Mr. Prabath Ekanayake
 

Office Address: 

Department of Education,
University of Peradeniya,
Peradeniya,
Sri Lanka.

 Email: 

empcse@yahoo.co.uk /pcse1@uol.ac.uk

Telephone: 

0094812392704/ 077-9678960

Personal Website: 
 
 
Educational Qualifications:
  • BA (sp) University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka (1995)
  • PGDE (Dist) University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka (1997)
  • MEd in International Education, University of Sussex, United Kingdom (2003)
  • MPhil in Education , University of Colombo, Sri Lanka (2011)
  • Doctor of Education (Reading) , School of Education , University of Leicester , United Kingdom
Appointments (Selected) :
  • School Teacher, Ministry of Education, Central Province, Sri Lanka 1995-2000
  • Assistant Project Officer Primary Mathematics Project, National Institute of Education, Maharagama, Sri Lanka 2000-2003
  • Assistant Lecturer in Education, Department of Education, University of Peradeniya, 2003 to 2005
  • Lecturer in Education, Faculty of Education OUSL 2005 to 2008
  • Lecturer in Education, Department of Education, University of Peradeniya, 2008 to 2011
  • Senior Lecturer (G.II) in Education Department of Education, University of Peradeniya 2011 to date
  • Coordinator PGDE (Week End) Programme, Department of Education, University of Peradeniya. 2014 to date
  • Teaching panel , Metropolitan School District, Madison, Wisconsin, USA, 2012 to 2014
Research Intersests :
  • Comparative and international education, Education and national development, Curriculum Development, Primary Education,
Research Publications :
  • Ekanayake. P, National Basic Mathematic Survey 1998
  • Ekanayake. P, Student achievement in deprived schools in Sri Lanka 2004
  • Ekanayake. P, Problems of primary students in identifying shapes 2006
  • Ekanayake. P, Raising the students performance in mathematics (An action Research) 2008/2009
  • Ekanayake. P, An evaluation of the existing primary mathematics curriculum in Sri Lanka 2010
  • Ekanayake. P, Evaluation of the effectiveness of the implementation of the educational reforms at secondary level, 2010
  • Ekanayake. P, Evaluation on teaching practice of PGDE students 2011
  • Ekanayake. P, Ethics of educational research, paper presented at the BERA conference, University of Leicester, United Kingdom 2014
Regular Taught Courses:
  • Undergraduates
  • Comparative and International Education
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Multicultural Education
  • Teaching practice
  • Postgraduate Students (PGDE and MEd)
  • Comparative and International Education
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Curriculum Development
  • Citizenship Education
  • Life skills
  • Lifelong Education
  • Primary Education
  • Educational Technology
  • Education and Development of the Nations
  • Designing Curriculum and Instruction for Creativity and Critical Thinking
  • Teaching practice

 

Back to Top