School of Education
About the School
The School of Education was established in 2007. With its competent faculty, the School offers various courses. The Masters in Education provides opportunities for the capacity building of future teacher educators. The Department lays emphasis on Educational Technology, Teacher Education, Economics of Education, Educational planning and administration, Value Education Environmental Education and Guidance and Counselling. The Ph.D. programme is offered in areas of Education and allied disciplines promoting Educational research from interdisciplinary perspective.
The faculty members have wide teaching and research experience, published many research papers and books. They have also been referees in national and international journals and are members in the National Committees.
I am Professor in School of Education and I have been here in Pondicherry University since 2009. Earlier I was a Lecturer in University of Madras. My area of interest is Neuroscience based Teaching and Learning and experiments in Educational research and I received DST project in these lines. The innovations in teaching learning brought two times NCERT Award, Broad Outlook Learner Teacher Award from The Hindu, and one International publication out of the International Seminar in Vigyan Bhavan. The research outcomes were published in 70 peer reviewed journals. And to my credit published Six books, chapters in 7 books and Edited 3 books. Authored a self-learning material on ‘Science of Education’ for the course M.A in Education, Mother Teresa University. I was one of the authors of English Textbook published by Tamil Nadu Textbook Corporation for standards VII & VIII and a Resource book, and Teacher Education, Government of Tamil Nadu.