Bangladesh Scrabble Association (BSA)- National Committee was formed comprising fifteen members’ in a formal ceremony at GEIST center in the capital on Thursday afternoon.
Global Educators Initiative For Sustainable Transformation (GEIST) International Foundation, President, Biplob Kumar Dev was present as chief guest. Educationist and CEO - Leadership in Friendly Education (LIFE), Rial Hasan and President, Bangladesh Teachers Association, Bazlur Rhaman were present as special guests with Head Teacher, Kaliganj Karim Uddin Public Pilot High School, Lalmonirhat in the chair.The members include- President, Khurshiduzzaman Ahamed, Head Teacher, Kaliganj Karim Uddin Public Pilot High School, Lalmonirhat, Vice president, Zakir Hossain, Principal, Robertsongonj High School & College, Rangpur, Secretary, Abdul Malik Raju, Head Teacher Syed Kutub Jalal Model High School, Sylhet, Joint Secretary, Syed Abdullah Al Mamun, Assistant teacher, Pallimangal Girls High School, Khulna, Treasurer, S.M Tahmina, Assistant Head Teacher, GK Model High School, Gazipur, Communication Secretary, Jotish Chandra Ray, Assistant teacher, Taluk Shakhati High School,Lalmonirhat, Event Organizer, Md, Shahneoaz, Assistant teacher, Jalalabad B/L High School, Sylhet, Divisional Director, Sylhet, Golam Mostafa Kamal, Head Teacher, Boldi Ideal Multilateral School, Sylhet, Divisional Director, Rangpur, Abdul Mottalab, Assistant Teacher, Police Lines School & College, Rangpur, Divisional Director, Dhaka, Fahmida Rahaman, Assistant Teacher, Moniza Rahman Girls School & College, Dhaka , Divisional Director, Chottogram, Md, Nasir Uddin, Principal, Kumira Residential Girls School & College, Chattogram, Divisional Director, Barisal, Rasel Khan, Assistant Teacher, Tetulbaria Islami High School , Barishal, Divisional Director, Rajshahi Suraia Sultana, Principal, Imam Gazzali Girls School & College, Pabna, Divisional Director, Mymensingh, Amena Begum Champa, Head Teacher, Letu Mandol High School, Mymensingh and Divisional Director, Khulna, Abu Darda Md Arif Billah, Principal, Islamabad Collegiate School, Khulna.
The chief guest in his speech said Scrabble, a word game for English language learning is very popular worldwide. The game helps to build vocabulary and develop strategic, intellectual capacity, core skills and networking.
He also urged the newly formed committee to take measures to make scrabble game popular among the learners in all secondary schools across the country.