The method was invented in the US in 1970 to support research gathered through the Perry Preschool Project (1962-1967). However, he said the HighScope approach cannot yet be widely applied to the Thai educational system due to the quality of teachers. "As a result, RIECE Thailand is now working with Obec to launch a two-week teacher-training programme to educate teachers about the Highscope approach. Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin said he supported the project and has ordered Obec to work closely with RIECE Thailand. RIECE Thailand has 40 training centres nationwide.
Source: Bangkok Post October 12, 2018 00:00 UTC