National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), a statutory body of the Government of India, under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Dept. of School Education & Literacy, having its headquarter located at G-7, Sector 10, Dwarka, New Delhi-110075, has invited online Application for the ‘Best Teacher Educator Award- 2019’.
The awards have been instituted for recognizing exceptional work done by the Teacher Educators working in recognised Teacher Education Institutions (TEI) and to recognise the outstanding contribution of the best teacher educators in the country.
The award will carry a cash prize of Rs. 25000/- with a citation and shall be given to 20 eminent teacher educators, 5 each from each of NCTE Regional Committees' jurisdiction - Two awards for diploma level teacher educator from each region (ERC, WRC, NRC, SRC), Three awards for degree level teacher educator from each region.
Teacher Educators themselves can apply directly by filling the application form online through NCTE web- portal before the prescribed cut-off date.
Every applicant shall submit a documentary proof of their work (document, tools, report of activities, field visits, photographs, audios or videos etc.) online along with the application form.
Due consideration shall be given to women/SC/ST/OBC/differently abled.
Letter/communication shall be issued by NCTE through online portal/email to the selected candidates. The award will be given away through a function of NCTE at national level.
Teacher Educators should be working in NCTE recognised TEIs and should have 10 years teaching experience in regular service. The applicant should have at least 2 innovative/experimental teaching practices which have proven impact on teaching learning process is mandatory. Upper age limit is 55 years on 5th September, 2019. The candidature should be forwarded by Principal/Director/HOD/Dean/Registrar. Recommendation of two Educationists/ Academicians with the documentary proof is mandatory.
Application can be submitted at the appropriate link through www.ncte.gov.in or at hyperlink http://ncte.gov.in/oteam/login.aspx latest by 16th August, 2019. Guidelines for submission of application is available at the website.
For details, see the Notification at www.ncte.gov.in