On 31st July 2012 at the Princess Mother Memorial School Phuket, Mr. Sanai Khoato –11th Region Inspector General and President of the Southern Academic Festival EP / MEP opened the ‘House Dynamic Thai Kids for ASEAN and World Community’, together with Mr.Nachai Khemnipat – Director of the Princess Mother Memorial School in Phuket
Mr.Nachai said “The Ministry of Education now has an opportunity and plan to sharpen the skills and training of children. To enable students to grow into the real world they should be provided with the necessary skills by learning from activities and promoting the learning of English, as the English language is now becoming very important. The aim is to prepare students for when Thailand enters the ASEAN and international community.
The project “The Academic Festival Southern EP / MEP Open House Dynamic Thai Kids for ASEAN and World Community” has been set up to promote the work of schools in the South who teach English course programmes, give the students an opportunities to show their skills, and to exchange their experiences and knowledge of teaching in the schools EP / MEP.
There are 44 participating EP & MEP schools in the South and they were divided into 16 primary schools and 28 secondary schools.