Events

6
Jan

Opening Ceremony of the Communicative Business English Training Course for Social Entrepreneurs

A Communicative Business English training course for 30 social entrepreneurs, jointly conducted by SEAMEO Regional Training Center in Vietnam (SEAMEO RETRAC) and Public Affairs Section, the U.S Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City, commenced on January 05, 2021 in HCMC. The major objectives of this training courses are to enhance participants’ English language communication skills and confidence in communicating

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12
Dec

The Ceremony to Announce and Award Decisions on The Appointment of SEAMEO RETRAC’s Directorship

On Dec 12, 2020, the ceremony to announce and award Decisions on the appointment of Directorships of SEAMEO RETRAC was hold at its premises. Participating in the Ceremony was Deputy Minister Nguyen Van Phuc, Ministry of Education and Training in Vietnam (MOET), Director General Nguyen Viet Loc, Personnel and Organization Department, delegates and representatives from MOET Vietnam. From the Party

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3
Dec

International Symposium “Advancing Knowledge and Skills in Teaching English in Industry 4.0 Among the TESOL Practitioners in Vietnam”

SEAMEO RETRAC successfully held a two-day international symposium on “Advancing Knowledge and Skills in English Language Teaching in Industry 4.0 among TESOL Practitioners in Vietnam” on December 3-4, 2020. The symposium was proposed by SEAMEO RETRAC and sponsored by The U.S. Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City within the grant of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral

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1
Oct

SEAMEO RETRAC 23rd Governing Board Meeting

SEAMEO RETRAC organized its 23rd Governing Board Meeting on Oct 1-2, 2020. The meeting was conducted virtually via the Zoom platform due to the international travel restrictions and the social distancing policy resulting from the impact of COVID-19 pandemic. Attending the meeting were the Director of SEAMEO Secretariat, Governing Board members, representatives and observers from 09 countries. The purpose of

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27
Aug

Training Course on “Information Communication Technologies (ICT) Applications in Creating Dynamic Lecture Presentations”

On August 27-28, 2020, SEAMEO RETRAC conducted a training course on “ICT Applications in Creating Lecture Presentations” with the aims to equip participants with the use of innovative ICT applications currently used in designing and delivering virtual lecture presentations. Included in the course was the introduction and the detail instruction on applications such as Mentimeter, Meeting Pulse, Zoom Meeting, Wooclap

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20
Aug

Training Course on “Information Communication Technologies (ICT) Applications in Online Learning Management”

With the aims of equipping participants with the use of innovative ICT applications currently used in managing online learning platforms, a training course on “ICT Applications in Online Learning Management” was organized by SEAMEO RETRAC from August 20-21, 2020. Participating in the course were 08 lecturers and academic staff who are interested in the course from various institutions in Ho

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7
Aug

Workshops “Decode IELTS Reading” and “Gaining Academic Words for IELTS Speaking and Writing Tasks”

On August 7 and September 8, 2020, respectively, SEAMEO RETRAC organized two workshops for students of Adult Training Programs. These two workshops not only offered attendees an insight into the IELTS examination but also help to brainstorm the necessary skills and knowledge needed to achieve better results. At these workshops, students had the opportunity to practice and enhance their Speaking,

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20
Jul

Summer Discovery 2020

SEAMEO RETRAC successfully organized Summer Discovery 2020 with the participation of about 130 students from July 20 to August 14, 2020 at the Center’s premises. Summer Discovery is an extra-curricular activity designed for children aged from 07 to 15. Participating in Summer Discovery 2020, students not only developed their four language skills but also had an opportunity to enhance other skills

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5
Jul

Parents’ Forum on “Learning English Path at SEAMEO RETRAC”

The Parents’ Forum on “Learning English Path at SEAMEO RETRAC” was successfully held at the Center’s premises by Kiddy Programs on July 05, 2020, with the attendance of nearly 150 parents whose children are now studying at SEAMEO RETRAC. This special event organized by Kiddy Programs aims at both providing parents with a better understanding of Cambridge English Qualifications (Starters,

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24
Jun

Training Course on “Strategy Development and Quality Assurance Implementation”

On June 24-25, 2020, SEAMEO RETRAC conducted a training course on “Strategy Development and Quality Assurance Implementation” for 18 leaders and senior administrators from various universities and colleges in Ho Chi Minh City and other provinces. The course was aimed at improving and enhancing the participants’ competence to improve their performance on quality assurance at their institutions. During the course,

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