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By Pham Thi Hong Thanh

During the final 20 years Confucian background tradition nations have extensively promoted instructing and studying reforms to boost their academic structures. To pass the painfully lengthy learn degree, Confucian background tradition educators have borrowed Western philosophies and practices with the belief that what has been performed effectively within the West will produce comparable results within the East. The extensive importation of cooperative studying practices to Confucian background tradition school rooms lately is an instance. in spite of the fact that, cooperative studying has been documented in lots of reviews to not paintings successfully in Confucian historical past tradition school rooms. the reason being that the educators usually impose this educational process at the scholars and not using a cautious attention of its appropriateness within the socio-cultural context of Confucian historical past tradition international locations. This technique isn't really powerful simply because studying doesn't stand by myself. particularly, it truly is formed and stimulated by way of different elements together with instructing equipment, studying initiatives, review calls for, workload and the educational tradition of scholars within the neighborhood context. For cooperative studying to paintings successfully in Confucian background tradition study rooms, reformers have to reflect on the importation of this strategy in keeping with a cautious exam of all helps and constraints that impact these components which are linked to studying.

The quantity presents an utilized theoretical framework and culturally applicable and functional directions which can help Confucian history tradition educators and lecturers to handle different factors at a number of degrees with the intention to optimize good fortune in uploading cooperative studying to their school rooms. total, it offers recommendations to help Confucian history tradition lecturers to alter their educating practices, remodel classes plans, layout evaluation equipment, and set up studying actions in a fashion that could impression Confucian history tradition scholars to shift from making use of teacher-centered studying techniques to cooperative studying.

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8 Vietnam Similar to what has happened in other CHC countries, since the birth of the Renovation policy (known as Doi Moi) in 1989, Vietnam has implemented many innovations in education. The reason for these innovations is that after the announcement of the Renovation policy, Vietnam started to shift from a centrally controlled to a market-oriented economy. The development of a market economy involves the progressive application of advanced modern technology in production, business and management.

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In sum, students need to be provided with new skills so that they are capable of undertaking leadership tasks and preparing the country and a new generation of workers and citizens for the twenty-first century. (Pham-Minh 1995: 59) The National Education Development Strategy (NEDS) for 2001–2010 also emphasised that one of the shortcomings of Vietnamese education is the lack of cooperative activities (NEDS 2001).

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