COUNTRY PAPER CAMBODIA SEAMEO, 23rd to 25th Jan 2014
Top 3 ACHIEVEMENTS in Education • Public preschools are available in all towns. Community preschools assist in attracting children in areas where pre-schools are not available or located far away from public preschools. • Students who received scholarships attended school more regularly than those who were not scholarship recipients. • Schools which gain the full support of their communities are able to achieve rapid development and ensure full enrollment, as well as effective teaching and learning.
Top 3 EMERGING ISSUES/ TRENDS in Education • Growth of active population • Need in skill labors • ASEAN integration
Top 3 CHALLENGES in Education • Education and opportunity costs • General Secondary Education and Technical Education • Teacher Training and Teacher Education
Top 3 PRIORITIES in Education • Providing equitable opportunity and special attention to marginalized children • Improving quality of Education • Promote the quality and responsiveness of educational services at all levels. • Develop an education quality assurance framework. • Define education standards for schools at all levels and all teacher training centers. • Strengthening School Leadership • Promote the effectiveness of school principals and teachers.