ERIC Number: ED033352
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Council Regional Seminar on the Training of English Language Teachers. Report.
Regional English Center (Singapore).
The Regional Seminar on the training of English Language teachers was convened by the Project Office of the Regional English Language Centre with the cooperation of the Government of the Republic of Singapore, and held at the Centre's interim premises in Singapore April 4-6, 1968. The 42 participants included delegations from all SEAMEC (Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Council) member countries: Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. The delegations comprised members of the Coordinating Committee for the Regional English Language Centre, senior officials of Ministries of Education, and senior staff members of teachers' colleges and university education departments. Also attending were delegates from Hong Kong, several higher educational institutions in and outside the Southeast Asian region, foundations, and international organizations. The main considerations of the Seminar were to review the present situation of training English language teachers in Southeast Asia, and to consider some of the possibilities for future teacher training programs. In addition to reports of various representatives, this document includes the addresses by the Interim Director, the schedule, list of participants, and the Singapore Organizing Committee. [Hard copy not available due to marginal legibility of original document.] (AMM)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Educational Programs, English (Second Language), Language Teachers, Learning Resources Centers, Teacher Education, Teacher Workshops
Interim Project Office, SEAMEC Regional English Language Centre, 104 Watten Estate, Singapore.
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Government of the Republic of Singapore.
Authoring Institution: Regional English Center (Singapore).
Identifiers: Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Council
Note: Report of the Second Seminar convened by the Project Office of the Regional English Language Centre, Singapore, April 4-6, 1968.