work. • The course will last for 60 hours over 30 weeks and begin in June. • The material to be used in the lesson have develop by the British Council. • There will be a maximum of 20 Teachers in each class. • There will be a language test at the beginning and at the end of the Course for approximately 100 of the 500 participating Teachers. • Teachers who attend the 75% of the course will receive a certificate from the British Council and QAED. British Council has conducted a proficiency of the Primary School Teachers and will be testing them again at the end of the Course and will be monitoring engagements WITH THE CONTENTS of the course through usual third party validation. Chief Executive Officers and District Education Officers will attend the Orientation session on the Course at District QAED and would encourage selected Primary School Teachers to make every effort to attend the course regularly and raise their level of English. District QAED heads will be the facilitators of the Course during 30 weeks (June 2019 to January 2020) . The list of selected Primary School Teachers , English Expert Trainers , Training Calendar , Financial Guidelines and venue details will be shared with the CEO during Orientation Session. The date of Orientation Session and other related details will be shared with CEOs and DEOs by the focal person PEELI project from the QAED Punjab. Chief Executive Officers and District Education Officers of 36 Districts are requested to extend till cooperation in this regard.