GAIBANDHA: Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Gaibandha Abdul Matin urged the teachers for ensuring quality and standard education to the students to make them worthy citizens of the country to face the challenges of the 21st century.
He said this while addressing a freshers’ reception ceremony for the newly admitted trainees of Primary Teachers Training Institute (PTI), held at its campus on Wednesday afternoon as the chief guest, reports BSS.PTI superintendent Samsia Akter presided over the function while superintendent of police (SP) Muhammad Towhidul Islam, civil surgeon (CS) Dr. ABM Abu Hanif and district primary education officer Hossain Ali also spoke at the ceremony as special guests.
Terming the teaching profession as great one DC Abdul Matin urged the trainees of the institute to complete their course on Diploma in Primary Education (DPEd) successfully and then apply the acquired knowledge to the students properly to build an enlightened nation.
SP Muhammad Towhidul Islam called upon the trainees to be serious and active more to turn their schools into knowledge acquiring centers of the society so that the students might make good results in all exams including primary education completion one.
CS ABM Abu Hanif urged the trainees to conduct co-curricular activities for the students of all the academic institutions all the year round to make the students physically and mentally fit and help build healthy nation as well.
Over 300 trainees of two shifts are taking part in the DPEd course for one year and a half, said Samiul Hasan Setu, instructor of PTI.