On February 26-28, the faculty of the Humanities team including Olivia Rambot ( PGSD), Budi Suherman ( Psychology), Elisa C. Marion ( Japanese Literature), and Irfan Rifai ( English Literature) took the train off to Bandung to meet West Java-based school teachers and principals.

Ms. Elisa C. Marion supporting teachers working in group

On the first day of the training, Ms.Olivia andĀ Pak Budi were in charge. They introduced the technology that could be integrated into the class. Participants seemed all excited and participated really well in the hands-on activities that Pak Budi and Ms. Olivia offered. On the second day, Ms. Elisa, who happens to be the dean of the faculty, worked for hand in hand with ourĀ Pak Irfan to share some practical knowledge on strategic management and collaborations. Among the participants were principals and policymakers from the regional Ministry of Education and Culture and the Ministry of Religious Affairs.

Pak Irfan in action

The workshop is part of the series of workshops that the faculty of Humanities has been delivering to teachers and principals of Indonesian schools who have collaboration agreements with schools in Australia. Our partner for the program is Bridge education, which is fully supported by IALF and the Australian embassy. (Ed.)