I NTERVIEW: BRI T IS H C O UN C IL
Director of British Council Indonesia
The Meaning of W Education and the Importance of Experiential Learning through the Eyes of Paul Smith
hat it is like to study in the UK’s universities? Why do you have to study overseas? What’s the meaning of education? And how experience is the best learning that can transform yourself? In this edition, Vooya have a privilege to interview the Director of British Council Indonesia, Mr. Paul Smith. In a 30-minute interview, we discuss a lot of things that basically cover all the questions above, from the history and roles of the British Council Indonesia, the education system in the UK, to a deep and philosophical talks about the meaning of education and the importance of experiential learning.
An Exclusive Interview with the Director of British Council Indonesia
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Let’s start with the first question! As the Director of the British Council Indonesia, could you tell us about the visions and missions of the British Council Indonesia in general? Well, thank you, thank you for this interview! It’s such a very good question. British Council has been in Indonesia for 70 years, just about as long as Indonesia has existed, hasn’t it?
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