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Continuous Professional Development of Teachers Through Open and Distance Learning: Perception and Concerns


Gaurav Singh, Assistant Professor, School of Education, IGNOU, New Delhi


Teacher Training, Continuous Professional Development (CPD), Open and Distance Learning (ODL)


Faculty development is the key thrust area at all levels of education. “A good teacher is teacher until he is a learner.” This famous saying is giving the impression that continuous development of knowledge, skills and personality are essential for a successful teacher. School of Education (SOE), Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has made an effort to provide training for continuous professional development to Teachers of Kendriya Vidhyalaya Sangathan (KVS) and developed six-months Certificate Programme for Professional Development of Primary Teachers (CPPDPT)….



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