Barack Obama's education policies have inspired the Education Ministry to change its own policies in the early childhood sector.Speaking of Obama and early childhood education, in May I visited Obama's former elementary school in Jakarta.
Changes inspired by the US president-elect's platform will be introduced as guidelines in national education development for the 2009 academic year.
Friday, November 7, 2008
It was speculated that under Obama the US would exert more "soft power" influence on the world; that the US could be a force for good. It already seems to be happening. The Bangkok Post reports:
Posted by Jotman on Friday, November 07, 2008