The International Montessori School of Beijing
Jiade Montessori Bilingual Kindergarten
National Institute of Montessori Education
King's Wing Orphanage
On Nov. 16th, the graduation ceremony of Montessori Teaching Assistant Training Program (a School-Enterprise cooperation program between Tianjin City Vocational College and Wisdom Group) was held once more.
The honored guests attended were: Mr. Su Yongfei, Director of National Institute of Vocational Education of Beijing Normal University （Abbr. NIVE）; Madam Jessie Zhang, Academic Director of IMTI, the international training center of National Institute of Montessori Education, National Institute of Vocational Education, Beijing Normal University (Abbr. NIME); Madam Frances Chowles, Academic Director of Kindergarten of MSB; Madam Lv Chunhui, Director of Humanities Department of Tianjin City Vocational College; MS. Jiang Peipei, Li Meihui, teachers of Tianjin City Vocational College, and their 35 students.
Mr. Su Yongfei addressed to the students. He introduced the functions and targets of National Institute of Vocational Education. We couldn’t help to thinking of the responsibilities and accomplishments of teachers. He said, “It is the sixth session of the cooperation program between Wisdom Group and Tianjin City Vocational College. Through the cooperation, we fostered numerous qualified Montessori teaching assistants. The excellent teaching manuals, teaching methods, contents and excellent teachers of NIME were highly appraised. Thank you for the support and recognition from the teachers and students of Tianjin City Vocational College.” At last, he shared the standards of good teacher defined by Beijing Normal University – “virtue, faith, knowledge, kindness”, and the value of Wisdom Group, “Strength comes from kindness, Virtue is welcomed everywhere”.
Then, Madam Lv Chunhui gave a speech. She said, “I’m so glad to attend the sixth session of graduation ceremony. The cooperation between Wisdom Group and Tianjin City Vocational College is marvelous. The training program designed by Wisdom group help the students to put their knowledge into daily work. To observe the classroom of JDM help the students understand how to be a good teaching assistant. Please accept my appreciation to Wisdom Group”. She shared the education idea of JDM with students, “Love comes from nice and harmony, virtue and kindness are teachers”. She also announced that the early childhood education program of Tianjin City Vocational College was recognized as “the important program of 13th Five Years’ Development Plan of Tianjin”. She wished that both sides could cooperate more deeply in the future.