September 1, 2009
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Tibetan School Teachers Nominated for National Award 2008[Tuesday, 1 September 2009, 12:29 p.m.]

Dharamshala: Two
teachers of the Central Tibetan Schools Administration (CTSA) have been
nominated for the National Award to Teachers-2008. This year the Vice
President of India will present the awards on the Teachers’ Day in New
Delhi. Mrs. Rinchen Dolma, primary teacher of the Central
School for Tibetans (CST), of Camp 6 Mundgod and Mr. H.S. Sathya
Prakash, trained graduate teacher of CST Bylakuppe, will receive this
year’s prestigious national award along with other teachers from across
India. Both the schools are located in
Karnataka State, south India.The award carries with it a certificate of merit, a cash award of Rs.25,000 and a silver medal.The
National Award to Teachers, instituted in 1958, is celebrated in India
as Teachers’ Day on 5th September in honour of Dr. S. Radhakrishnan,
former president of India, a philosopher and a great teacher.
–Report prepared by Tsering Phuntsok, Education Officer, Department of Education

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