Organized by the Private Education Assistance Committee (PEAC), the 2019 PhilEd conference will bring together educators, policymakers, education leaders and experts to discuss policies and practices that are responsive to the needs of learners and schools for the development of Philippine education. The conference will be held on December 3-4, 2019 at the SMX Convention Center, Pasay City.
The first day of the program will feature the launch of Senator Edgardo J. Angara (SEJA) Keynote Lecture with Senator Sonny Angara giving a short message. The first SEJA Keynote Lecture will be on Philippine Private Higher Education: Realities, Challenges and Opportunities in Global Perspective to be delivered by Professor Daniel C. Levy, a State University of New York (SUNY) Distinguished Professor.
The keynote lecture will be followed by a panel discussion with DepEd Undersecretary Jesus L.R. Mateo, TESDA Director General Isidro S. Lapeña, and FEU President, Dr. Michael M. Alba that will focus on the key ideas and insights of the keynote lecture as applied to the country's basic education, higher education, and technical-vocational education.
Ms. Vivian Lau, former President of JA Asia Pacific, will follow the keynote with a talk on Future-Ready Learners and the Fourth Industrial Revolution, while Professor Saravanan Gopinathan, an Adjunct Professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, will discuss Enhancing Learning Outcomes: New Roles and Capacities for Educators.
The second day of the conference will feature concurrent sessions on operationalizing the complementarity between private and public schools in the areas of education financing and quality assurance while group sessions will feature school initiatives in terms of policies and programs that address emerging issues that affect today’s learners.
For more information, visit the conference website at https://philed.peac.org.ph/ or follow us on our official Facebook page at PEACOfficial and Twitter at PrivateEd_PH.
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