Probe absolves top education official Probe absolves top education official
TWO AGENCIES have found no grounds to believe the current permanent secretary for Education or his predecessors have corruptly taken money from the Educational Fund for Life Development, Education Minister Dr Teerakiat Jareonsettasin said yesterday.

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Probe absolves top education o…

TWO AGENCIES have found no grounds to believe the current permanent secretary for Education or his predecessors have corruptly taken money from the Educational Fund for Life Development, Education Minister...

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Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin has come under fire for possible legal violations since he criticised the ethics of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha (left, in photo) and Deputy Prime Minister Prawit...

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Ministry to roll out 7 new cou…

Udom: Meeting needs of the future The Education Ministry plans to begin offering seven new vocational study programmes this year to advance the government's national development strategies. It will unveil courses in...

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Ministry probes for school bid…

The Education Ministry is investigating potential corruption in a plan to construct multi-purpose field roofs for 11 schools in the Deep South provinces. The Office of the Attorney-General (OAG) found irregularities...

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Failure of previous educationa…

Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin   FAR FROM improving Thailand’s educational sector, the establishment of provincial education committees has caused serious problems that instead require their own solutions. Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin recently disclosed...

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Ministry eyes New Year gift fo…

Ministry eyes New Year gift for teachers The Education Ministry plans to ask the cabinet to provide a special allowance of 2,500 baht per month for 9,110 teachers nationwide who teach...

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Obec abandons half-completed s…

The now-defunct Obec project aimed at saving and upgrading facilities and learning at 5,032 small and mostly rural schools like this one, where students protested against orders to close. (Bangkok...

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Fired teachers won't be rehire…

Wanalee Thunmak, second left, and Nirawan Cheuboonmee, third left, show complaint letters they submitted to the Education Ministry demanding justice for being refused jobs as assistant teachers after having taught...

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Prayut sets out Apec vision

  Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and other leaders pose during the family photo session at the Apec summit in Danang, Vietnam, on Saturday. (AP photo)   Thailand is gearing up to prepare manpower...

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Teerakiat moves to defuse teac…

  The Education Minister yesterday ordered the Office of Basic Education Commission (Obec) to rehire two women refused jobs as assistant teachers after having taught at Umphang Wittayakhom School in Tak...

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KKU expands project for ‘smart…

KHON KAEN University is pioneering a new model of education aimed at boosting the capabilities of students, said Education Minister Dr Teerakiat Jareonsettasin. Launched in 2017, the KKU Smart Learning Education...

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Moves on to create a Research …

THAILAND is planning to create a new Research and Higher Education Ministry by merging the current Science and Technology Ministry with the Office of Higher Education Commission so as to...

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Hacking education the quick wa…

It’s not the teachers’ fault. Most governments promise education reform, take a year to define the policy, a couple more years to start rolling it out, and then it’s time for...

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Students warned to check unive…

    Supat Champathong Secretary general of Office of Higher Education Commission   With some universities operating substandard programmes, the Office of Higher Education Commission (Ohec) is strongly advising students to “check first” to...

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New Equitable Education Fund ‘…

A PROMINENT education expert has cautioned the Quality Learning Foundation (QLF) against sticking to its old mindset and work approach, when it transforms into the Equitable Education Fund. “Its roles, after...

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KKU expands project for ‘smart…

KHON KAEN University is pioneering a new model of education aimed at boosting the capabilities of students, said Education Minister Dr Teerakiat Jareonsettasin. Launched in 2017, the KKU Smart Learning Education...

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Parents urged to get more invo…

  SCHOOLS should educate parents about child-raising, child development and the proper support for children’s learning, the Thailand Education Partnership (TEP) has recommended.  “Parents should be educated about the significance of their...

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Asean ministers come to grips …

Education and a clear protocol are urgently needed for Asean countries to be able to tackle growing cybersecurity threats, Asean Ministers Responsible for Information (AMRI) said yesterday.  S Iswaran, Singapore’s Minister...

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Most Thai varsities downgraded…

THAILAND HAS MORE reasons to worry than to rejoice over the Times Higher Education’s just-released rankings for higher-education institutes in emerging economies. On the bright side, the number of Thai universities...

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MoU agrees to create new breed…

  The office of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) will today sign an MoU with the offices of the Vocational Education Commission and the Higher Education Commission, along with the Board...

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