The divisional preliminary round of International Leadership programme on Education-2019 was held on Friday afternoon at Police Lines School and College campus in Rangpur. Global Educators Initiative for Sustainable Transformation [GEIST] innovation and Leadership Center [GILC] organised the event.
Around two hundred students and teachers from different educational institutes of Rangpur city joined the event.International Leadership programme on Education is an International Competition on English Language and Leadership designed and implemented by GEIST International Foundation. The programme focuses on promoting leadership and enhancing English language skills among the students. The event will be held in eight divisions of the country in phases. A total of ten participants from each division will be selected to join a two day long intensive session on English Language and Leadership in the capital. Of them top eight students will be finally selected to represent Bangladesh in the International Olympiad on English Language and Leadership in Hanoi, Vietnam on August 9-10 of this year. Students of grade 3 to 12 are eligible for the competition.