15 Jul 2008

Pacific Educators conference opens in American Samoa

3:38 pm on 15 July 2008

The four day Pacific Educators conference in American Samoa has been officially opened by Hawaii senator Mike Gabbard.

Considered one of the largest educational conferences in the Western Pacific it is also a major source of professional development opportunities for educators.

The PEC is also celebrating its 25th anniversary and one highlight will be the honouring Teachers of the Year who come from Guam, the Federated States of Micronesia, American Samoa, Palau, the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas, the Marshall Islands and Hawaii.