Shillong-based Physics teacher Rahul Chatterjee to be conferred with the prestigious ‘International High School Teacher Programme’ fellowship for a two-week training programme at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland to be held in July.
Chatterjee, who is an assistant lecturer of Physics in Shillong Jail Road Boys’ Higher Secondary School has won the fellowship through an open international competition.
Chatterjee is the only teacher from India selected for the prestigious fellowship and he will be leaving for Geneva in the month of July.
Chatterjee has also brought laurels to the state earlier be receiving the Science Teacher Award in 2009 presented by the National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI), NER Local Chapter. He also received the highly acclaimed International Leaders in Education Programme (ILEP) fellowship to the United States.