It is our great pleasure to welcome everyone to the 2nd International Conference on Innovation in Education (ICoIE 2020) as a routine agenda hosted by Post Graduate Program Universitas Negeri Padang. ICoIE 2020 aims at identifying, presenting, and discussing the innovation in education in the digital era. It provides opportunities for the researchers, scientists, education practitioners, and students to present and share their innovative ideas in education. Researchers worldwide are welcome to present their latest findings on Innovation in Education to be beneficial for others.
Due to COVID-19 pandemic and some travel restrictions, especially to International delegates, the conference organized by Graduate Program Universitas Negeri Padang was held by virtual conference via ZOOM Cloud meeting on November 7-8, 2020. Therefore, the presenters had to submit a video presentation of the paper in 10-15 minutes duration.
The conference invited keynote speakers from Malaysia, German, Singapore, and Indonesia. Compulsory quality assurance features of the conference include web-based paper submission, plagiarism check, and double-blind review is a procedure that has been undertaken for the papers to be proposed and published in the proceedings. There were 78 papers accepted for presentation, and all papers are published in this proceeding. The papers were from various topics including Education and Communication Technology, STEAM Education, Teaching and Learning in Digital Era, Multi-Talent and Cross-Discipline Learning, Non-Formal Education in Digital Era, Curriculum Development for Digital Era, Character Education, Lifelong Education, Psychology and Counselling, Education, Environmental Education, Empowering Assessment and Evaluation based Technology, Educational Management In Digital Era, and Educational Leadership In Digital Era.
We would like to extend our best gratitude to the Rector of Universitas Negeri Padang, Prof. Ganefri, Ph.D., and Director of the Postgraduate Program of Educational Science, Prof. Dra. Yenni Rozimela, M.Ed., Ph.D. for the tremendous support.
Furthermore, we would like to thank Prof. Dr. Muta Harah Zakaria. (Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia), Prof. Dr. Rahmah Johar, S.Pd., M.Pd. (Unsyiah Aceh, Indonesia), Prof. Dr. André Bresges (University of Cologne, German), Asc. Prof. Dr. Wang Qiyun (National Institute of Education, Singapore), and Asc. Prof. Dr. Yohandri, M.Si. (Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia) as the invited speakers for their invaluable contribution and worthwhile ideas shared in the conference.
We are incredibly grateful to our committee for their enormous support and the reviewers for their valuable time and expertise to evaluate all manuscripts submitted to this issue. Last but not least, we are eternally grateful to Atlantis Press for publishing this proceeding. We appreciate the cooperation.
General Chairs of ICoIE 2020
Prof. Dr. Ahmad Fauzan, M.Pd.