District Institute of Education and Training

Uthamachozhapuram, Salem.


EDUSAT set up on the DIET in the academic year 2016-2017. The DIET is coordinating educational programmes for DIET Faculty members, teachers, students and other stake holders. SCERT has provided various educational programmes through EDUSAT Video conferencing mode.

Every month EDUSAT programmes are organised for 15 days with 3 hours duration each. The pre-service students of DIETs were benefitted by the various programmes such as Yoga, Child Rights, Value Integrated Teaching and Learning (VITAL), Life Skills, Personality Development, Pre-service teacher education, Communicative skills in English, Image Recognition Application Technology (IRAT), Disaster Managements, Weekly Iron Folic Acid Supplementation (WIFS), Preparation of Continuous and Comprehension Evaluation (CCE) Worksheets and soft skills. 1700 teacher trainees were benefitted through this programme. Further, officials of SCERT review the branch wise functions of DIETs and provide suggestions for strengthening and improving their performance.