Ratna Solomon College of Elementary Education located in the village of Krishnunipalem, Gokavaram Mandal which is the edge of agency area of East Godavari district. The college was established in 2012 with one unit intake. It is now upgraded to 2 units as per 2014 NCTE norms. The College has the credit of being approved and recognized by the Nation Council for Teacher Education (N.C.T.E.) and Affiliated to the SCERT, Andhra Pradesh, Amaravathi. The teachers are prepared to complete and accept challenges of highly competitive world of today and to keep pace with latest technology and knowledge.
The teacher education programme leading to the Diploma in Elementary Education(D.El.Ed.) aims at preparing teachers for the elementary stage of education, that is, Classes 1 – 8.
The elementary teacher is called upon to engage with children of 6-14 years in a variety of socio-cultural contexts. The purpose of engagement is to facilitate children's learning and development, for which the teacher must have thorough understanding of the child and his process of learning and development and also of problems and rights of children. Needless to say that the teacher is expected to develop the requisite understandings through his/her own observation, experimentation and reflection.
The institute has 100 seats for the D.El.Ed course.