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Guangdong Maoming Preschool Teachers College

Guangdong Maoming Preschool Teachers College is a higher normal college sponsored by the Maoming Municipal People’s Government, and it is the first batch of preschool teachers’ colleges in Guangdong Province.

The predecessor of the school was Guangdong University of Petroleum and Chemical Technology Gaozhou Teachers College. It was founded in 1930 as Maoming County Rural Normal School; in 1949, it merged with Guangdong Provincial Gaozhou Women’s Normal School to form Guangdong Provincial Gaozhou Normal School; in 1980, it was approved by the provincial people. The government approved the change of name to Guangdong Gaozhou Normal School; in 1993, it piloted the "three-two segment" junior college class, which is one of the 36 pilot schools in the country; in 2001, it was merged into Maoming College as a secondary college and renamed as Gaozhou Normal Branch of Maoming College ; In 2010, it was renamed Gaozhou Teachers College of Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology. On February 29, 2016, the People's Government of Guangdong Province approved the establishment of Guangdong Maoming Preschool Teachers College on the basis of Gaozhou Teachers College of Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology.

  The school has a glorious revolutionary tradition. The vigorous Xinhai Revolution a hundred years ago left the historical traces of the democratic revolution in the school, and Haishan Hall is a historical witness. During the Anti-Japanese War and the War of Liberation, more than 100 members of the CCP’s underground party and guerrilla groups among the school’s teachers and students actively participated in the revolutionary movement and became the backbone of our party’s underground work and revolutionary guerrilla warfare, and made active contributions to our country’s revolutionary cause. . Known as "the melting pot of revolution in western Guangdong."

  The school has an excellent cultural tradition. In the past 86 years, the school has changed its name several times and moved many times. There are divisions and integrations, and declines and rises. However, it has always adhered to the concept of "all for the life-long development of the two generations of teachers", and abides by "learning to be a teacher, and being a model. The school motto of "" gave birth to the excellent school spirit of "love, pragmatism, strictness, and diligence", formed the teaching style of "moisturizing things with sound, transforming the invisible" and the style of learning of "learning, sensible, careful and innovative", and is praised For "the cradle of Lingnan educators."

   Since the establishment of the school 86 years ago, the school has always regarded teacher education as the foundation of the school. In particular, the preschool education major. Since the opening of the kindergarten teacher class in 1946, after 70 years of accumulation, it has formed a complete training system and has become the school’s most advantageous brand major; music education and art education are also well-known in Western Guangdong; Chinese education, The traditional majors of mathematics education and English education also have strong competitiveness, and the school has also been awarded the national "Characteristic Unit of Art Education" and the "Continuing Education Base for Primary and Middle School Teachers in Guangdong Province". The trained students have "excellent behavior habits, solid basic knowledge, and strong development potential", which are well received by employers.

  At present, the school has realized the landscaping of the campus environment, student dormitory apartments, digitization of campus network, and modernization of facilities and equipment. There are two campuses in Maoming and Gaozhou. The Maoming campus is located at No. 6, Xicheng West Road, Maoming City, and the Gaozhou campus is located at No. 1, Gaoshi Road, Gaozhou City. The campus covers an area of 551 acres. The construction area is nearly 200,000 square meters. The total value of existing teaching and research equipment is about 50 million yuan, and a complete computer network service system has been built. It has a mature digital library management system with 300,000 paper books. There are 245 full-time teachers, including 63 professors and associate professors; 65 teachers with master's degree or above.

   In recent years, the number of school graduates "special entry" exams has exceeded 200 every year; the number of students who take self-study undergraduate exams and obtain self-study undergraduate diplomas exceeds 230 every year; the employment rate of graduates has reached more than 99%. Since the establishment of the school, the school has trained more than 50,000 outstanding talents at all levels and various types, and has made significant contributions to the basic education and economic and social development of the province and even the whole country. The school has successively won many honorary titles such as "Advanced Collective of Higher Education Self-study Examination in Guangdong Province", "Guangdong Province "Science Lingnan" National Reading Demonstration Unit" and so on.

   Currently, the school has 119 classes with 5888 students. There are 10 major departments, including education, Chinese, mathematics, English, music, fine arts, physical education, social sciences, information science, and economics and management departments, divided into 13 majors. A good pattern of coexistence of pre-school education and primary education, coexistence of teachers and non-teachers, and coexistence of three-year and five-year courses has been formed.

Nowadays, inspired by the spirit of the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, the 5th Plenary Session of the 18th National Congress of the Third Middle School, and the important speeches of General Secretary Xi, the school is holding high the great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics and adopting Deng Xiaoping Theory and the important thought of "Three Represents." , Guided by the scientific concept of development, seize opportunities, deepen reforms, coordinate innovation, forge ahead, and strive for the lofty goal of "making the school a first-class normal university in and outside the province"! (Updated in September 2016)