National Curriculum for Early Childhood Education 2007

Two Days Teachers’ Training Workshop Concludes  on the
National Curriculum for Early Childhood Education 2007
A CSR Initiative by ITA in collaboration with
Surf Excel – UNILEVER Pakistan 

On 7th-8th October 08, ITA held four teachers’ training workshops, simultaneously for 2000 teachers in four locations of Lahore on the National Curriculum for Early Childhood Education 2007. This was held as a part of ITA’s collaboration with Surf Excel (UNILEVER).

160 (120 Government & 40 Private) schools of Lahore district participated in the above training workshop to familiarize them with the excellent ECE Curriculum 2007 acompanied by guidelines in Urdu/English and a learning kit with supplementary reading materials.


This training was conducted at four venues :

  • Govt. Girls High Secondary School Ravi Road Lahore
  • Govt. Girls Middle School Dev Samaj Road Lahore
  • Social Model School G.T Road Lahore
  • Govt. Girls Community  Middle School Canal View Lahore

The participating teachers were given training on early childhood education, the promotion of safe play and activity-based learning with a strong focus on the principles of ECE as encompassed in the National Curriculum 2007,  which describes key learning areas, competencies and assessment strategies for early learners.

On the concluding day, all the participants were given one copy of ECE National Curriculum 2007, SPLAT kits prepared by the Dirt is Good Surf Excel UNILEVER Team , an Educational bag and its guidelines and a manual to facilitate teachers as implementers of  skills,  knowledge and attitudes learnt during the training.

UNILEVER through its brand Surf Excel also helped distribute 2500 ECE copies of the National Curriculum to all government schools in Lahore District and also  500 private low cost schools as well.

During the Training Session

How to make puppets to develop the interest of early learners in classroom activities


The officials of Education Department |Lahore also participated in the Training workshop on ECE. All the Teaching learning Materials (TLMs) were given to the Executive District Officer (E.D.O) Lahore & District Education Officer (D.E.O) Lahore who sincerely acknowledged this initiative and displayed all those TLMs in their office for giving inspiration and introduction to other government schools

The concerned officials of education department thanked ITA and UNILEVER for this initiative for early learners
Mrs. Perveen (D.E.O Lahore) appreciated the concept of learning through play (Taking the SPLAT Kit)
Educational Bag, SPLAT Kit displayed in the office of E.D.O Lahore
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