In the morning of March 6, 2017, the Sixteenth Annual Conference of the national primary and secondary school principals and kindergarten principal training symposium hosted by the training center of the Ministry of education primary school principal training schools was held at the Imperial Academy of our school. President Dong Qi attended the symposium and delivered a speech. The teachers’ work division of the Ministry of Education Secretary Wang Dinghua, director Huang Wei, director Huang Guizhen, director of three training centers of the Ministry of education and the related training field experts, representatives from the provinces of the whole country cadre training system of more than 220 people attended the meeting. The meeting was chaired by Huang Wei, director of the Ministry of education, teacher development division.
President Dong Qi pointed out in his speech, the basic education in the modernization of our country and realize the "two 100 year" strategic objectives, is playing and bearing a more and more important role. More and more attention have been paid to the primary and secondary school principals training during the process of reform and development. We should strengthen the research work on the training of principals. We should organize universities, training institutions, training managers, enterprise training experts, from the perspective of supply side, to study the growth rule of principals, the principal training trend and pattern; To utilize the new information technology in artificial intelligence, AR, VR, etc. to automatic record, analysis and diagnosis the principal training and training process; To promote the training content and training method evolution through the application of new technology and big data; At the same time, study and develop different regions, different levels and different categories and different schools (campus) training program, in order to adapt to the local social economic and educational development, help kindergarten principals, solve practical problems, improve the quality of education. He stressed: the standards of test the effectiveness of the principal training, is ultimately depends on whether the students can benefit from it and be healthy, happy and have sustainable development. Finally, the president thanked the Ministry of education teacher's Work Department's trust and strong support to BNU and wish the primary and secondary school principals training work will achieve better results.
Director Wang Dinghua made the theme report of "Adhere to establish moral character and cultivate noble people, Organize good China characteristics primary and Secondary School Principals Training". Director Wang said: for 100 year big plan, education is fundamental; for education plan, teacher is fundamental. Our primary and secondary school principals are the backbone of the teachers, are the guiders of school development, is the hope of the country and the nation. The theme report was detailed from the three aspects: 1st, review of the training of school principals during the "12th Five-Year Plan" period, affirming the achievements, further strengthen good PSSHT confidence; 2nd, study the current education situation, analysis problem, identify the focal point for training primary and secondary school principals; 3rd, grasp the general requirements, research the deployment of "13th Five-Year Plan" and the next period of primary and secondary school principals training work. Director Wang finally points out that we should fully implement the spirit of the Party's 3rd , 4th , 5th, 6th plenary session of Eighteenth Party Conference, in-depth study and implement the spirit of general secretary Xi Jinping's important speech series, grasp the basic principles of training, grasp the key link of training reform, grasp the scientific methods of work, adhere to establish moral character and cultivate noble people, complete the training standard, improve the contents of training, innovative training model, security training funds, smooth the management mechanism, improve the quality of training, construct the world class new system of principal training with Chinese characteristics.
The theme of the conference is: the system construction and the professional development of the campus leadership. The suggestion invite version of “The Primary and secondary school principals training standards” and “Countryside campus leader training guide” were expert interpreted and discussed on the groups’ meeting. Related representatives from Beijing, Hunan, Jilin and other relevant personnel carried out training experience exchange. The Ministry of education teachers work division appointed Southwestern University professor Song Naiqing for the national primary and secondary school principals and kindergarten training expert group leader, Mao Yaqing, Dai Ruihua, Jiao runkai as deputy group leaders, Liu Pengzhi and Hu Shuyun as the member of the expert group. Dai Ruihua was elected as the Chairman of National Association of Primary and Secondary School Principals Training. Mao Yaqing, Jiao Runkai were elected as vice chairman of the board of directors for the new session of the national primary and secondary school principals training work. In the morning of March 7, the conference completed the agenda and successful concluded to the end.
(Ministry of Education Elementary School Principals Training Center, Beijing Normal University Principals Training Institute)