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17th UNESCO-APEID International Conference - The Powerhouses of Education: Teachers for the Future We Want

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 - 9:00am to Friday, 31 October 2014 - 5:00pm
Thailand, Bangkok
Type of Event: 
Консультативное совещание

To provide a forum for discussions on leading-edge thinking about teachers and teaching practices, UNESCO is organizing the 17th UNESCO-APEID International Conference, The Powerhouses of Education: Teachers for the Future We Want.

Incorporating lessons learned from several projects on teacher education supported by the Japan Funds-in-Trust and other partners, the conference aims to:

• Increase understanding and knowledge about the teaching profession;
• Showcase and promote innovative approaches, projects and practices that prepare teachers for their profession and enhance their performances;
• Encourage national, regional and global collaboration to promote the teaching profession and revive teaching as a career of choice;
• Facilitate networking and exchange of experiences among the participants.