Second Regional Inter-university Conference on the Training of Professional Teachers

Project Overview

Project Title Second Regional Inter-university Conference on the Training of Professional Teachers
Project Number
Country Kyrgyzstan Tajikistan
Overall Project Value(EUR) 0 - 500 000
Project Start – Project End May 6, 2012–May 7, 2012
Project Status Closed

Funding and Implementing Organizations

Origin of Funding Other
Project Budget(EUR)
Implementing Organization / Consortium

OSI-AFT

Contact / Team Leader / Project Team

USAID Quality Education Project in Central Asia and the Open Society Institute – Assistance Foundation in Tajikistan

Beneficiary Sixty representatives from University of Kyrgystan and Tajikistan

Project Summary, Objectives and Results

Project Summary

Second Regional Inter-university Conference on the Training of Professional Teachers: Improving Pedagogical Skills in the Credit System of Education. The conference focused on improving the quality of teacher training at universities in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan, taking into account the peculiarities of the credit system of education at teacher training universities and possible implementation of steps for the integration of that system into the universities of both countries. The conference reviewed the experience of universities of both countries in introducing the credit system of education, development and adaptation of programs, ensuring transparency and accountability in university administration, using e-management systems.

Project Objectives

To assist target universities of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan in establishing and strengthening partnership relations to improve education programs using innovative pedagogical technologies.

Education Sector HE, VET (IVET & CVET)
Components of the Education Process Education Management, Education Policy Advice & Development, Quality assurance, Teaching and learning technologies (arrangements)
Occupational Field Agriculture and Food Processing, Art, Construction and Geodesy, Economy, Trade, Business and Administration, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Forestry and Wood Processing, Geology, Mining, Oil and Chemical Industries, Graphic Technology and Audio Visual Media Design, Health Care and Social Welfare, Interdisciplinary Sciences, Jurisprudence, Leather and Textiles, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geosciences, Biology, Mechanical Engineering, Shipbuilding and Metallurgy, Medicine and Veterinary, Not applicable, Philology, Philosophy, Ethnology, History, Political Sciences, Public Administration , Public Affairs, Security Services, Personal and Other Services, Sociology, Psychology, Educational Science, Tourism and Catering, Transport and Logistics
Target Groups Developers of standards, programs, curricula etc.
Related Projects

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Activities
  • Review the tasks of universities in the transition to a credit system of education;
  • Define key areas for improvement of the quality of teacher training, development of professional standards and programs based on competencies; improvement of student performance evaluation system;
  • Develop a plan for collaboration and a mechanism for implementation and monitoring of interaction between target universities of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan based on the results of inter-regional conferences;
  • Practical application of interactive e-learning resources in educational activities;
  • Prepare a draft Memorandum of Understanding between RT and KR target universities.
Project Results

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