CENTA presents the fourth edition of Teaching Professionals' Olympiad (TPO) 2018!

  • National competition for teaching professionals
  • Relevant for school teachers, principals, supplemental teachers, volunteers and fellows, B.Ed/D.Ed students and anyone interested in teaching
  • Multiple-choice objective test format, highly practice-oriented
  • 40+ cities in India and in Dubai and Abu Dhabi
  • 20 subject tracks in Primary, Middle, Secondary and Senior Secondary school levels
  • English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Marathi language mediums (Primary mix-of-subject track)
  • December 8, 2018 Saturday

Watch this space for more information on prizes, syllabus, sample questions and sponsors.

CENTA presents the winners of Teaching Professionals' Olympiad (TPO)

Congratulations to all the winners and also to each and every participant for being part of this national level initiative! Participants, your personalised confidential performance report with details and analysis of your performance and how it compares to other test takers, is available for download at MyCENTA

Winners of TPO 2017   Winners of TPO 2016   Winners of TPO 2015  

Partners for CENTA Teaching Professionals' Olympiad (TPO) 2018

The Hindu Group, widely known for the most revered and respected Indian daily, The Hindu, is a 137-year old institution based in Chennai, India. Education has been an area of passion for the group, evidenced by their publications devoted to this topic, such as Young World, Education Plus and The Hindu In School. Young World, in its 26 th year, has evolved into a standalone children’s magazine. Education Plus has, since 2003, featured issues, opportunities and developments relating to higher education. The Hindu In School is an 8-page newspaper, especially curated with the middle and high school students in mind.

Extending this commitment to the education ecosystem, The Hindu Group is delighted to support CENTA TPO for the fourth consecutive year, with the collective objective to empower teachers and more importantly, identify outstanding teachers across the country, and together advance the education system in India.

Central Square Foundation (CSF) is a grant-making organisation and policy think-tank focused on improving school education and learning outcomes of children from low income communities in India. Their work focuses on supporting social entrepreneurs, creating collaborative networks and research, and advocacy for policy reforms in four key areas: Educators (Teachers and School Leaders), Ed Tech, Governance and School Systems.

Central Square Foundation will collaborate with CENTA once again to publish the second edition of ‘Chalk and Challenges’, a book on best teaching practices. Top rank-holders of the Olympiad, and winners from different subject tracks and school settings will get the chance to share learnings from their real-time class-room experiences. We envision for this curated handbook to positively impact teaching-learning practice for the larger ecosystem.

Varkey Foundation is a not-for-profit organization, headquartered in London, established to improve the standards of education for underprivileged children through projects encouraging enrolment in schools, worldwide teacher training programmes and advocacy campaigns.

Through initiatives like the annual Global Education and Skills Forum and the prestigious Global Teacher Prize presented therein, the foundation has been playing a significant role in motivating the teaching community across the world. The Global Education and Skills Forum brings together leaders from the Public, Private and Social sectors seeking solutions to achieve.

Oxford University Press (OUP) is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. OUP is the world’s largest university press with the widest global presence. It publishes in many countries, in more than 40 languages, and in a variety of formats – print and digital.

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