English language should not be ignored while we promote and admire mother tongue;Malayalam.
Malayalis get a chance to grab good opportunities in and outside India thanks to English education, said Calicut University Vice Chancellor Dr.K.Muhammed Basheer. English language skill must be acquired by students once they complete their high-school classes.
He was inaugurating teacher transformation program,jointly organized by the Directorate of Higher Secondary Education and the Department of Collegiate Education at the English Department of the university on Friday.
Teachers are not to train their students,discipline. But,they have to instil personality development in them-he added. For this,teachers should nurture the skill of students,regularly.
Head of Department (English) Dr.K.M.Shareef presided over the function. Roy Chandran,Dominique, Ravichandran,Hareendranath spoke on the occasion.
Teacher transformation program will continue until February 10.