About the College of Education
The College of Education under the management of benevolent and famous D.N.R. College Association in Andhra Praadesh Affiliated to Andhra University and serves the Andhra University region. The Institution had the recognition of Govt. of Andhra Pradesh and National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), Bangalore. It offers courses of B.Ed and M.Ed. besides offering Research guidance at P.G. Level.
Infact the historical background of the D.N.R. College Association goes back to the year 1945.
On the eve of the formation of the West Godavari Bhimavaram College (W.G.B.College) in the year 1945, it was the fond wish of an elite section of the public to extend the educational opportunities to the public of every nook and Corner of the West Godavari District under the dynamic leadership of late Sri.Dantuluri Narayana Raju garu. Later the College was named after the founder leader and founder secretary Dantuluri Narayana Raju as D.N.R.College.
Noble and enlightened thoughts were spread and developed the college into the status of a Deemed University by introducing many new and worthy courses at the degree and post Graduate levels by starting Post Graduate Centre and some other new Colleges like College of law, College of Education, etc., Now the D.N.R.College Association is branched withdifferent faculties for Kindergarten to Post Graduate (K.G. to P.G.) level and Research facilities.
The Management of the D.N.R.College Association felt the dire need to start a College of Education to promote the Teacher Education and inturn to enhance the standards of School Education in Andhra Pradesh. The College of Education under D.N.R.College Association was established in the year 1983 with the approval of Govt. of Andhrapradesh. The Govt. of Andhra Pradesh upgraded this College to Post Graduate level by sanctioning M.Ed., Course from the academic year 1995-96.
Since the inception of the College, the academic values are being maintained and getting good results. Some of our students who were settled in the teaching profession were selected for best teacher awards at the District and State Levels.
The College of Education has two two storey buildings, (one for B.Ed., and one for M.Ed.,) with well furnished class rooms, well equipped Laboratories of Psychology, Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Social Studies, Educational Technology and well developed Library, play ground with all inputs.
To take up the regular teaching practice to the teacher trainees the College has two Model schools, D.N.R. English Medium High School and S.Ch.B.R.M. High School under the Control of the same Management.
With all the recipient infrastructaral facilities the College is blooming in the sphere of teaching profession to the status of I.A.S.E.. The immense experiences expressed by the well trained outgoing teachers that the congenial College atmosphere, benevolent attitude of the Management and dedicated Teacher Educators and with the blessings of the Almighty and well experienced and dynamic principal of the College and administrative staff.
The College holds promise of blossming into a premier Post Graduate College of Education in Costal Andhra Pradesh. The College of Education has started M.Ed.,Courses, during the academic year 1995-96 with an intake Capacity of 25 students. Qualified candidates can be admitted into M.Ed., Course through AUCET. Our M.Ed., students are spreaded over different Colleges of Education as Teacher Educators.
Our college had started extension service unit to extend the services to train the in-service teachers in Pedagogy and Content areas. Most of our faculty members acted as course directors and Resource Persons for U.G.C.,N.C.E.R.T. and SCERT in-service teacher training programmes.
Seminars and Work shops
Our College is identified as a remarkable Centre for conducting a number of National and State level seminors and Work shops. Some of our faculty members participated and presented their research papers in State, National and International seminars.