In India elementary education is from class 1 to class 7. These children are in the age group of 5 years to 12 years. The teachers who are entrusted with the responsibility of teaching these children should also be trained. This training is imparted through the elementary teacher education courses in India.
There are many institutes that offer elementary teacher education in India. Individuals who have a minimum qualification of 10+2 are eligible for enrolling into ETE courses in India. Also some institutes require the minimum qualification to be graduation. The DIETs or District Institutes of Education and Training have been set up as model institutions for imparting training to teachers who will be teaching at the elementary levels.
Institutes offering Elementary Education in India (E.T.E)
Given below are names of these institutes and the courses they offer.
Women Primary Teachers Education College Chandwar -The college offers Certificate course in E.T.E
Women Primary Teachers Education College Sasaram - The college offers Certificate course in E.T.E
Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Education - The college offers certificate course in E.T.E and at the undergraduate level, it offers B.Ed. The College is located in Hoshiarpur
Colonel College of Education - The College offers Certificate course in Elementary Teacher Education. This college is located at Sangrur in Punjab
Ramkumari Elementary Teacher Training College- Ramkumari Elementary Teacher Training College is located in Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan. It offers certificate course in E.T.E