I am Dr. M. Manivannan working at TNOU.
I want to introduce myself to you. I am an interesting person to value every individual human beings. I want to get the knowledge from everyone. Please go through my profile which is given under different headings. I think it would be interesting to you to know about me.
I am in the teaching profession for the past two decades. I worked in several educational institutions. After completing of my teacher education, i joined at St. Theresa's School to work for the children with visual impairment. Since then i worked around 10 years for the children with visual impairment. Later on i joined in Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya College of Education, Coimbatore as Lecturer in Special Education. I also worked as Deputy Director in the IHRDC, Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya. I went to Kerala to work as Reader in Education in one of the Colleges of Education. Then i moved from Kerala to Tamil Nadu. I joined as the Principal of Rabindranath Tagore College of Education where i worked one year. Later i moved to Vellalar College of Education, Erode to work as the Principal. I introduced a lot of innovative programmes in the College for the development of the students. I got the interview from the Tamil Nadu Open University. I got selected as a Reader in 2007. Now i continue as Associate Professor in this University. I enjoy my profession. I am one of the members of executive committee of the Rehabilitation Council of India. I am the member of Board of Studies of Bharathidasan University and Tamil University. I have been the resource person for a number of workshops and seminars conducted in the field of education and special education.
I have the qualification of:
- M.A. (Psychology),
- M.Ed. (Special Education),
- Ph.D. (Education),
I am more interested on disability service. I work for bringing out the course materials for the education and special education. I have written 4 books. I show interest in writing of articles in the journals and magazines. Apart from this i am a jolly person to go to new places with friends. I like to chat/interact with my friends, new members and professionals.