education programmes such as seminars, extra classes and revisions
of lessons are being conducted by schools these days to prepare
their Grade 11 students for G.C.E. Ordinary Level examination
scheduled to be held in December.
Army which annually organizes such educative programmes in the
Jaffna peninsula, this year too has organized a series of seminars
for O/L candidates at many places covering all five education
zones namely Jaffna, Thenmarachchi, Vadamaratchi, Valikamam and
Islands with coordination of Jaffna Department of Education.
As the forerunner,
the 51 Division organized seminars on 12th and 14th October at
Vaddukkoddai Jaffna College, Thelippalai Mahajana College, Manippay
Memorial English College, Marathanamadam Ramanathan Girls’ College
and Puttur Sri Somaskantha College. Over 2000 students attended
the seminars conducted by experienced teachers targeting the 2012
O/L Mathematics and Science question papers. Two more sessions
will take place on 27th at Urumpirai Hindu College and Velanai
Hindu College in Kayts island.
and refreshments were provided free to all participants.
leaders, Provincial Director of Education Northern Province Mr.
N. Selvarajah, Deputy Director of Education Northern Province
Mr. Ravichanthiran, Commander 513 Brigade Brigadier Pradeep De
Silva, Commander 515 Brigade Brigadier Buvaneka Randeniya, Zonal
Directors of Education, Divisional Secretaries, principals, teachers
and well-wishers extended their cooperation in organizing the