Schooling Minister to inaugurate Worldwide Schooling Seminar

Schooling Minister, Faval Williams

Schooling Minister Faval Williams will deal with and formally open the Worldwide Schooling Symposium being co-hosted by The Mico College School and MOSA (Mico College School Alumni Affiliation) on the Jamaica Pegasus Lodge at this time.

The theme of the symposium is ‘International Challenges – Institutional and Worldwide Responses’, and the keynote speaker can be Dr Densil Williams, Vice Chancellor of the College of the West Indies.

The 2-day seminar, which can be performed face-to-face and just about, goals to supply a platform for in-depth examination and evaluation of challenges such because the impacts of the novel coronavirus pandemic on native, regional and international schooling. house. Objectives embody the identification of finest practices in suggestions, and the sharing of data, suggestions, and views amongst lecturers.

Mieko College School, the oldest instructor coaching establishment within the Western Hemisphere, is revered for its thought management in schooling and pedagogy, and it’s anticipated that contributors will go away the Worldwide Schooling Symposium with higher perception into finest practices and techniques to maximise supply. Can go of schooling in an ever-evolving native and international panorama.

On Thursday, Dr. Didakus Jules, Director-Common of the Group of Japanese Caribbean States (OECS) visitor speaker, will deal with the subject ‘Instructional Transformation – The New Paradigm for Schooling and Coaching’. This can be adopted by a panel dialogue involving native and worldwide lecturers together with Dr. Jari Lavonen, College of Helsinki, Finland; Dr. Liu Woon Chia, Nanyang Technological College, Singapore; Dr. Dorinda Carter Andrews, Michigan State College, USA; and Dr Samantha Twyselton, Sheffield Hallam College, UK.

The second session can be addressed by Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett, with a give attention to ‘Technological Affect on the Economic system and Methods for Sustainability and Resilience’ and can characteristic a panel dialogue with business consultants, together with these from banking, development and has large experience in know-how. Panelists will embody Floyd Inexperienced, Minister with out Portfolio within the Workplace of the Prime Minister, and Audrey Tugwell-Henry, President and CEO, Scotia Group.

Merritt Henry, MoSA’s fast former president and co-chair of the symposium, says he expects robust and insightful discussions, including that knowledge-sharing will profit contributors, whatever the nation or area they work in. be.

“It’s vitally vital that we transfer ahead in growing methods for the sustainable improvement and utilization of human assets for the dynamic world of the twenty first century,” he mentioned.

Many native instructional establishments have already registered staff members and there may be rising curiosity amongst regional and worldwide lecturers and schooling directors.

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