Source: Love FM – News and Music Power
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GIS Day Expo
“TBSL is pleased and honoured to announce Dr. Neulin Villanueva, Deputy Chief Education Officer of the Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports & Culture, as our keynote speaker for the World GIS Day Expo 2017. Dr. Villanueva’s keynote address will focus on Leveraging GIS for Improved Education Outcomes.
Dr. Villanueva holds the post of Deputy Chief Education Officer, in the Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports and Culture since 2015. She is responsible for the supervision of the Ministry’s central service areas which includes policy, planning, research and evaluation, support services, teacher education, curriculum development and assessment, technical training and tertiary education.
She has held posts as Dean, Assistant Dean and Lecturer at St. John’s College, Junior College. Dr. Villanueva’s extensive years of experience in the education sector in Belize will prove most valuable as she speaks to us about the importance of incorporating GIS in the curriculum.
“We do believe that if put to good use and in conjunction with sound content knowledge pedagogical practices and passion for students, GIS technology can take us further than we would normally go.” commented Dr. Villanueva.”