A total of 18 teaching delegates from the Department of Schools, Ministry of Education as well as teachers from secondary schools and sixth form centre are set to attend a “Teachers Development Programme on Discovering Skills and Interests” course in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
The five-day course from 24th to 28th July, 2018 is organized by a Malaysian-based teaching consultancy company, Rexpocentral Sdn Bhd with MEG of Brunei and endorsed by the Education Malaysia Global Assist Initiative (EMGA), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Brunei Darussalam.
The program aims to improve the participants’ interpersonal skills and at the same time to have a brief educational experience in seven prestigious universities and institutions in Malaysia. The participating universities include; Asia Pacific University (APU), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Multimedia University (MMU) ,HELP University, Management and Science University (MSU), Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur (IUKL) and International University of Malaya-Wales (IUMW).
“We would like these teachers to not only develop their teaching skills to apply to their daily teaching plans but to also further develop their teaching methods that up to date with the current industrial standards and technology through the exposure of this unique programme,” said Ahmad Rezal, the founder of Education Malaysia Global Assist Initiative (EMGA).
“By giving them a chance to see how our neighboring country, Malaysia’s educational system’s teaching methods; I believe that these delegates will be also be able to implement a teaching system that may improve the educational systems in their respective schools.
“We hope this programme will also help them to motivate themselves to lead their students to reach their utmost potentials,” added Ahmad Rezal.