July 2008 No. 65

Collaborations

Columbia’s Teachers College & NIE to Jointly Offer MEd

On 20 June 2008, Prof Lin Goodwin, Professor of Education and Associate Dean of Teacher Education from Teachers College (TC), Columbia University represented her Provost and Dean, Prof Thomas James, to exchange a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the two institutions.

S’pore & M’sia Enhance Cooperation on School Leadership Development

NIE and Institut Aminuddin Baki (IAB), Malaysia have signed a five- year Agreement of Cooperation and Exchange to enhance cooperation on school leadership development between the two neighbouring countries.

Senior ASEAN Civil Servants Call on NIE

NIE Director Prof Lee Sing Kong played host to Y Bhg Dato’ HJ Alimuddin bin HJ Mohd Dom, Director-General of Education, Ministry of Education, Malaysia and Mr Haji Mohd Daud Hj Mahmud, Permanent Secretary (Higher Studies), Ministry of Education, Brunei during their visit to the institute on 21 and 23 April 2008 respectively.