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Last Updated on  07  January 2018

1.Served as  RP for Orientation Programme in English Language Teaching for secondary school teachers at Miryalguda in Nalgonda District, Andhra Pradesh from 17.1.2000 to 22.1.2000.

2.Engaged  English Methodology classes for the English Optional trainees of Govt. CTE, Thalassery on 24.9.2005 and 1.10.2005.

3.Delivered  a lecture on ‘Aesthetic Dimension to ELT’ for the English Language Teacher’s Interaction Forum(ELTIF), Mahe Chapter on 19.6.2006.

4.Served as RP  for an Orientation to English Methodology for English Optional trainees of Calicut  University Teacher Education Centre, Vatakara from  18.8.2006 to 24.8.2006

5.Served as invited speaker on ‘Teaching of Literature’ for the inauguration of  the PG course and Educational Seminar at Cooperative Arts and Science College, Tirur on 30.10.2006
6.Engaged  English Methodology classes for the English Optional trainees of Govt. CTE, Thalassery on  9.12.2006
7. Invited  guest to  inaugurate the English Association of MES Keeveeym College, Walancherry and deliver a  talk  on ‘Communication Skills’   on 14.12.2006
8. English Methodology classes during December 2006 and January 2007 for trainees of the Calicut University Teacher Education Centre,Malappuram

9. Engaged a  multimedia session on ‘Soft Skills’ at Mar Baselios College of Education, Sulthan Bathery, Wyanad on 10.07.2007

10.Engaged a Demonstration session of the four language skills for ELT at Markaz High School, Karanthoor on 13.1.2007

11.Served as RP for a talk on ‘Life Skills’ for an Orientation Programme for newly recruited college teachers in the UGC Academic Staff College, of Calicut University 12.11.2007
12.Engaged a Demonstration session of the four language skills for ELT at Markaz High School, Karanthoor on 31.1.2008

13.Engaged a session on Communicative English for the students of Kendriva Vidyalaya , East Hill, Calicut on  02 February 2008

14. Served as RP for a five-day teacher training programme  organized by the Regional Institute of English, South India Bangalore from 17 to 21 Nov 2008

15.English Methodology classes for the English Optional trainees of Govt. CTE, Kozhikkode on 20.5. 2009 and 27. 5. 2009

16. Engaged a session ELT: a Bird’s Eye view for the Post Graduate students of Department of Studies in English, Palayad campus, Kannur University on 15.10.2009

17. As RP engaged sessions during the five-day training programme  titled Training of Key Resource Persons in the use of the Language Lab for English Class room organized at the Regional Institute of Education, Mysore from 30 Nov to 01 Dec 2009

18. Engaged two sessions on ‘Attaining Perfection’ and ‘ELT A Bird’s Eye View’ for the trainees of Govt. CTE, Kozhikkode on 2.12.2009

19.As RP engaged session on ELT for the  MEd students of  S N M Training College, Moothakunnam, Ernakulam on 10 Dec 2009.

20.As RP for  an Inservice  Course  in English organized by Govt. College of Teacher Education, Kozhikkode on 05.02.2010.
21.As RP for the workshop on Models for ELT organized by Karmela Rani Training College, Kollam and Kerala University English Teacher Educators Forum (KUETEF) on 06.02.2010

22.Invited to deliver a talk on ‘Art and Artists: An Educator’s Perspective’ and   to inaugurate the Literary Club of Kaviattu College of Education, Thiruvananthapuram   on 16.8.2010
23.As RP for sessions on Teaching of English and Lesson Planning for the trainees of the Special BEd course offered by IGNOU at Balvikas Training Centre, Trivandrum in Nov 2010.

24.As RP for the Special Certificate Programme in Communicative English for school teachers organized by the Centre for English Language Teaching, University of Kerala in collaboration with Sarva Siksha Abhayan from Nov 2010 to Jan 2011

25.As RP for sessions on Life Skills, Soft Skills and Communication Skills {Decision making, Communication Skill and Art Appreciation}for the Finishing School project for SC students jointly organized by the Centre for Adult Continuing Education and Extension of the University of Kerala and the SC Department of Government of Kerala during Dec 2010 and Feb 2011
26.As RP engaged sessions for the  five day training programme under PAC programme  titled  Development of training package on Communication Skills in English for High school teachers  in Andhra Pradesh organized by RIE,(NCERT) Mysore on 21  Jan 2011
27.Invited as  RP  for engaging a full day training programme in Life Skills and Soft Skills  for the trainees of Govt. CTE, Kozhikkode as part of the activities of  the Equal Opportunity Centre of the college on  20 January 2011
28.Invited as RP for engaging sessions in Creativity in Science, Critical Thinking in Science and Problem Solving in Science  at the In-service Course in Natural Science organized by Govt. Brennen College of Teacher Education, Thalassery on 04 March 2011
29.Invited as RP to engage session on Thinking Skills in ELT at the In-service course in English organized by the Institute of Advance Study in Education, Trissur on  05 March 2011
30.Invited as RP to engage session on Creativity in Education and ICT as a tool for ELT organized by Govt. CTE, Kozhikkode on 11 March 2011
31.Invited as RP to engage a session on Pruning Evaluation Skills  at the Dept. of Education, University of Kerala on 16 March 2011
32.Invited as RP to engage a session on Problem Solving for the UGC sponsored Remedial Teaching Programme organized by S.N.Training College, Nedunganda on 09 May 2011

33.As RP for a Proficiency Course in Communicative English for the teachers of N.A. Model School Kasergod on behalf of ELTIF in May 2011.

34.Engaged  a session on Problem Solving and the Thinking Skills Curriculum for the MEd programme of IGNOU organized by Govt. CTE, Thiurvananthapuram in  May 2011
35.Invited as RP to engage a session on Non-verbal Communication and Role Play for the PAC  Programme : Developing Communication Skills in Teachers   of  Different Subjects Teaching Through the Medium of English organized by the Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Mysore  on 04 and 05 Aug 2011
36.Invited as RP to engage a session on Non-verbal Communication and Role Play for the  five day training programme for KRP’s on Communication Skills in English organized by the Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Mysore  on 15 Sep 2011
37.As RP for sessions on Self Awareness, Communication Skills, Decision Making and Problem Solving  for the Life Skill training programme organized by the Centre of Adult Continuing Education and Extension (CACEE), University of Kerala for the BEd. Trainees of  CSI College of Education, Parassala on 19th and 21st May 2012.

38.As RP for  a session on Recent Trends in ELT for the teachers of English  (ICSE,CBSE, and Kerala State syllabus) of  schools under the  Mar Thoma Church Educational Society  on 22 May 2012.
39.Invited as Resource Person   by Sarva Shiksha Abhayan (SSA), Kannur , to engage a session  on ICT in ELT for a one day training programme for Primary School Teachers at Chokli Block Resource Centre on 17 October 2012
40.Engaged  a session on  Educational Technology  and  ICT in Education for the MEd programme of IGNOU organized by Govt. CTE, Thiurvananthapuram in  November  2012

41.As RP for sessions on Teaching of English  for the trainees of the Special BEd course offered by IGNOU at Balvikas Training Centre, Trivandrum in February 2013.

42. Engaged  sessions on Communication skills as part of the Soft Skills training programme for the students of Mar Theophilus Training College, Nalanchira in April 2013

43.Served as RP for a One-day Orientation Programme for teachers of Aiswarya Public School, Kollam in April 2013 and engaged sessions on Lesson Planning, Classroom strategies and Life Skills.

44.Served as RP for a One-day session on Life Skills- Self Awareness, Critical Thinking & Creative Thinking  for the students of CSI College of Education, Parassala as part of  a three day Programme on Life Skills organized by the Centre for Adult Continuing Education and Extension,(CACEE), University of Kerala on 08 May 2013

45.Engaged  a session on Nurturing Thinking Skills in the English Classroom for the English Optional trainees of  Kerala University College of Teacher Education, Karivattom  on  20 May 2013.

46.Engaged  a session   entitled A Re-look at Instructional Designs as part of a Faculty Improvement Programme for Teachers of St.Thomas Schools, Mukkolakkal, Trivandrum on 21 May 2013
47.Invited as a Resource Person by Rajadhani Institute of Engineering and Technology to engage  a session on Effective Classroom Communication and  Expression of  Ideas as part  of  a Faculty Development Programme on 21 May 2013
48.Delivered a special lecture entitled ‘Essential Values’ on the occasion of the inauguration of the College Union (2013-14) of  NVKSD College of Education, Attoor, Kanakumari  on 18 October 2013.
49. Delivered  the Key Note Address at the Workshop  on Effective Implementation of Revised BEd. Curriculum (English Optional)
Organized by Karmela Rani Training College, Kollam on 26 October 2013.

50.Engaged  a session on  Educational Technology  and  ICT in Education for the MEd programme of IGNOU organized by Govt. CTE, Thiurvananthapuram in  09 November  2013.

51.Engaged a session entitled Focus on Technology as  part of an Orientation to reification of the BEd Curriculum (Hindi) organized  for  teacher educators in Hindi working  in teacher training colleges affiliated  to  the University of Kerala at Govt. College of Teacher Education, Thiruvananthapuram on 12 November 2013.


52. Engaged a session on Technology for Education  for the teacher educators of languages now teaching in the Teacher Education Centres of the University of Kerala  on 27 November 2013.
53. Engaged  orientation sessions on the new BEd curriculum for the teacher educators of English now teaching in the Teacher Education Centres of the University of Kerala  on 28 and 29 November 2013.

54. Engaged a session entitled ICT in Education for the trainees of St.Thomas Training  College, Mukollakal, Trivandrum in  December 2013.

55. Engaged a session  on Communicative English  for the students of Rajiv Gandhi Ayurveda Medical College, Mahe  organized by ELTIF in  July 2014.


56.Engaged a session  for the  Diploma in Communication course(RIE, Bangalore) assistance programme organized by ELTIF at Govt. Brennen CTE, Thalassery on Sunday 01 February 2015.

57.Served as RP for the Refresher Course in Education  and delivered a talk entitled Techno Pedagogic Content Knowledge- Analysis at the UGC Academic Staff College, of University of Kerala on  16 February 2015.
58.Served as RP for the residential training of Skill Development Executives for the Additional Skill Acquisition Programme of the Government of Kerala organized at Amal College of Advanced Studies and engaged a multimedia session on Methodology of  English Language Teaching on 06 June 2015.
59.Engaged a session on Research Skills and Tools as part of the Talk Series 2015-16 organized for research scholars of the Research Centre of Govt.College of Teacher Education, Thiruvananthapuram on 31 July 2015.
60.Engaged  two  sessions on Orientation to Language Education for the Two Year BEd English optional trainees of Govt. Brennen College of Teacher Education, Thalassery on 04 and 05 August 2015.
61.Engaged  a session on Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication  for a training programme on Communication Skills in English for teachers teaching different subjects in schools for SC/ST  and tribal children of Karnataka, Kerala, Tamilnadu and Andhra Pradesh organized by Regional Institute of Education, Mysore (NCERT) in Sep 2015.

62.Engaged  a session on Listening Skills  for an Orientation Programme for Primary School Teachers of Pondicherry Schools organized by Regional Institute of Education, Mysore (NCERT) in Sep 2015.

63. Engaged   two  full-day  sessions based on the newly revised   Two-year  BEd English syllabus of Kannur University for the  trainees of Govt. Brennen College of Teacher Education, Thalassery on 19 and 20 November  2015.
64. Engaged a  session  on  Select Tools  for Research  as part of the Talk Series 2015-16 for the Research Scholars  of the Research Centre of Govt. College of Teacher Education, Thiruvananthapuram on 30 November 2015.

65. Engaged a full-day session on Language Games as an External Mentor of the Walk with a Scholar Programme  2015-16 at KNM Govt. Arts and  Science College, Kanjiramkulam on 16 Jan 2016.

66.Engaged sessions on Non-verbal Communication, Critical Thinking, Decision Making and Problem Solving  based on prepared multimedia materials  for a training  programme on Soft Skills  for  Key Resource Person’s at  Secondary Level organized by RIE Bhopal in January 2016.


67. Served as Resource Person for the two day Orientation Program for Teacher Educators organized by the Directorate of Teacher Education, University of Calicut on 30 March 2016.


68. Engaged a  session on Constructivist Pedagogy at the Tertiary Level  for the Refresher Course in English and Foreign Languages for College/University teachers  organized by the  UGC-Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC), University of Calicut on 28 October 2016.


69. Engaged a  session on Learning Factors for  an Intensive Training Programme for Secondary Teachers organized by the  Department of English, University of Calicut on 27 December 2016.


70. Engaged a  session on Academic Writing  for  an Intensive Training Programme for Secondary Teachers organized by the  Department of English, University of Calicut on 29 January 2017.


71. Engaged a  session on Academic Writing  for  an Intensive Training Programme for Secondary Teachers organized by the  Department of English, University of Calicut on 18 February 2017.


72. Engaged a  session on Blended Learning Classrooms  for the  Faculty Development Programme  of Jyothi Engineering College, Trichur on 17 July 2017.

73.Engaged  a session on ‘Devising of  simple language  tasks for engaging learners’  during the One-day Orientation Programmme  on Pedagogy for Rural Learners of English as a Second Language organized by English Language Teachers’ Interaction Forum (ELTIF) in association with Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) at Govt. Brennen College of Teacher Education, Thalassery on 28 December 2017.


74. Engaged sessions for both school children and  mothers of children attending the three-day English  Learning Camp jointly organized by the Initiative for Rehabilitation and Palliative Care(IRPC) and English Language Teachers’ Interaction Forum (ELTIF) on three consecutive  days from 29 to 31 December 2017 at Kannavam in Kannur District, Kerala.