The Acharya Jawadekar college of Education had been established by Shri. Mouni Vidyapeeth in 1956, Under the auspices president ship of
late Dr.V.T.Patil a renowned scholar and a great politician accompanied
with the visionary vision of Padmashree Dr. J.P. Naik a great
educationalist of international repute, the secretary of Indian
Education commission 1964 –1966 an adviser to Central Govt., Chief
executive to ICSSR , Member of NCERT and consultant to UNESCO for
Universal elementary Education in Asia.
The college is the esteemed and highly acknowledged training college in the state. It has been flourished on the ideal foundation of Dr. J.P. Naik. The college focuses on quality teachers training emphasizing all round development of prospective teachers by involving them in social, cultural & environmental activities impaling the spirit of secularism and National integration. The COE provides preserves training for Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) affiliating to Shivaji University, Kolhapur and B.Ed. YCMOU, Nashik. Previously it was running M.Ed, MSCIT, B.Sc. Agree Courses. The campus is spread over 65 acres of land having number of collaborative activities and auxiliary services in association with all the sister institutions of Shri. Mouni Vidyapeeth Gargoti.
‘‘Adhering to teacher as a social engineer ,This college has been
working to prepare the prospective teachers painted by Vankatesh
Madgulkar’s Bangerwadi which will be able to shoulder the
challenges and opportunities of ICT in 21st centaury’’.
|Dr. R. D. Belekar|
Updated at 16/11/2008