Director's Message




Teacher Education and Training refers to the policies and procedures designed to equip perspective teachers with the knowledge, attitude, behaviour and skills they require to perform their tasks effectively in the class room, school and wider community.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan an autonomous organization functioning under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India has provided quality education to the children of this country in last five decades of its Glorious existence in the field of school education.

KVS being the pace setting organization in school education in India established its first Zonal Institute of Education and Training at Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. It was established to cater to the training needs of teaching and non-teaching staff including the principals of KVS. The Foundation stone of ZIET, Gwalior was laid on 30th September 1995 by Late Sh. Madhavrao Scindia the then Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Govt. of India.

The main building housing Administrative block and Training facilities was inaugurated on 20th November 2002 by          Sh. H.M. Cairae, IAS the then commissioner of KVS. The institute has 15 Acres of land with Sylvan surroundings with Hostel facilities for about 100 participants. The institute also has other amenities such as sports fields, gardens, parks, fountains and open air theatre etc.  Since its inception there is no turning back to KVS-ZIET Gwalior in providing Excellent training to the teaching and Non- teaching staff of KVS with state of Art facilities in training fields.

 Quality in education relates to the quality of the work undertaken by a teacher which has significant effects upon his or her students. Teaching involves the use of a wide body of knowledge about the subject being taught, and another set of knowledge about the most effective ways to teach that subject to different kinds of learner, it therefore requires teachers to undertake a complex set of tasks every minute in their classroom transactions.  To achieve quality classroom transactions the teachers are expected to undergo periodical training to update their knowledge, Teaching Methodology, IT usage etc. in the classroom. Because the world that teachers are preparing young people to enter is changing so rapidly.

The quality growth of any organization depends upon the available sincere and committed Human Resources in it. Quality of Human Resources can be improved by catering their training needs continuously and effectively. To keep the pace of recent development in Indian Education System the teachers are trained periodically at KVS-ZIET Gwalior through systematic training modules, to understand the new trends in classroom teaching, management and teaching methodologies.

Students and stake holders wish to be assured that they are receiving value for their money by getting quality education from  KVs. Training imparts, character building, good human values, environmental knowledge, social skill and aptitudes. Continuing professional development is the process by which teachers reflect upon their competencies keep them up to date and develop them further in their Endeavour. CPD helps teachers to work collaborative and promote active learning, practice, coaching, follow- up and encourage innovations and experimentation.

The KVS-ZIET Gwalior has been given the responsibility of catering to the training needs of the staff of six regions namely Agra Region. Bhopal Region, Jabalpur Region, Raipur Region,  Lucknow Region and Varanasi Region. Apart from training the institute is actively involved in developing training modules for various courses and also acts as support system in implementing Academic policies received from KVS (HQ) from time to time.

As a team at KVS-ZIET Gwalior it is our endeavor to provide excellent training environment with home away from home atmosphere to the participants in the institute. It is assured that KVS- ZIET Gwalior team will not leave any stone unturned to make every training programme a grand success.

We look forward your visit to KVS-ZIET Gwalior to enrich your knowledge in the field of Education and Training. Let us work together and strive hard to take KVS-ZIET Gwalior to greater heights in the field of Education and Training.



( Somit Shrivastava )