State Awards to Women Teachers on Savithri Bhai Pule Jayanthi 2018

Guidelines for State Awards to Women Teachers on Savithri Bhai Pule Jayanthi 2018. Sub: APSSA, Amaravati - SIEMAT - State Awards to the Female Teachers for the year 2018 for birth day Celebration of Smt. Savitribai Rude Jayanthi on 3" January 2018 — Proposals called from 21,02.2017 to 27.12.2017 by the District Selection Committee — Selection of Awardees applicant — Instructions — Issued.
  • 1. G.O.Rt. No. 434 Education (Ser. IV) Department, dt: 23.08.2000. 
  • 2.Govt. Memo. No. 10174/Ser. IV-212002-1. Edn (Ser,IV) Dept. dt: 05.08,2002, 
  • 3. G.O.Rt.No.500 Education (Trg.I) Dept. dt:2.09.2002. 
  • 4. CM Review Meeting on -th December, 2016. 
  • 5. This Office Proc.No.821A3/SSA-SIEMAT/2016, dt.20,122016.

State Awards to Women Teachers on Savithri Bhai Pule Jayanthi 2018

The Government of Andhra Pradesh have introduced state Awards for Women Teachers and decided to honor the best female teachers who have rendered their services in school education on the eve of Smt. Savitribai Phuic Jayanthi celebrations on aid January. Further it is informed that every year State Awards are being awarded by Government of Andhra Pradesh to the Best Teachers Selected on the occasion of Teachers Day i.e., Birth Day of Dr. S. Radhakrishnan, the former President of India on 56 September as per Government orders vide reference 1" to 3rd cited.
Further informed that, it is proposed to conduct Smt Savitribhai Phule birth day on 3rd January of every year in the State as women teachers day as she was the 1" Women Teacher in India.

Therefore, it is proposed to the best female teachers in 2 categories.
  • 1. Regular female teachers from govt/Local body/aided schools 
  • 2. Special Officers and Contract Resident Teachers from Kasturba Gandhi Bali ka Vidyalayas, 
The Government of India have promulgated an Act i.e. "The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act, 2009 (Act No, 35 of 2009)" popularly known as RTE Act. In the said Act, among other things, Govt. of India has incorporated the duties of Teachers and redressal of grievances. Government of Andhra Pradesh has also issued Rules under the provisions of RTE Act. In view of the RTE Act and Rules issued there under, it is desirable to honor the teachers who have performed their duties sincerely and honestly and worked hard for the development of education of children in their schools with special focus on Access, Enrolment, Retention, Transition to next higher classes, improved Evaluation techniques, needs of special children and community mobilizes for right approach to quality education.

1). Conditions of eligibility of Teachers for considering for the State Awards.
  • a) Women Teachers with at least 20 years of Teaching experience and who are actually working as Teachers/Headmasters in GovernmentiZilla Parishad /Municipalities and Aided Institutions only shall be considered. 
  • b) Teachers from the above institutions of physically and mentally handicapped are also eligible for the Awards if they fulfill as other prescribed conditions. 

2) Main Considerations for Selection of best women Teachers:-
  • a) Special Work done for raising the Standard of Education. 
  • b) Teaching Methodology being followed by the teacher. 
  • c) Inculcating Interest in extracurricular activities among the students. 
  • d) Educational innovative writing useful to the students.
  • e) Community Mobilizations/ Social Work/ Community Services
  • f) Gender sensitization & Girls Education
  • g) Women Empowerment.
  • h) Special efforts of teacher to improve enrollment, and retention.
  • i) Sincerity and Commitment towards the job and regularity of attendance Willingness to work in Interior areas.
  • j) Strengthening of national integration like - NCC/ Scouts & GuidesINSS/ Other activities.
  • k) Cultural Programs at District and state level.
  • 1) Interest in the helping the CWSN/ Back ward students/Health camps.
3 .The Selection Committee shall recommend not more than one proposal from each following category:
Name of the category of the teachers.
The Women Headmasters of High Schools working under the State Government, Zilla Parishad, Municipal, I.T.D.A. and Aided.
Women Headmasters working under A.P.R.E.1.S.
Women Headmasters working under A.P.S.W.R.E.I.S.
Women Headmasters working under A .P.T.W.R.E.I.S.
Women School Assistants/Headmasters of Upper Primary Schools working under State
Government, Zilla Parishad, Mandal Parishad, Municipal. LTDA. and Aided.
Women School Assistants of A.P.R.E.I.S. (T.G.T. & P.G.Ts.).
Women School Assistants of A.P.S.W.R.E.1.S. (T.G.T. & P,G,Ts.).
Women School Assistants of A.P.T.W.R.E.I.S. (T.G.T. & P.G.Ts.).
Women Secondary Grade Teachers working in High Schools under State Government, Zilla Parishad, Municipal, I.T.D.A. and Aided Managements.
Women Secondary Grade Teachers working in Primary, Upper Primary Schools under State Government, Mandal Parishad, Municipal, I.T.D.A. and Aided Managements.
Women Telugu Pandits Grade - I.
Women Telugu Pandits Grade - II.
Women Sanskrit Pandits Grade - I & Grade - II (Working in all managements excluding Societies).
Women Hindi Pandits Grade - I.
Women I lindi Pandits Grade - II.
Women Urdu Pandits Grade - I.
Women Urdu Pandits Grade - II.
Women Physical Education Teachers.
Women Craft/Music Teachers.
Women Drawing Teachers.
All Women Senior Lecturers in D.I.E.Ts., I.A.S.Es.. C.T.Es. under State Government and Aided.
Women Lecturers in Colleges of Physical Education.
KGBV CRTs each subject / PE-r-
  • The Final Selection shall be made by the State Selection Committee from out of the names recommended by the District Selection Committee from all the 13 districts. The Teachers selected by the State Selection Committee will be honored with a Gold Medal (Gold Plated silver medal), a Shawl, a Cash Award of Rs.10.000/-,Tablet and Merit Certificate.
  • The Teachers and Teacher Educators selected by the State Selection Committee will be honored with Cash Award of Rs. 10,000/-, Gold Plated Silver Medal, a Shawl, Tab and a Merit Certificate. The T.A.will be paid and 2"d ClassRailway Fare or Bus Fare and D.A. will be paid as per A.P.T.A. rules. 
  • The Chairman of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan in Andhra Pradesh is requested to give wide publicity of the programme through News Papers or any other local mass media. The Chairman of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan of all the Districts should be represented at the State Function of honoring of Teachers without any deviation. 
  • It is intimated that this programme is a time-bound programme and as such, the proposals together with the Antecedent and Character Certificates and Citations, duly signed by the District Selection Committee should be sent to this office on or before 28-12-2017. The proposals received without the Antecedent and Character Certificate. Citation etc. shall be summarily rejected and those proposals received after the last date prescribed will not be entertained and considered. 
Incomplete and defective proposals, such as:
  • Leaving the columns of Proforma as blank, 
  • Recommendations along with marks awarded by the Committee, which are not signed by the District Selection Committee, proposals which are not having a gist of each item in Proforma and the proposals without the passport size Photographs duly attested at the back side of the photo will not be considered for Awards. 
  • If any Committee sends particulars of more than one candidate in each category in deviation of the above instructions, the same will be viewed seriously and the member-Convener will be liable for disciplinary action. 
The Project Officers of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan & District Educational Officers in the State are requested to submit the proposals in the prescribed Proforma and word document of the same shall be emailed to mail id siematap@gmail.00m while sending a hard copy of the proposal to this office by 28.12.2017. No proposals are not accepted after the due date.


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