Education, as the foundation of a nation, needs to be improved on an on-going basis. Various steps have been taken to achieve a better quality of education that can align with developed countries around the world. Improving the process of education, research development, expansion of community service, the improvement of scientific activities, including scientific conferences, are the efforts to improve the quality of education.
This third International Conference on Education and Training (ICET) is one step in disseminating knowledge that is set at a scientific meeting in the field of education and training. The conference provides a channel for lecturers, researchers, teachers, principals, students, education and training practitioners to share knowledge in order to improve the quality of education. This conference is a continuation of the first conference in 2015 and the second conference in 2016, organized by the Faculty of Education State University of Malang.
This year, the 3rd ICET 2017 theme is “Global and Local Based Education and Training” which is conducted 2 days from September 30, 2017, to 1 October 2017 at the Royal Orchid Hotel Batu-Malang Indonesia. This conference features keynote speakers from various countries including Malaysia, South Korea, Canada, and Indonesia. For this conference, as many as 69 articles have been sent to the committee and 57 articles are selected and published in the proceedings of this conference.
This conference involves various institutions including Faculty of Education State University of Malang, Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education of The Republic of Indonesia, Instituto Superior Cristal, Timor Leste, Pre-University Centre Mindanao State University, Marawi City, Philippines, Universiti Putra Malaysia, UNESCO, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies - Seoul, Korea, International Indonesia Forum, Canada. Henceforth, we thank you for the cooperation that has been given in this conference. Hopefully, this conference can contribute to improving the quality of education in Indonesia in particular and global education in general.
On behalf of the Organizing Committee,
Dean of Faculty of Education, State University of Malang
Prof. Dr. Bambang Budi Wiyono, M.Pd