Brazil’s Private K-12 Consortium: Presentation and Networking Event

Date: May 3, 2018
Time: 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. PDT
Format: Presentation/Discussion/Networking
Hosted By: BCCIE
Location: BC Robson Square, Room C575, 800 Robson Street
Cost: Non-paid

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This event is now at capacity. Registration is closed.

BCCIE is delighted to invite you to this unique event to meet with representatives from one of Brazil’s largest associations of private K-12 schools. The Brazilian Association of Private Educational Institutions of the Federal District (SINEPE / DF) represents more than 450 private K-12 schools and over 200,000 students from the Federal District in Brazil. The delegation coming to Vancouver is composed of 19 representatives from eight SINEPE affiliated schools and will be led by the association's President – Álvaro Moreira Domingues Júnior. For his biography, click here.

The delegation’s objectives are to learn about BC’s education system, pathways for student and staff mobility, and to advance knowledge and best practices that address the tenets of internationalization. The delegation is interested in meeting with both BC K-12 and post-secondary institutions.

Key takeaways

  • Learn about Brazil’s private K-12 systems and opportunities for cooperation and collaboration with both K-12 and higher education sectors
  • Learn about opportunities for recruitment and partnership development with SINEPE members
  • Network with representatives from one of Brazil’s largest associations of private K-12 high-schools
  • Hold one-on-one meetings with school representatives from the SINEPE association

Background

The Brazilian Association of Private Educational Institutions of the Federal District (SINEPE / DF) is a consortium representing more than 450 private K-12 schools and over 200,000 students from the Federal District, in Brazil. The association’s headquarters in located in Brasilia. Since 1969 SINEPE/DF has worked to advance the opportunities for their students while engendering a passion for learning, achievement and excellence in the process of scientific, technological and cultural learning towards the development of Brazil and beyond. 

Please visit here for the individual institutional profiles. They will also be available for pick-up at the event.

Target audience

Heads of International, Superintendents and Principals from BC public and independent K-12 schools, and public and private EQA-designated post-secondary institutions.

Note: Please come prepared with collateral and promotional material, as well as any other resources that you deem appropriate. Immediately following the presentation, BC institutions will have opportunity to meet SINEPE representatives individually.  

RSVP

To confirm your attendance at this event, please register by Monday, April 30. Please note that there is limited capacity and as such this event registration will be managed on a first-come, first-served basis. Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at events@bccie.bc.ca