Teacher Training International Conference in Malaysia

Argentina
Sweden
Slovenia
Russia
Qatar
Philipines
Malaysia
Malaysia
Iran
Indonesia
India
Germany
Chile
Bangladesh
Uzbekistan

45 Educators representing schools and educational institutes in 14 countries have gathered for this International Teacher Training conference in Malaysia 21- 26 November 2010.

The five days conference set up goals were achieved, including the following activities and results: 

  • Teacher Training workshops discussed how to include at schools a recently launched schools Earth Care Campaign 2010-2014. (www.earthcare.life-link.org)
  • Each delegation presented in plenary sessions their school's ESD curriculum.
  • Practical pedagogic demonstrations were performed in Malaysian fieldtrips, on how to educate on Biology, Water quality monitoring, Tree planting, Education for Sustainable Development, and Education for Sustainable Life-Style.
  • A social and cultural program included: *Opening ceremony and program, attended by representatives from Malaysian institutes, Embassies, enterprises. *Multi-Cultural rich evening when delegations presented a variety of cultural traditions *Malaysian history, culture, nature and food experiences *Closing ceremony
  • The conference delegates formulated concrete plans for a wider youth and schools international Life-Link ESD and Tree planting-focused conference in Malaysia 2011. The conference was performed in a spirit of RRR Reduce-Reuse-Recycle.
  • Last but not least the conference offered a wonderful venue for delegates’ informal consultations strengthening an Earth Care Campaign cross-border teambuilding.