Welcome to CPCE
Formal initial teacher training began in Guyana in the year nineteen hundred and twenty-eight (1928). Over the decades, Cyril Potter College of Education (CPCE), has experienced many transformations, including Programme structure and Curriculum offering. The College offers professional teacher training at the Turkeyen Pre-Service and at eighteen (18) In-Service Satellite Centers. Training is offered via Online mode, blended and face-to-face modes.
The College Outcomes:
Messages: His Excellency the President
Minister of Education
Chief Education Officer
Monday to Thursday
08:00 – 16:30
Friday 08:00 to 15:30
Saturday – Sunday (closed)
- To provide a coordinated and integrated approach to formal teacher training education in Guyana;
- To effectively and efficiently train teachers who can function in Nursery, Primary, and Secondary school throughout Guyana;
- To provide opportunities for teacher educators to be engaged in independent or collaborative research and professional development activities, and capacity building for paraprofessionals.
Why Choose us
The College offers professional teacher training.
To provide the formal education system with academically and professionally trained teachers at the Nursery, Primary and Secondary levels.
The Vision of the Ministry of Education is that education should be the main and most effective contributor to the development of the citizenry able, to modernize Guyana; to support the citizenry in becoming more productive and tolerant; and to live in mutual respect.
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