Pakturk Primary School Teacher Development Workshop
From 2nd – 4th April a teachers development workshop was organized by the PAKTURK International Schools and Colleges. Each day there were motivating seminars for the teachers followed by the individual workshop for each subject. First day Mr Ahmet Kester addressed the teachers. He showed the teachers new colourful diaries, drama books and discussed about primary education system in PAKTURK. On the same day two more seminars were conducted by Mr.Suat . His topic was We believe that what is taught with love lasts forever. These seminars were about improvement of teachers’ and students’ conduct respectively because in PAKTURK sciences and morals are equally important. Later teachers discussed annual plans and worksheets with their head of departments. On the second day of workshop Mr.M. ZekiTasdemir conducted seminar “Dimensions Of Quality In Teaching” it is about. Quality as value for money, as fit for the purpose & as transforming and then Lahore campus junior section’s vice principal Ms.Naureen Khalid presented a seminar on the topic of Project based Education She discussed with teachers the new strategies and provided them with the techniques to enable their students to become a skill full graduates and not only the degree holders which was followed by the discussion on preparation of questions and activities. Head of departments of Math & Science also discussed the use of Smart Board with teachers. It is a new technique which is going to be used in the PAKTURK Schools from now onwards. Teachers were of the view the teaching would be really fun using smart board. Third and the last day started with session with Mr.Kamil Ture. He shared his views about the progress of pre and junior sections. He seemed quiet happy with the progress and he really appreciated the teachers’ efforts. Later in the day teachers were awarded with the certificates of participation. Teachers were of the view these kinds of workshops should be organized often because this is an excellent opportunity for the teachers to discuss their problems and to get the solution working together.