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Fry interviewed by The Nation about quality of Asean education

Gerald FryGerald Fry, professor in the Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy and Development (OLPD) was interviewed for an article in The Nation about Asean education.

Need is Urgent to Develop and Focus on Our Education Goals
by Wannapa Khaopa

"When the Asean Economic Community becomes operational in 2015, it will not only affect Thailand's economy but also education. In light of this, an education development specialist has urged Thailand to rush to develop its human resources, based on the country's niche occupations, and to improve science and maths education to strengthen knowledge production, and productivity.

Professor Gerald W Fry, who has worked in quality education for years in all Asean countries and many other centres, has shared with The Nation - in an exclusive interview - what these countries have done to upgrade the quality of their education."

Read full article in The Nation.

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