The 25 teachers at Kindergarten #5, in Khorog, Tajikistan, are no exception. For nine hours a day, Monday through Friday, they wrangle 280 children as young as 1 1/2 years and as old as 5
This July CAI Gilgit facilitated a teacher training course for sixty-four teachers. For ten days men and women from several CAI schools came together to learn teaching techniques, curriculum requirements, and the national requirements each school must meet.
A CAI supported teacher training was held January 1 to 17, 2016 for 74 teachers (14 male and 57 female) from seven different districts of Gilgit, Baltistan. Many traveled for days to attend, some with their young children in tow.
The teacher trainings are designed to specifically address the national curriculum 2006 subject competencies, but they are also customized to suit the needs of these teachers in remote regions with little in the way of books and supplies.