Building Educational Bridges (BEB): Innovation for School Leadership
Thursday, 20 March 2008
BUILDING EDUCATIONAL BRIDGES (BEB): INNOVATION FOR SCHOOL LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME ON 20 MARCH 2008, 7.00PM AT NANYANG EXECUTIVE CENTRE, NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY, 60 NANYANG VIEW, SINGAPORE 639673
Thirty principals from Singapore and Malaysia will receive their certificates of completion of Building Educational Bridges: Innovation for School Leadership Programme (BEB) on Thursday, 20 March 2008 at the Nanyang Executive Centre, Nanyang Technological University. Miss Seah Jiak Choo, Director-General of Education, Ministry of Education (MOE), Singapore is the Guest-of-Honour for this event.
BEB is a collaborative programme co-funded by the Ministries of Education of Singapore and Malaysia. The programme is conducted at both NIE, Singapore and Institut Aminuddin Baki, Malaysia. The programme focuses on innovation and change, sustaining innovation and managing resources. Fifteen school leaders were selected from each country to participate in the programme. Participants also visited selected schools in Malaysia and Singapore.
The BEB Programme is conducted from 13 to 20 March 2008, and it aims to:
Improve understanding of each other's educational systems and the context for leadership and its challenges;
Generate ideas on innovation and change for school improvement; and
Define routes for sustaining school leadership and innovation.
ABOUT THE INSTITUT AMINUDDIN BAKI (IAB) MALAYSIA
The Institut Aminuddin Baki (IAB) Malaysia also known as the Educational Management and Leadership Institute is a division of the Ministry of Education Malaysia. The Institute's main purpose is to train school leaders in Malaysia. IAB also provide training courses to school leaders in the region.
For more information, please visit www.iab.moe.gov.my.
Guests to be seated
Arrival of Guest-of-Honour, Miss Seah Jiak Choo, Director-General of Education, Ministry of Education, Singapore
Welcome Address by Prof Lee Sing Kong, Director, NIE, Singapore
Address by Guest-of-Honour
Commencement of Dinner
Presentation of Certificates
Speech by Singapore Representative
Speech by Malaysia Representative
End of Programme