This year’s Teacher’s Day exhibition involved several education institutions from the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Religious Affairs, and a number of higher education institutions. The exhibition focused on teacher’s improvement, development and training initiatives that are currently being implemented, in line with the Teacher’s Day theme ‘Quality Teachers Spur Educational Transformation.’ His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam took a closer look at the exhibition that was held at the Lobby of the International Convention Centre in Berakas. Also present were His Majesty’s sons and brother, His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office; His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Malik; and His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah.
The Centrepiece Exhibition featured the excerpt of His Majesty’s titah in conjunction with the 28th Teacher’s Day celebration, and Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien’s poetry. The Blended Learning and Guided Reading methods were highlighted by Nakhoda Abdul Rashid Primary School. The Brunei Darussalam Leadership and Teacher Academy, BDLTA, underlined the role of the Teaching Staff unit.
Traditional and the latest Al-Quran memorisation teaching methods as well as Al-Quran writing were underscored at Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Tahfiz Al-Quran Institute’s exhibition on Al-Quran memorisation teaching’s transformation. Qiraat reading performance using the narratives of several famous imams, presented by students of the Tahfiz Al-Quran Institute, attracted the Monarch’s attention.
The Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Education or SHBIE, Universiti Brunei Darussalam showcased a number of innovative teaching and learning strategies. Meanwhile, the Seri Begawan Religious Teachers University College, KUPU SB highlighted on shaping students’ characters as potential teachers. Various details on the Technical and Vocational Education and Training, T-VET were displayed by the Institute of Brunei Technical Education, IBTE.
His Majesty’s presence at the celebration was truly meaningful to the teachers, and acted as an encouragement to continue to persevere in carrying out the trust in producing competent human capital.
Source: Radio Television Brunei