Lotus Program to launch in six schools in January 2012

Six schools in north-east Sri Lanka will formally launch the Lotus Program in January, 2012 at the start of the new school year using new teaching methods and resources supplied by PIMD. This program is a jointly sponsored by PIMD, the Ministry of Education in Sri Lanka and the Provincial Departments of Education for the …

First Teacher Training Workshop

In July 2011 PIMD conducted the first teacher training workshop for the new phase of our Lotus Program focusing on English and Computer Literacy for Grades 3-5. Forty teachers from six schools participated. They were introduced to teaching techniques and approaches for English Literacy based on the use of levelled readers in both guided (small group) …