On May 16th, the working conference of Supervision Committee for Teacher Education in Jiangsu Province in 2017 and the deployment meeting of the sixth Competition of Teaching Basic Skills of Normal College Students were held in Yancheng Normal College, which was directed by Supervision Committee for Teacher Education in Jiangsu Province and undertaken by Yancheng Normal College. The section chief of Teacher Development Department, Teacher Work Division, Ministry of Education, Wang Wei, the section chief of Faculty Department, Cui Chunxia, the chairman of Education Guidance Committee, Fu Kangsheng, the Party committee secretary of Yancheng Normal College, Dai Binrong, the president of Yancheng Normal College, Fang Zhong the committee members of Education Guidance Committee and related personnel took part in this meeting.
The conference was presided by the secretary-general of Education Guidance Committee and dean of School of Teacher Education in Nanjing Normal University, Yang Zuodong. The Party committee secretary of Yancheng Normal College, Dai Binrong gave a welcome speech on behalf of Yancheng Normal College. He briefly introduced the history of this college and a serious of achievements of teacher education in recent years. he also sent his warm congratulations on the opening conference. Wang Wei introduced the major points of Teacher Work Division of Ministry of Education in 2017 from three aspects: first, the vigorous promotion of teacher education; second, the promotion of reform of training mode; third, the promotion of training quality. Fu Kangsheng reviewed and summarized last year’s work and put forward this year’s working plan and major points. He pointed out that Education Guidance Committee would continue push the reform and development of teacher education to enhance the construction of monitoring system and help normal students improve training quality. Yang Zuodong deployed the work of the sixth Competition of Teaching Basic Skills of Normal College Students from four aspects: purpose and meaning; contestant and time; content and rewarding; organizational leadership and related requirement. In Cui Chunxia’s speech, she focused on the role of Education Guidance Committee. It stimulated the specialization of teacher education. She also informed the working plan of Faculty Department this year and future years, which is surrounded the following aspects: first, optimize the layout of teacher education in Jiangsu Province and push normal colleges to find their positions; second, improve the training quality of normal students and continuously push the implement of outstanding teacher training program; third, try best to do the work of the training of rural teachers and directional normal students and high school teachers; fourth, hold trainings and forums to enhance the team construction of teachers.