Masters training programme for Karachi Metropolitan Corporation school teachers’ begins with collaboration of intel corporation

Karachi, June 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): Sr. Director Information Technology Masood Alam has said that teachers in KMC schools were being provided with awareness about modern teaching techniques with the help of Information Technology so that they could prepare themselves for future challenges. Excellent results from online learning and teaching have emerged in whole world.

Our teacher should also be provided with opportunities of benefiting from those experiments. He expressed these views while addressing inaugural ceremony of 5 day Master Training Program held in computer training centre for KMC schools teachers with the collaboration of renowned international organization Intel Corporation.

On this occasion Intel Corporation Consultant Rubina, Director Training Muhammad Fakhar-ud-din and other officers were present. Sr. Director I.T. Masood Alam thanked Intel Corporation for its cooperation for holding of Masters Training Program and expressed hope that other concerned organizations would also provide their cooperation for holding of different courses.

He said that current Masters Trainers Program was a part of Masters Trainers Program held in 2009 with the collaboration of Intel Corporation which was aiming at building educational facilities of KMC schools on modern lines therefore this was excellent opportunity for KMC schools teachers that they could learn modern teaching techniques despite of old methods and avail from experiments of foreign teachers through online learning which could help enhance standard of education in government schools. Intel Corporation Consultant Ms. Rubina informed that Masters Training Program was a part of Intel Corporation Education Initiative which consisted of five parts.

This program aimed at creating three types of skills in teachers and students which include Collaborative Skills and Critical Thinking Skills so that like private schools government schools teachers and students would have such skills which would not only improve educational standard but also Pakistani nation could gain significant status in I.T. sector. Earlier Director Training Fakhar-ud-din while addressing ceremony said that Intel Corporation has provided its cooperation to KMC in I.T. training and Masters Training Program was being arranged second time which would produce positive results.

He said that latest computer system and internet service has been provided to all participants for this training program and every possible effort was being made to modernize these courses and training programs for KMC employees according to modern needs.

For more information, contact:
Administrator Secretariat
Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC)
City District Government Complex, 1st Floor, Civic Centre,
Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi
Tel: +9221 9923 2400 -01
Fax: +9221 9923 2406
Email: administrator@karachicity.gov.pk

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