BUREAU OF THE COMMISSIONER GENERAL OF REHABILITATION
"MINISTRY OF PRISON REFORMS,REHABILITATION, RESETTLEMENT AND HINDU RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS"

A Special Pre-school teachers training programme for reintegrated female beneficiaries

A Pre-school teachers training programme organized by Bureau of Commissioner General of Rehabilitation and facilitated by Leads International for forty five female beneficiaries who have been reintegrated on the successful completion of the rehabilitation programme was commenced on 08th November 2010 at Poonthottam PARC in Vavuniya.

The trainees had the opportunity to undergo a comprehensive Three months long Pre-school training programme which included both theoretical and practical sessions. The Course Content includes Pre-school management, Child care methods, Teaching Techniques, Learning Styles, Language Development, Communicative Skills and all other aspect of Montessori Teaching methods. Its significant to note that all forty five selected trainees had qualified themselves in their GCE (O/L) and (A/L) Examination which helped them to peruse the course contents with confidence.

It was also important to observe that most of the trainees came from their own homes to Poonthottam PARC to follow the course. However a few of them who are still in the process of being settled down were provided with accommodation facilities on the request made by them, in the Poonthottam PARC by Brig Sudantha Ranasinghe, Commissioner General of Rehabilitation (CGR).

A special Function was held to mark the commencement of the training programme at Poonthottam PARC and Brig. Sudantha Ranasinghe, Commissioner General of Rehabilitation, Mr.Roshan H. Mendis, and Executive Director of Leads, Lt.Col Manjula Gunasinghe, Rehabilitation Coordination Officer-Vavuniya, Trainees and Several Family members of them were present at the Occasion.