11-08-2014, 02:54 PM
Teacher education institutes have a vital role in improving the standards of the system of education by preparing competent and effective teachers. It has generally been agreed that the quality of a nation is judged by the quality of its citizens which is determined by the nations educational system and which in turn is decided by the quality of teachers it has. As remarked by Dr. D.S. Kothari, A sound program of professional education of teachers is essential for the quality improvement of education.