TCF honours its 12,000 strong female faculty at Annual Teachers Awards 2017

01:41 PM | 8 Dec, 2017
TCF honours its 12,000 strong female faculty at Annual Teachers Awards 2017
KARACHI - The Citizens Foundation (TCF), Pakistan’s leading education sector not-for-profit organization held its annual Teachers’ Awards ceremony to recognize and encourage the dedication of its teachers and principals.

The event was attended by more than 4,000 teachers and principals of Karachi and interior Sindh along with the head office staff and senior management."The awards were presented by TCF’s CEO to the teachers who exhibited the best performance this year," said a press release issued by the organization here on Friday.

TCF has 12,000 female teachers and principals across its network of 1,441 schools in Pakistan. This makes TCF one of the top women employers in the country offering a female-friendly work environment.

These teachers and principals are the backbones of TCF’s education movement teaching more than 200,000 students every day to help them become true agents of positive change.

A fleet of 800 TCF vans embarks on the journey of enlightenment every day to transport the female faculty to TCF schools in remote areas, making quality education possible for the children of less privileged areas.

"TCF largely owes the success that we have achieved so far to our teachers. A good teacher can build a future of a child and change his life for the better. Today, I just want to tell you that I am so proud of the hard work you put in to help these children so devotedly and selflessly. You are putting the building blocks of an enlightened Pakistan," said CEO & President of TCF Syed Asaad Ayub Ahmad.

The awards were presented to 1,400 teachers for extraordinary performance this year in the following categories: 1. Service and Attendance Awards 2. Teacher Competency Awards 3. Board / Matriculation Awards.

Special awards were also presented to the students with exceptional performance in the matriculation board exams.

TCF held multiple award ceremonies in major cities of Pakistan, however, the final awards ceremony concluded here in Karachi.