(Penang News) Deputy Minister of Education Lin Huiying said that today’s education methods are inseparable from technology. The application of artificial intelligence in the field of education has become a trend in the teaching era. Among the seven cores launched by the Ministry of Education, it is committed to improving Digital teaching ability is listed as one of the core projects.
The Deputy Minister made the above remarks when presiding over the opening ceremony of the smart all-in-one machine at Penang Pei Sun School on Monday. The school’s 12 smart all-in-one computers worth RM156,000 were donated by the Penang branch of the World Chinese Business Women’s Business Management Association. Today, the association’s president Huang Yiyan and founding president Datuk Cheng Meiman handed over mock checks to the school’s board of directors and the Parent-Teacher Association.
She hopes that the school can make good use of smart all-in-one computers to make teaching more creative and dynamic, stimulate students’ interest in learning, and allow them to grow in happiness.
Lin Huiying pointed out that the Ministry of Education has been working hard to reform the education system, including promoting digital textbooks to solve the problem of students’ overweight school bags. Currently, the Ministry has uploaded 754 digital textbooks to the Digital Education Learning Initiative Malaysia (DELIMa) platform. In the face of technological and digital reforms, it is necessary to have a generation that is proficient in digital technology, which is crucial to the future development of our country.
She emphasized that the United Government has always been very supportive of Chinese education. In addition to the funding and assistance the Penang state government has provided in the past, when she inspected Pei Sing School in July this year, she also allocated RM150,000 through the Ministry of Education to upgrade the school. circuit facilities to provide students with a safer learning environment.
Zheng Lijing, principal of Peixin School, said that the continuous changes of the times have prompted continuous changes in the way of disseminating knowledge. The traditional teaching model can no longer meet the learning needs of students in the new era and cannot improve students’ enthusiasm and interest in learning.
She said that today’s smart education system is the basic teaching equipment and learning method. The application of smart all-in-one computers in classrooms will help improve teaching effectiveness, making teachers’ teaching more flexible and students’ learning more focused and fun.
Huang Yiyan, president of the Penang branch of the World Chinese Business Women in Business Administration Association, revealed that the association learned about the situation faced by the school and saw that many dilapidated equipment needed to be updated. Therefore, after discussion, the directors decided to raise funds for the August gala dinner. The school raises funds to purchase a smart all-in-one computer.
She said that the original goal was to raise 3 units, but in the end, 12 smart all-in-one computers were successfully raised. This is an unexpected result for the club, and she thanks all the kindhearted people and donors for their donations.
Dato Fang Wanchun, chairman of Peixin School, pointed out that today’s education methods are inseparable from the development of science and technology. The application of artificial intelligence in the field of education has become a trend. With the continuous progress and rapid development of science and technology, modern teaching has become the general trend. Therefore, the school’s Teaching equipment and teaching methods for teachers and students must also be updated and improved in a timely manner.
Attendees included Penang State Executive Councilor Lim Soo Keng, Pei Sun School Board Vice Chairman Datuk Chua Guirong, General Secretary Sheng Zihu, Treasurer Tan Tianyi, Deputy Finance Datuk Liang Weihong, Directors Principal Zeng Bijiao and Wang Yongchun, Chairman of the Parent-Teacher Association Datuk Lim Hock Chuan and Vice Chairman Yip Hock Loong , Chen Kaicheng, Northeast County Education Bureau Director Mohd Zawani, World Chinese Business Women Business Management Association Penang Chapter Honorary Founding President Datuk Zheng Meiman, Shihua International Executive Supervisor Huang Xiuqin and Counseling President Quasi Datuk Luo Yueqing.