L. M. K. Banadara
♦ B.Ed(Hons) Second Class Upper Division, University of Colombo,Sri Lanka – 1999
♦ Postgraduate Diploma in Community Development, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka- 2003
♦ Diploma in Psychology and Advance Certificate in Guidance and Counseling,Institute of Psychological Studies,Sri Lanka- 2001
♦ Master of Education.University of Colombo, Sri Lanka- 2008
Areas of Teaching
Areas of Research Interests
Awards and Grants
Chapters and Web Documents
♦ Term Paper on Current Practices of the Non-Formal Education Programmes in the Community Learning Centres in Sri Lanka, Compilation of Term Papers, National University of Educational Planning and Administration – April 2008.
♦ Managerial Skills that can be used for an Effective teaching Learning Process (2000). Education Jornal, Faculty of Education, University of Colombo.
♦ Survey of Status of Second National Language Teaching &Learning in National Colleges of Education (2007) NEREC Faculty of Education University of Colombo (As a Team Member)
♦ International research study titled “Learning and Teaching in Multigrade Settings (LATIMS) in 2003. The research project is a collaborative effort of the Institute of Education, University of London, Trtibhuvan University, Nepal and Faculty of Education, University of Colombo.(Team member)
♦ Team member of the research programme in grade 4 National Assessment Case Study conducted by the National Education Research and Evaluation Centre (NEREC), Faculty of Education University of Colombo in 2005(Team member).
♦ Current Practice of Open Schooling Programme in Sri Lanka.
♦ Function of Income Generating Programmes in the Community Learning Centres
♦ Current Practices of the Non-Formal Education Programmes in the Community Learning Centres in Sri Lanka (2010). VDM publishers, German.
♦ Head of the Department
♦ Course Coordinator of the PGDE (Teaching of Drama and Theatre) Full Time and Part Time Courses.University of Colombo.
♦ Centre Coordinator of the Postgraduate Diploma in Education Week-End Course.
♦ Faculty Representative of the Sport Board, University of Colombo.
♦ Faculty representative of the leaves and awards committee, University of Colombo.
♦ Excecutive Committee Member of the Faculty Centre, University of Colombo.