Bilingual Education: Cognitive Benefits and Policy Into Practice”
End Date : 2012-11-27
Time : 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bilingual Education will take center stage at the first Cambridge Horizons seminar in Asia Pacific. Organized by Cambridge Assessment Singapore working with Cambridge International Examinations, a part of the University of Cambridge, this seminar is aimed at academics, educators, curriculum developers, policy makers, researchers and individuals with keen interest on education across Asia Pacific. This seminar will help develop a thought leadership position on bilingual education in Asia Pacific and investigate the challenges of developing and maintaining bilingualism and the implications for schools and educational policy.
Dr Peeter Mehisto, renowned author of the book “Excellence in Bilingual Education” and Prof Amy Tsui, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Teaching and Learning) from the University of Hong Kong, will be making their presentations at this seminar.
Cambridge Assessment Singapore ,
331 North Bridge Road #07-01 Odeon Towers Singapore 188720
Cambridge Assessment has been a trusted education partner in Asia Pacific for over 130 years -- as a not-for-profit organisation and part of the University of Cambridge. We work with over 2000 schools in the region who offer our international qualifications. We also work in partnership with governments in the region on assessment, and carry out leading-edge and operational research on assessment in education.
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Seats are limited and to participate in the by-invitation only event, write in to firstname.lastname@example.org. Lunch will be served for confirmed attendees. The seminar is also planned to be streamed live for registered online guests. Closing date for registration is 20 November 2012.