TDSO actively participated in the 2021 Educaid.be conference. Son Nat, head of Teacher Training gave an overview of how TDSO tackled the COVID-period The 2021 Educaid.be digital conference aims to contribute to the understanding of what resilient education systems really stand for; what the barriers are to support, to protect and to appreciate the key role education actors play in our societies; what the perspectives, strategies and approaches are for achieving more resilient education systems; and what good and inspirational practices are available 2020-2021 will be remembered as an exceptional period. The world was confronted with a pandemic. Countries went
While training Teachers in Cambodia is our first responsibility, we feel we have to inform primary school pupils in Belgium to. Life in Belgium and life in Cambodia are very different. Houses, roads, schools, … everything looks different. For many children in Belgium, it’s a real eye-opener. They’ve heard about developing countries but never seen pictures of what it is in reality. They’ve seen on the news, but that’s only when there is war or when natural catastrophes occur. Peter Thiels, our Belgian chairman, and Ludwig Jegers visited 3 different primary schools in Haacht (a village close to Brussels).
Vives (University College in Brugge, Belgium) awarded TDSO – The Angkor Tree Project with a certificate of recognition for its achievements and commitments as Global Engagement Changemakers. Vives and TDSO have a long history of cooperation, especially in the field of Speech Therapy. Our cooperation is visible in the Centre for Speech Excellence and in the Language Buddies projects. We are proud and honoured and hope to continue this cooperation for a long time.
19/06/2021 Siem Reap-based NGO, Teacher Development Support Organization (TDSO), also known as The Angkor Tree Project and the Phnom Penh Teacher Education College (PTEC), kicked off cooperation where over 200 young students will be coached intensively acquiring basic IT skills. The students get free access to the online learning platform that TDSO has developed. Courses include the most commonly used Microsoft applications, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Teams. During the lockdown, students can access the platform from home and work at their own pace. In addition, TDSO has freed up three coaches to guide the trainees throughout the entire
Established in 2002, NGO Education Partnership is a key focal point for education sector work in Cambodia. NEP is a membership organization working with 144 Education NGOs (92 local and 52 international based on NEP database 2018). It aims to promote active collaboration between NGOs working in education and advocates on behalf of its member organizations in policy meetings and discussions with the Royal Government of Cambodia. NEP has been recognized as a prominent partner for improving education policy and its implementation by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, and as a key ally by Development Partners. NGO Education