On July 24th, 2018, H.E. Prof. Dr. Muhadjir Effendy, Minister of Education and Culture, Indonesia and concurrently SEAMEO Council President together with the delegation have paid a visit to SEAMEO RETRAC in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. H.E. Prof. Dr. Muhadjir Effendy highly appreciated the activities of the Center in the past, especially the training activities on leadership, education management
In the very first week of July 5-6, 2018, SEAMEO RETRAC, in collaboration with British Columbia Council for International Education (BCCIE-Canada), Queens College – City University of New York (CUNY) and The HEAD Foundation in Singapore, organized the 2018 International Conference on “Leadership and Management in Higher Education in a Globalized World: Innovations and Best Practices”.
The Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization, Regional Training Center in Vietnam (SEAMEO RETRAC), in collaboration with British Columbia Council for International Education (BCCIE), is delighted to announce the 2018 International Conference focusing on Leadership and Management in Higher Education in a Globalized World: Innovations and Best Practices. The Conference will be convened on July 5 -6, 2018, at SEAMEO
SEAMEO RETRAC is creating an international community of students, educators, and leaders driven towards the same goals.
On 2 April 2018, SEAMEO RETRAC and the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) solidified a partnership to co-develop a training program for Vietnamese university leaders to enhance their awareness of policies and practices in Industry Engagement.
The workshop aims at providing English teachers a variety of reading skills and tasks to help learners become better readers - who love reading. Aattending Teachers will have a chance to enhance their teaching methods through contents related to ELT, the science of happiness, and positive psychology to motivate theirs learners.
From March 28th to 30th, SEAMEO RETRAC in collaboration with Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) organized the training workshop on “ICT application in Teaching and Academic Management” at its premises.
A seminar on Integrating 21st Century Leadership Hallmarks in Pursuit of Organizational Change In Higher Education took place on March 26th at SEAMEO RETRAC.
SEAMEO RETRAC, in cooperation with the Regional English Language Office (RELO), U.S. Embassy, Hanoi and the U.S. Consulate, Ho Chi Minh City co-organized a 3-day national seminar on, “Promoting U.S. – Vietnam Partnerships in English Language Education” from 12-14 March at SEAMEO RETRAC.
As a center dedicated to improving language teaching methodologies in Vietnam and the region, we host international trainings to bring global best practices to Vietnamese teachers. On November 30, 2017, SEAMEO RETRAC organized a workshop on “Techniques in Teaching IETLS” for 35 English Teachers at the Center’s premises. The workshop was conducted by Mr. Richard Hallows – co-author of National