Graduate psychology course stopped by MOE.

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Graduate psychology course stopped by MOE.

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Sun Oct 23, 2016 7:20 am

Psychology Students Cut Off From Teacher Training Path
by Rayna Stackhouse | October 22, 2016

In a country racked by an alarming rate of suicide, the primary path for Cambodian psychology majors to help schoolchildren cope with mental health issues has been cut off after the government ceased recruiting them for its teacher-trainer program.

When the new academic year begins next month, the National Institute of Education (NIE) will not be conducting its one-year graduate program for psychology majors, which in years past has prepared graduates to train Cambodia’s secondary school teachers...

The NIE course is the only available avenue for graduates to become certified to teach psychology at regional teacher training schools. The training helps teachers learn how to motivate and empathize with their students... ... th-119590/
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