History of Institution
Valummel Institute of Teacher Education was established in the year 2004 as a self financing Institute running under the Meenakshi Charitable Trust. Trust is dedicated to the educational and social uplifittment of the society. The Meenakshi Charitable Trust Commented its functioning in the year 2000 under the guidance of the founder trustee Late V.N. Gopalan. The trust was dedicated to the memory of his wife Late Meenakshi Gopalan. In the year 2004-2005 the institution started its functioning with a batch of fifty students, later in the year 2005-2006 it was upgraded by hundred students of two batches. In the year 2004 , the Institution was approved by NCTE and government of Kerala ( Kerala General Education Department ). The chairman of Meenakshi Charitable Trust is Mr. V.G. Surendranath , principal is Mr. K.P. Narayanan and with sufficient teaching and Non teaching staff.
• To provide quality education to all.
• To provide variety and creative learning experiences, considering individual differences and multiple intelligence.
• Aiming at the all round development of the learner.
• To develop leadership skills.
• To mould the student teachers as efficient and reflective teachers who reflect values such as peace and harmony.
Mission and Objectives
• Widen the knowledge area of the teacher and student.
• Personality development and learning developments are ensured.
• Ensure the participation of the learner in arts , sports and health awareness studies.
• Strengthen the relationship between Institution and society.
• Best results in every Batch.
• Ensured job opportunities for each and every trainees.
• Students from this institution have proved their efficiency by working in reputed Institution inside and outside Kerala.
• Best performance in District and state level by securing maximum scores.
• Many district level competitions of D.Ed.(77c) courses have been conducted in this Institution.
Contribution in the field of Education
• In order to inspire and motivate children at primary and high school level , a Math Quiz is being conducted at regional level under the leadership of Valummel Teacher Training Institution. The winner are awarded and applauded.
• Many awareness programmes and seminar , survey , camp are being conducted in the institution in order to being a social upliftment.
• In order to protect and preserve nature this institution have conducted several camps and seminars in association with Wayanad wild life sanctuaries.