Naw Naw, instructor from one of the MLCs, our instructor of the month, takes the lead in her institution to show how Work-Based Learning can be a way of giving students a hands-on experience or even career answers.
The teacher becomes the student as instructors from five Mekong Learning Centers (MLCs) come together during August 19-21, 2017 for the MekongSkills2Work (MS2W) Innovation Challenge Workshop at the Faculty of Engineering, Mahidol University, Thailand.
Technology can make a significant difference in the ability of students to ask for help. To improve class participation, texting allows students to ask questions and can give shy students the confidence they need to participate in class. Not every student is able to express their ideas and questions effectively by speaking out in class. With mobile devices, those students who struggle with communicating in the classroom will benefit.
All over the world employers are saying that learners have sufficient skills to be useful and trainable; but they don’t have the right attitude and they don’t have sufficient work experience. Our learners are expressing a desire for more opportunities to spend time in the workplace.