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Winners of the ‘Best Integration of Technology in Education’ Awards Announced in Andhra Pradesh Preservice segment

Colleges of Education, Teacher Educators, Student Teachers Recognized for Excellence in Technology-Supported, Project-Based Learning

NEWS HIGHLIGHTS
  • Final winners of the 2nd 'Best Integration of Technology in Education' contest in Andhra Pradesh Preservice segment announced
  • More than 1000 entries received from across 8 Universities of Andhra Pradesh
  • Winners demonstrated effective integration of technology in teaching and learning processes

Hyderabad, April 19, 2011 - Intel, in association with the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) today announced the winners of the second edition of the 'Best Integration of Technology in Education' awards for the effective integration of technology in teaching and learning processes in Andhra Pradesh. 3 Colleges of Education, 5 Teacher Educators, 10 Student Teachers were honored for their use of technology in education and the integration of innovative teaching methods to promote 21st century skills and enhance student learning.

Sri C R Biswal, IAS Principal Secretary to Govt. Higher Education dept. & Prof. P Jaya Prakash Rao, Chairman, APSCHE were present at the ceremony to congratulate the award winners.

A total of More than 1000 entries were received for the competition from Colleges of Education across Andhra Pradesh. After the final evaluation, which was jointly conducted by APSCHE and the Intel® Teach Program, winners were awarded cash prizes along with a joint citation from the Intel® Teach Program & APSCHE.

"It gives me immense pleasure to congratulate the 'Technology in Education' winners who have excelled in promoting and implementing technology in teaching and learning skills to prosper in the 21st century. The association of the Andhra Pradesh government and the Intel® Education Initiative has played a pivotal role in motivating students and teachers on effective use of technology. We are confident that this will inspire all the other teachers, students and schools in the state, ensuring sustained growth both individually and professionally," said Sri C. R. Biswal, IAS, Principal Secretary to Government Education (Higher Education), Govt. of Andhra Pradesh.

"We are proud to be associated with the government of Andhra Pradesh in recognizing the exemplary work being done by teachers and students in the field of education in the state," said Ashutosh Chadha, Director- Corporate Affairs Group, Intel South Asia. "This contest has proven to be a successful tool for recognizing and honoring the deserving students who have showcased the extraordinary work done to effectively integrate technology in their learning."

This year, the Intel® Teach Program is supporting 'Technology in Education' contests in the states of Karnataka, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Uttarakhand and a combined contest for the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sanghatan (KVS) and Navodaya Vidyalaya Sanghatan (NVS) government school chains to recognize schools, teachers and students from computerized schools and pre-service institutions who have excelled in promoting technology-supported, project-based learning.

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List of Winners

College of Education Category
Name College University
1 P.Alpha V.S. Kumari St.Peters College of Education, Warangal Kakatiya University, Warangal
2 Kancharana Lokeswara Rao Sri GCSR College of Education, Rajam Andhra University,Vishakhapatnam
3 K.Govind SKBR College of Education, Warangal Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam
Teacher Educator Category
Name College University
1 Goli Srilatha LB College of Education, Warangal Kakatiya University, Warangal
2 Dr.D.Aruna Devi Govt.Institute of Advanced Study in Education, Hyderabad Osmania University, Hyderabad
3 V.V. Sailaja SPMH College of Education, Machilipatnam Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur
4 Vijender Ch Jayamukhi College of Education, Warangal Kakatiya University, Warangal
5 B.Anupama Devi Universal College of Education, Tirupati S.V.University, Tirupati
Student Teacher Category
Name College University
1 Ravi Kumar Jakkampudi Sri Y.N. College of Education, West Godavari Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam
2 Sudhakar Koram Sri Y.N. College of Education, West Godavari Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam
3 T.D.L.N. Chandra Kala B.S.N. Memorial College of Education, Vizianagaram Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam
4 K.Neelima LB College of Education, Warangal Kakatiya University, Warangal
5 K Chandana LB College of Education, Warangal Kakatiya University, Warangal
6 K.Sravanthi Malla Reddy B.Ed. College, Hyderabad Osmania University, Hyderabad
7 R.V.Swarna SKBR College of Education, Amalapuram Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam
8 G.Sailaja Sri Padmavathi Mahila Viswavidyalayam, Tirupati Sri Padmavathi Mahila Viswavidyalayam
9 B.Avinash YPR College of Education, Medak Osmania University, Hyderabad
10 M.Ramesh Naik School of Education & HRD, Dravidian University, Kuppam Dravidian University, Kuppam
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