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Indonesia Becomes Chairman of the Asia-Europe Education Forum

Kuala Lumpur (ANTARA) – Indonesia was honored to be elected Chairman of the Forum of Ministers of Education in Asia and Europe (ASEME) with a secretariat office will be based in Jakarta, after being housed in the city of Berlin, Germany.
“Jakarta has been established as a secretariat and receipt of final tomorrow,” said Ambassador to Malaysia, Herman Prayitno the sidelines of a meeting of education ministers and the Asia-Europe (ASEMME 4th) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Monday.
Ambassador Herman Prayitno welcomed the election of Indonesia as chairman ASEME because it is expected to improve the quality of education in the country to draw from the experience of countries in Europe that have been advanced education system.
“It is expected to be the driving force to foster cooperation with fellow members so expect the quality of education in the country to be the best and not inferior to developed countries,” he said.
International confidence, he added, will encourage Indonesia as chairman ASEME good and the opportunity to further enhance cooperation with European countries, especially in terms of education.
Similar delivered Counsellor for Education, MA Rusdi stating that the appointment of Indonesia as the secretariat ASEME, it automatically becomes chairman.
For Rusdi, the election of Indonesia as a form of international recognition of the gait Indonesia in the international education arena.
“We’re pretty active in many educational activities both regional and international levels. Thing that is a consideration for choosing Indonesia,” he said.
Director General of Higher Education, Djoko Santoso is scheduled to represent Indonesia in the handover ceremony secretarial ASEME from Berlin to Jakarta.
ASEMME 4th meeting held at a hotel in Kuala Lumpur was the theme of the talk about quality assurance of education, cooperation in education and lifelong education (life long learning) and a number of other discussions. (Ar)

UEC Held Speech Contest High School Level

image_20_uec  United English College (UEC) IKIP PGRI Bojonegoro English speech contest held (Speech Contest) High School Level as Karisidenan Bojonegoro, which includes Bojonegoro, Tuban, Lamongan and Blora, Sunday (05/05/2013).

The event was themed “New Spirit New Innovation” is divided into three stages, namely the registration and selection, Speech Contes top 15 finalists and Finals.

“So Thursday May 2nd, we do the selection of the 79 participants to 15, then Sunday, May 5th Speech Contest finalists and selected 15 of the 5, and the final day,” said one of the organizers committee, M. Rosyid Ridho.

According to him, this event was the first time for students, and is intended as a vehicle to develop students ‘English language abilities and also promotion IKIP PGRI Bojonegoro campus. Theme “New Spirit New Innovation” own chosen because the students after the National Examination has feeling fresh and full of new vigor.
Winners drawn five champions champions won by Arjuna Krishna 1 of SMAN 2 Bojonegoro, Champion 2 achieved Sofhia Tri M of SMAN 2 Tuban, won 3rd Place Siti Aisyah Rohmatin of SMAN 1 Sumberrejo, 1 Runner up won Sri Kinesti Lintang of SMAN MT Bojonegoro 2 runner up achieved Janeke Waromi of SMK Migas Cepu.

The first prize winner gets money coaching Rp.1 million, champion 2 Rp.750.000, Champion 3 Rp.500.000, first runner up 200.000 , and second runner up 150.000 and also received a trophy plus charter for each champion. Speech Contest was also enlivened by the music scene and bands from SMEs (UKM) music IKIP PGRI Bojonegoro.

Source : http://www.blokbojonegoro.com