ACT has taken the initiative to address a longstanding need of empowering teachers in rural Karnataka. It has successfully designed and implemented a Finishing School for Teachers a 3-month unique programme targeted to enhance creativity, communication and pedagogical skills among teacher such that they are classroom ready. The three month programme complements the B.Ed programme and enriches the skill, knowledge and attitude of the teacher trainees. The modules for study are English Language Improvement Programme, 21st Century Skills, Mentoring, Creative Planning, Creative Instruction, Creative Assessment, Learning in the Community, Action Research, Creative Pursuits and Creative Teaching of Science, Mathematics, Social Science and English. The teaching methodology focuses on an interactive and learner centric approach. The learning is facilitated through team teaching, group discussions, research-based presentations and other innovative techniques. Assessment and evaluation is a continuous process through reflective essay, case study analysis, peer interactions, seminar and report presentations.
The course is offered in different parts of Karnataka.
1. ACT-FST Centre, Bangalore
2. ACT-TACLE Teacher training centre-Tumkuru
3. ACT Sharada-FST centre – Vijayapur
4. ACT-KMS FST centre, Bailahongal
5. ACT-NV FST centre, Kalaburagi
6. ACT-Diya FST Centre, Bangalore
7. ACT-SATT FST Centre, Sandur
Academy for Creative Teaching
#480, 6th Main, H.M.T.Colony, Opp Bus Depot,
R.T.Nagar, Bangalore , India – 560032
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Ph: 080- 41697855/66, 080-23439825/28.