Thursday, 05 June – Leadership in education profession is essential in shaping balanced human capitals.
Malaysia Deputy Minister of Education I, Datuk Mary Yap Kain Ching said every educator must shows exemplary through leadership for the students to example.
She said during her keynote speech to the International Conference on Education 2014 (ICEdu14) participants, organized by Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) and Universitas Negeri Jakarta (UNJ).
She also suggests the educators to always practiced effective communication techniques to cultivate the students’ self-confidence.
“This will also nurtured excellence personality for the students whom are also mastered in communication skills and have high level of self-esteemed,” she added.
Datuk Mary advised every school to have an approach by making close relations with the parents.
According to her, parents’ contribution is essentials and proven effective in order to increase students’ performance in schools.
Prof. Dr. Shahril Yusof, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Prof. Dr. Ismail Ibrahim Dean of Faculty of Psychology and Education were also present during the conference.
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