About T&L 2017 Forum

The Teaching and Learning Forum is designed to be one of the premiere teaching and learning conferences in the region. Our aim is to solicit and select the most dynamic, innovative and effective presentations from the top education professionals. Aside from sharing practice, the aim of the conference is to inspire and motivate teachers to reach for the highest level of student engagement and achievement. To complement the teacher presentations, EDI invites the top international speakers and authors in the field of education to present keynote and featured presentations.

The Teaching and Learning Forum 2017 will be held on April 22, 2017 at the QNCC. It gives us pleasure to announce that Dr. Mae Jemison, the first African American woman in space and Nasa’s first science specialist, will be the keynote speaker for our opening session. Our invited international speakers include Dr. Katherine Merseth and Dr. Deborah Jewell-Sherman from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and Dr. Mahmoud Al Batal from the Department of Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Texas and Mr. Tom Schimmer.

Themes of the Forum:

  1. Leadership.
  2. Early Childhood Education, focuses on best educational practices for children from 6 months to 5 years.
  3. STEM.
  4. Innovation and Best Practices in Arabic Language Teaching.
  5. Inclusive Practices.
  6. Innovation and Best Practices in any other subject.