Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:49:11
Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn praises development role of teachers
Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn has highlighted the importance of education in human resource development and urged teachers to constantly seek knowledge in keeping up with today’s ever-changing world.
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:33:47
A cry from the heart
The Social Action for Children and Women (SAW) foundation is calling on Thai residents to take part in a fundraising project for children and women in need to provide them with much-needed education, healthcare and shelters, at the opening ceremony of the new halfway house at Ban Khang Phibal, Mae Sot district of the northern province of Tak on November 11.
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 18:54:35
Brunei teacher wins Princess Maha Chakri Award
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN - The integrity of Brunei’s education sector garnered praise in Bangkok, Thailand, thanks to the meritorious service of Cikgu Lim Soh Ngo, a teacher from Duli Pengiran Muda Al-Muhtadee Billah College (Maktab Duli).
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Culture Ministry conducts educational tour at Royal Crematorium for 170 foreign ambassadors and diplomats
MORE THAN 170 ambassadors and diplomatic officers from 65 countries visited the royal chariots at the National Museum and the Royal Crematorium at Sanam Luang yesterday.
Sun, 08 Oct 2017 11:40:00
On your bikes
It launched in Phuket just two weeks ago and now Ofo, the world’ s first and largest dockless bike, is expanding, offering more than 50 bike service locations covering leading educational campuses and major tourist attractions.
Wed, 04 Oct 2017 23:19:35
Can AI replace English education?
Considerable advances have been made in machine translation (see below) that utilizes artificial intelligence, to the point that it now, in some fields, provides the average English skill level of a university graduate. How much might machines be able to achieve in the future? For what purpose, and to what extent, should the Japanese develop their English skills? We asked an American translator wh
Wed, 04 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Thousands of retired teachers to be rehired
THE OFFICE of Basic Education Commission (Obec) has prepared a new six-month employment contract for 5,200 teachers who officially retired at the end of last month.
Tue, 03 Oct 2017 17:38:44
Cabinet extends helping hand for pregnant students
The government is planning to require educational institutions to be flexible with female students who become pregnant while in school.
Tue, 03 Oct 2017 01:00:00
University graduates complain after being denied teaching licences
UP TO 125 graduates from Loei Rajabhat University’s Faculty of Education have been unable to obtain teaching licences because their study programmes failed Higher Education Commission assessments and the Teachers’ Council of Thailand’s certification.
Tue, 03 Oct 2017 09:05:00
Living life and giving back
Ground Asia, an educational travel organisation, is launching GroundRocks.com, a new online platform that’s dedicated to providing easily booked, affordable and constructive experiences for young people who want to give back when they visit Southeast Asia.
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 15:44:53
Graduates complain after being refused teaching licences
One hundred and twenty-five graduates in three streams at Loei Rajabhat University’s Faculty of Education have been unable to obtain teaching licences because their study programmes failed Higher Education Commission assessment and Teachers’ Council of Thailand’s certification.
Sun, 01 Oct 2017 15:23:56
Thai welders win international competition
Four Thai vocational students individually won three gold medals and one silver medal and jointly won a gold medal for highest overall score from the Zeitplan Yung Welding Competition 2017 (Weldcup 2017) in Germany, according to Secretary-General at the Office of the Vocational Education Commission Suthep Chitayawong.
Wed, 27 Sep 2017 16:45:08
Reprieve at Phitsanulok school as four teachers retire
Pupils at a small school in Phitsanulok were told not to despair as all of its four permanent teachers are due retire at the end of the month, Phitsanulok Primary Education Service Area Office 3 acting director Udom Saitho said on Wednesday, after his office recruited two replacements.
Wed, 27 Sep 2017 01:00:00
A major step forward in online education
Re: “Three-way push for transformation of KMITL into a digital university”, The Nation, September 16.
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 11:00:29
Many children in school are not learning: Unesco
A report by the Unesco Institute for Statistics (UIS) reveals that most children who are not learning are in school.