21st Century marks the onslaught of Information Technology into our
lives with everything suddenly turning digital - film, documents,
the emergence of the handy tablet.
As we are now in the new Millenium, it looks like PTCS cannot avoid the
inevitable. In the education field we have been talking so much about
the use of computers in classroom teaching and the use of the Internet
for information. Thus, to keep up with the times PTCS has made the
to jump onto the IT wagon to bring to you information digitally.
Today it is the standard where paperless information can be transmitted
to you right from our office to your schools and in the comfort of your
Basically our aim is to reduce the hassle of our members having to call
up or crawl through traffic jams to the office or trading outlets to
seek information. We
hope to put up information sought by all of you at the press of a
button - forms, prices, rebates, current offers and even your Monthly
Bulletin on this website
The President, Penang Teachers' Co-operative Society Ltd
The Co-operative Society was established in 1928 under the name of
"The English Teachers' Thrift
and Loan Society Limited"
for teachers on the island of Penang and its attached hinterland known
as Province Wellesley.
The society was renamed in 1996 as "Koperasi
Guru Pulau Pinang Berhad."
Today the membership has grown manyfold. As at 01 January 2019, the
membership count stands at 4845.