Southern Railway’s Perambur Railway School Teacher receives the prestigious Dr Radhakrishnan Award from Tamil Nadu Government
In a first-of-its-kind recognition accorded for a Railway School Teacher, Shri. P. Venkatachalam, working as Biology Teacher in Railway Higher Secondary School, Perambur, Chennai has been honoured with the prestigious Dr Radhakrishnan Award for ‘Best Teacher’ from Tamil Nadu Government. The Award was conferred to Shri P.Venkatachalam by Shri Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi, Hon’ble Minister for School Education, Govt. of Tamil Nadu at a function held on the occasion of Teachers Day on 5th September 2022, in the presence of Shri P.K.Sekar Babu, Hon’ble Minister for Hindu Religious & Charitable Endowments, Govt. of Tamil Nadu.
Shri P. Venkatachalam joinedas aPrimary Teacher in Railway Higher Secondary School, Perambur in the year 2009. Presently a Grade-1 Biology Teacher, his exemplary teaching skills and continued motivation was instrumental in many students excelling in both academic as well as extra-curricular activities. He also brainstormed a team of students into presenting a Science Project on Rain-water Harvesting techniques and the innovative venture fetched many accolades.
It is noteworthy that Shri P.Venkatachalam is among the 393 teachers across Tamil Nadu who received the Dr.Radhakrishnan Award this year.