Wednesday, 28 February 2018
The 11 NCEE members interacted with NIE faculty and also TSP student teachers and MLS participants
The US National Center on Education and the Economy (NCEE) visited NIE on 28 Feb 2018. The 11-strong delegation was led by Mr Jason Dougal, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the US National Institute for School Leadership (NISL). NIE Director, Prof Tan Oon Seng, members of NIE’s Senior Management and faculty hosted the delegation. They briefed the delegation on Singapore’s career ladders for teachers and school leaders, an overview of NIE, NIE’s initial teacher preparation programmes and NIE’s school leaders development programmes, namely, the Management and Leadership in Schools Programme (MLS), and the Leaders in Education Programme (LEP). Student teachers from the NTU-NIE Teaching Scholars Programme (TSP) and participants of the MLS also had the opportunity to meet and chat with the delegation over lunch.