PEMA YANGDON (Dharamsala, INDIA)
Service Position: Teacher
Service Track: Professional
Service Commencement: April 7,2014
Service Commitment: Six Months
Host Institute: Department of Education, CTA
Dhang-shab-pa Pema Yangdon came from Tibet at the age of seven and did her schooling from TCV. She has got a Masters in Economics from Ethiraj College for Women and B.Ed from Stella Matutina College of Education, both affiliated to University of Madras, Chennai.
Pema always wanted to take the teaching line as this profession will allow her to use her knowledge along with other resources to broaden the knowledge of many young students. She recently worked as a teacher at Anita Matric School in Chennai. She wants to serve Tibetan School with her educational background.
For time being, Pema is trying to contribute to Tibetan Community through Tibet Corps, which according to her is a good platform to get involved with the Tibetan Administration or community at large.
Pema is currently serving for Sherig office as a teacher at Lower T.C.V. School. She joined as a volunteer on 7th April 2014 and she will be serving for six months. Her responsibilities include;
- Taking English class for ninth standard students.
- To look after the library as a part time librarian.
- To provide career guidance and counseling to the classes whenever required.
- To take arrangement classes.