The Secretary General of the Office of the Education Council (OEC), Dr. Sasithara Pichaichannarong, recently reported that, following the latest meeting to report important missions to the Thai cabinet, the main discussion focused on educational strategies between 2013 and 2015, the framework and approaches for the follow-up on and evaluation of results of educational management under the governmental policy of 2012 to 2015, the report on the assessment of educational management according to the educational policy of 2012 as well as the framework and direction for educational research in Thailand from 2012 to 2015. All of these will be signed by the Minister of Education.
Dr. Sasithara added that the OEC had to organize an international academic seminar in 2013 entitled, "Education for Thai Future" on 23 to 25 June 2013. It will highlight progress in research, a meeting with the British Council, educational policy with the UNESCO and organizations for economic and development cooperation with Europe concerning:
1. Overall Education System,
2. Teaching Policy,
4. Measures of Achievement and
5. Mobile Learning.
Beside these, there will be discussions on Education for All, the Global Monitoring Report, teacher development plans and a presentation on education in the future.