Asia Pacific Research Association on Curriculum Studies Inc.


January 1, 2019


DAY 1 July 26, 2019

Time Activity Title Speaker
8:00 Registration    
8:30 Opening Program    
8:45 Keynote Speech 1 The Cycles of Change: Social and Pedagogical Trends and their relationship to Curriculum Reform Andrew Wall, PhD University of Redlands USA
9:45 Open Forum    
10:00 Plenary Session 1: Futures Curriculum Designs Developing Curriculum Design for the 21st Century – Balancing the need of character building and meeting other emerging needs of the future Ng So Boon, PhD Curriculum Division Ministry of Education Malaysia
10:45 Open Forum    
11:00   Reminiscing the Transformation of Curriculum Design in the Malaysian National School Curriculum from 1980s to 2010 Ng So Boon, PhD Curriculum Division Ministry of Education Malaysia

Dr. Nor Zihan Hussin, Dr. Kashry. Ab. Rani, Tan Huey Ning, Dayang Nor Ashikin Harun
Ministry of Education Malay
11:45 Open Forum    
12:30 Break Informal Round Table Discussion with Speakers    
2:00 Plenary Session 2: Curriculum Design and Teacher Education Development Changing Teaching, Empowering Teachers: Developing a 21st Century Curriculum through Lesson Study Keith Wood, PhDSultan Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Education
2:45 Open Forum    
3:00   Difficulties and Opportunities between Local and Global in Curriculum and Teacher Education Takuya Baba, PhD Hiroshima University
3:45 Open Forum    
4:00 Parallel Sessions and Workshops    

DAY 2 July 27, 2019

Time Activity Title Speaker
7:30 Plenary Session 2: Curriculum Design and Teacher Education Developments The English Language Teachers’ Belief and its Implication for Teacher Education Curriculum Development Suwarsih Madya, PhD Yogyakarta University Negeri Indonesia
9:15 Open Forum    
9:30   Integration of Theory, Practice, and Activities to prepare Thai Pre-service Teachers for 21st Century Sumalee Chinokul, PhD Chulalongkorn University Thailand
10:15 Open Forum    
10:30 Break    
10:45 Keynote Speech 2 Designing Curriculum for the 21st Century: Leadership and Issues Murray Print, PhD University of Sydney Australia
11:45 Open Forum    
12:00 Break    
1:00 Plenary Session 3: Curriculum Design and Leadership Teacher Agency and Leadership in Curriculum Design Initiatives Amelia Fajardo, PhD University of the Philippines Diliman
2:30 Open Forum    
2:45 Break    
3:15 Plenary Session 4: Curriculum Design and Technologies Addressing the Challenges of Technohumanistic Approach through Technology and Curriculum Design Nurkhamimi Zainuddin, PhDUniversiti Sains Islam Malaysia :
4:00   PLC (Professional Learning Community) and Teaching Development in Thailand Ra-shane Meesri, PhD Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
4:45 Open Forum Closing Ceremonies Synthesis Invitation to APCCSID 2020 in Thailand