Cooperation discussed with University of Oxford

2020-01-23 11:35:38

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Officials of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports headed by Minister Yo.Baatarbileg to the Education World Forum met with representatives of the University of Oxford.

The sides exchanged views on the opportunities to bring international recognition to the language proficiency of Mongolian English language teachers and the education they received in Mongolia and partner in capacity building of teachers.

It was agreed at the meeting that the University of Oxford would help assess the international competitiveness of the teachers’ language proficiency, knowledge they acquired in Mongolia, and the country’s teacher education program and both sides would organize online and classroom upskilling courses and experience-sharing trips.

Moreover, the Mongolian representatives presented their projects to companies engaged in education-related projects, Discovery Education and Matific, and proposed working together to develop digital learning content for kindergarten and primary school children.