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Dindial Birbahadur Edit Profile

Secondary school educator

Dindial Birbahadur, Guyanese secondary school educator. Fellow Government of United Kingdom, 1975; recipient Presidential award for excellence in mathematics teaching President of the United States, 1995. Member National Council Teachers of Mathematics, Mathematics Association American, Virgin Islands Mathematics Teachers Association, St. Croix Federation Teachers, Council Presidential Awardees in Mathematics, Lions.

Background

Birbahadur, Dindial was born on October 28, 1944 in Albion Estate, Guyana. Came to the United States, 1980. Son of Pandit and Mangree Birbahadur.

Education

Bachelor, University Guyana, 1971. Diploma in education, University Guyana, 1972. Advanced diploma in educational studies, University Leeds., 1976.

Master of Education, University Virgin Islands, 1984.

Career

Elementary teacher Department Education, Guyana, 1963-1971, secondary teacher Guyana, 1971-1974. Mathematics lecturer Lilian Dewar College Education, Guyana, 1974-1980. Secondary mathematics teacher Virgin Islands Department Education, 1980-1989, master teacher, since 1989, chairman mathematics department, 1986—1999, registrar/system analyst, since 1999.

Mathematics lecturer University Guyana, 1975-1980. Instructor University Virgin Islands, 1981-1989. Mathematics examiner Caribbean Examination Council, Barbados, 1978-1980.

Statistical advisor University Virgin Islands, since 1982. Member Territorial Technology Committee, Virgin Islands, since 1994. State coordinator for Presidential award in elementary and secondary mathematics.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Use of Objective Testing in Mathematics, 1976.

Membership

Member National Council Teachers of Mathematics, Mathematics Association American, Virgin Islands Mathematics Teachers Association, St. Croix Federation Teachers, Council Presidential Awardees in Mathematics, Lions.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, playing chess, swimming, fishing, touring.

Connections

Married Rabby Devi Jaikaran, February 23, 1969. 1 child, Devendra.

father:
Pandit Birbahadur

mother:
Mangree Birbahadur

spouse:
Rabby Devi Jaikaran

child:
Devendra Birbahadur