UNESCO | Education - Thailand celebrates teachers and innovative teaching techniques, March 24-26
March 2009

Thailand celebrates teachers and innovative teaching techniques, March 24-26
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Hardworking teachers will be honoured and new methods of teaching and learning discussed at the 4th World Teachers' Day in Thailand which takes place during the 12th UNESCO-APEID International Conference on March 24-26.

The conference on Quality Innovations for Teaching and Learning, will highlight the importance of teacher education and provide a forum for policy makers, educators, teachers, academicians and researchers to discuss and exchange information on quality and sustainable education.

There will be six plenary sessions during the conference including: strengthening the profession for the 21st Century; teacher education for sustainable development; ICTs in education; bridging the social divide; nurturing the holistic development of children and youth and arts and culture in education.

The three day conference will start by celebrating the 4th World Teacherís Day with a tribute to exemplary teachers attended by Jurin Laksanavisit, Thailandís Minister of Education.

Contact: apeidconf@unescobkk.org

 

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