Mr. P.Seneviratne

Senior Lecturer Gr.II

Early Childhood and Primary Education
Faculty of Education

Central Campus, 3rd floor, Faculty of education building

Office: 112881482, Ext: 482 Mobile: 717650563


I am working as an academic staff member at early childhood and primary education since 2006.

Areas of Specialization:

Early childhood

Research interests:

Preschool education and Primary school education



Programme Coordination:

Diploma in Early Childhood and Primary Education Level 5 & 6 (Program developing)

Course Coordination:

ESC1132,ESC1139,ESC2316,ESD1136 and ESD2236


I was awarded the best research paper award at the conference under the category of Education and Law, the title of my paper was ‹¨«Effectiveness of Assessment Process of Competency Based Curriculum in Primary Level in Sri Lanka‹¨« in 7th international conference on Competency Building Strategies in Business and Technology for Sustainable Development at Sri Sai Ram Institute of Management Studies, Sai Leo Nager, West Tambaram, Chennai, India from 22nd to 23rd September 2011


1. Study on Teachers‹¨« Perception on objectives of preschool education in Sri Lanka (With reference in Colombo District),research paper presented at 6th annual research conference 2013 held on 28th- 30th March 2013 at Royal Asiatic Society in Sri Lank Abstract published in the conference proceedings 2. A study on the strategies to develop pro-social behavior of preschool children- completed, M.Ed research, University of Colombo. 3. Published a book for the field of Preschool Education under Agahas Publications, Rajagiriya, ‹¨«Developing Pro-social Behavior in Preschool”- ISBN 978-955-0230-09-9 in 2013 4. Published an article on ‘Social development of preschool children‹¨« in Annual journal ADHEEKSHA Vol-4, 2013, Published by Faculty of Education, The Open University of Sri Lanka

Ongoing Research:

1. A study on ‹¨«factors affecting the non-completion of the Certificate in preschool Education Program (Member of the research team-on going research)



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