Philippine Normal University North Luzon (PNUNL) and Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI), Malaysia have officially entered an educational partnership agreement on September 14, 2021 via online academic discussion. Dr. Leticia N. Aquino, Executive Director and Provost led the PNU NL officials in a productive conversation with UPSI officials, Asso Prof Dr . Abdul Rahim Razali, Dean of Faculty of Human Development represented by Asso Prof Dr. Abdul Talib, Deputy of Academics and Asso Prof Dr. Mazlina Che Mustafa, Director, NCDRC represented by Dr. Mashitah Radzi, Deputy Director, NCDRC.
Today’s major point of discussion is the collaboration between the two universities in the upcoming 3rd International Research Conference on Teacher Education and Indigenous Peoples Education in November and December 2021. The partnership is set on mutual massive conference dissemination and publication of researches in journals of both Universities. In addition to this, future endeavors like student and faculty exchange, as well as internship activities of students in common programs like early childhood education were also stipulated to be major provisions of the partnership agreement.