Training seminar for teachers of pedagogical universities and colleges
On February 26-27, 2020, a two-day seminar was held at the National Library to train national-level trainers on the topic “Implementing a competency-based approach in teaching for teachers of pedagogical universities and colleges”. This seminar was attended by 14 experienced teachers from various universities of the country. The opening speech was made by Naziri Latofat, the Deputy Minister of Education and Science, and she expressed satisfaction with the fruitful and mutually beneficial cooperation of the Ministry with the EU-funded Quality Education Support Program 1. Sergij Gabrscek, the Project Team Leader (QESP-1), said that such seminars and trainings would be useful for teachers of universities and institutes of the country and prepare them to make more efforts to introduce quality education.
Topics, such as the competency-based approach in teaching, progress and methods for their achievement, quality education in the context of Tajikistan, the culture of curriculum development in educational institutions were studied and discussed during the seminar. It was noted that as a result of this training, the activities of national trainers for teaching teachers of pedagogical universities and colleges will be carried out in accordance with the requirements of a competency-based approach in teaching.