Satellite Distance Education Foundation Founded in Started in 1995 and began broadcasting Distance Learning Television (DLTV) for the first time on December 5, 1995, in honor of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Maha Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the throne in the Golden Jubilee Year 1996, with His Majesty granting the capital and the 50th Anniversary Celebration Emblem to be a badge. Of the Foundation
With the grace of His Majesty, the King Maha Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great Satellite distance education helps solve teachers' shortage. Incomplete teacher Teacher is not in a branch Of small schools in remote areas There are small schools and in rural areas such as schools under the Office of the Basic Education Commission (OBEC), more than 15,000 children development centers.
Under 6,000 local administrative organizations and others, giving more than 2,200 teachers and students more opportunities, 000 people to have access to quality education thoroughly and equally, In addition, the Satellite Distance Education Foundation His Majesty's patronage also helps develop end-of-country teachers nationwide to have the knowledge and ability to perform teaching tasks correctly and with quality.
By broadcasting instruction from Prathom 1 to Mattayom 6 from Wang Klai Kangwon School. In the royal patronage of Hua Hin District, Prachuap Khiri Khan Province As well as vocational education Which has helped to reduce the inequality of education that has been successful for more than 20 years.
With genius and long-sightedness and a firm determination According to the royal command of His Majesty King Vajiralongkorn "We will continue to preserve and build up and rule the land fairly. For the benefit of the people forever. " He saw that the development of education is to create national security And also fully appreciates technological progress in modern times. In 2017, His Majesty graciously appointed the executive board of the Satellite Distance Foundation In the new royal patronage and royal permission to modernize operations but still adhere to the father's guidelines to solve the problem of educational inequality more efficiently.
By focusing on education to create Thai people with 4 important characteristics, which are good and correct attitude Have a stable life foundation, have a career, have a job, and be a good citizen with discipline Promote lifelong learning, both ordinary and vocational, which is in line with the global educational situation for all groups of people at all ages, as well as adjusting the distance learning via satellite from Wang Klai Kangwon School. Under the patronage are 3 levels which are Kindergarten 1 - 3, Primary 1 - 6, and Junior Secondary 1 - 3.
Under the management of the board of the Satellite Distance Education Foundation Under the patronage, led by General Dapong Ratanuwan, the president of the Foundation, has brought the plan There is a development of a new operating system, both the internal management structure of the organization.