ReChange_Ed – Students empowering students

Congratulations to the students in EduNation’s i-Teach programme in SMK Pendamaran Jaya for successfully organising ReChange_ed last Saturday! True to the values emphasised in the i-Teach peer coaching and soft skills training programme, these students aimed to educate their fellow schoolmates on the 13th Global Goal: Climate Action through this event, and we could definitely see them applying the soft skills learned. From ideating the event, engaging internal and external support, facilitating participant discussions and games, to conducting a post-mortem at the end of the event, these students ran the whole show with very minimal…continue reading →

2nd May TCOP Meet Up: Use of Technology in Classroom(s) with Limited Resources

Technology is ever changing. It is quickly evolving and impacting almost every facet of our lives. It helps us get things done quicker, it helps us get tasks done more easily, and it helps us be more efficient individuals. If technology helps increase our productivity and efficiency, then the question is: Why aren’t we tapping on to our students’ love of gadgetry and games to engage them in learning? Why isn’t technology widely used and incorporated in our classrooms? Why is technology always left outside the school gate? To our fellow Malaysian educators,…continue reading →

4th April TCOP Meet Up: How To Inspire Change In Your Workplace?

We are having our next Teacher’s Community meet really soon! This month, we will be inviting a guest speaker to discuss and share with us on the topic of inspiring change in your workplace, like how do we actually inspire change when you are not in a formal position of influence? How do we spark change now, right where we are? In our next meet up, in addition to our regular problem solving session, we have a special speaker who will be with us. Francis Jee is an experienced trainer who has travelled…continue reading →

7th March TCOP Meet Up: Creating Classroom Culture

Our Teacher's Community of Practice meeting has been really exciting! As a follow up to the past 3 community meet ups, we noticed that one of the biggest challenge educators face in their classroom is classroom management. Like, how do we manage our classroom? How do we create a culture and actually maintain the culture throughout the academic year? In our next meet up, we will be addressing some of these issues... Here are the details: Date: March 7th, 2015 Day: Saturday Time: 10am-1pm Venue: Unit 2, Level 6, Block 2, VSQ @ PJ City…continue reading →

7th February TCOP Meet Up: Creating Lesson Plans for Demotivated Students

Our next community of practice meet up is happening soon! Date: February 7th, 2015 Day: Saturday Time: 10am-1pm Venue: Unit 2, Level 6, Block 2, VSQ @ PJ City Centre, Jalan Utara, Petaling Jaya. Theme: Creating Lesson Plans for Demotivated Students As a follow up to last month's meet up on 'How do we improve student participation in class?', this month's meet up will bring teachers to a more hands on session to create fun and exciting lesson plans together. So to all the teachers out there, come join us and put on…continue reading →

TCOP January 2015: How Do We Improve Student Participation in Class?

Hello Esteemed Teachers! Since December 2014, EduNation has pledged to gather a community of teachers every first Saturday of the month to share problems and find possible solutions on different topics relating to their classroom challenges. This is in hopes of supporting teachers in their teaching practice and to help them transform their classrooms in order to make the much-needed positive dent on the Malaysian education system. This month, as we start off the New Year when students are most likely to be in a daze, daydreaming and reminiscing about their amazing end…continue reading →