Preparing TVET Educators for the Next Generation

The quad partite organizers including the Colombo Plan Staff College, UNESCO UNEVOC International Centre for TVET – Germany, GIZ Deutsche GesellschaftfĂĽrInternationaleZusammenarbeit – Germany, and Department of Polytechnic Education, Ministry of Higher Education (DPE - MOHE), initiated the stimulation of efforts and participation in discussions among decision makers, policy implementers, senior administrators, curriculum developments, and academic professional to build awareness and information on emerging issues and cooperation frameworks for TVET educators’ development.

The organizers along with the delegates from the Asia Pacific region, Europe, Canada, Australia, the Middle East, and Africa laid down the NEXTGEN EDUCON IMPERATIVES 2011 for consideration of and further action from policy makers from international and regional organizations, the government and private sectors, non-government organizations and all sectors focusing on teacher education and development to work hand in hand in preparing TVET educators for the next generation.