Sunday, November 1, 2015

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In celebration of SEAMEO's Golden 50th Anniversary, Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization would like to invite students, teachers and schools in Southeast Asian countries to learn the cultural heritage practices of Southeast Asian countries during 2-6 November 2015 by visiting the following link of YouTube channel.     

SEAMEO Cultural Week

2 - 6 November 2015

via SEAMEO SPAFA's YouTube channel @

View the videos and stand the chance to win US$200(10 PRIZES!!!)

Over 100 videos!!! Watch the hard work that students and teachers of registered primary and secondary schools from across Southeast Asia have put in video documenting their local intangible cultural heritage practices (traditional dance, traditional song, traditional craft-making, cooking a traditional dish, traditional games, and storytelling through art). Then answer the mini-essay question  posted about the videos (max. 300 words) and stand the chance to win US$200 (10 Prizes).

Launch Timetable (via

Day 1 (Nov 2, Mon) : Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia and Lao PDR
Day 2 (Nov 3, Tues) : Malaysia (Part 1/2)
Day 3 (Nov 4, Wed): Malaysia (Part 2/2)
Day 4 (Nov 5, Thurs): Myanmar and Philippines
Day 5 (Nov 6, Fri): Thailand, Vietnam

Recommended: Videos be shown at a school assembly or in school classrooms (during Homeroom' / 'Contact Time' / 'Form Teacher' period, Cultural Studies class, History class, Geography class, Arts class, Physical Education class, etc.) across SEAMEO member countries. Following the video viewings, teachers should initiate a discussion on the 'mini-essay' question posted as a comment from SEAMEO SPAFA (see the following "Awards Guidelines"). 

Please find attached the 'Viewing&Award Guidelines" for full details. (Note: Only schools that submitted a video are eligible for prize money.)

Thank you very much for your support and participation in the SEAMEO activities.