Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

College of Education Organizes Workshops to Discuss Educational Initiatives

'Educational Initiatives' Workshop , Participations , Events ,
Added on - 2016/10/16  |  اخر تعديل - 2016/10/16

The UQU College of Education organized three workshops on Saturday, Sunday and Monday (corresponding to Muharram 14, 15 and 16, 1438H, respectively), to discuss the educational initiatives that would contributing to brining the Saudi Vision 2030 into reality. The college envisions adoption of such initiatives over the upcoming period, with a view to achieving consistency with the National Transformation Center, affiliated to the Ministry of Education.

Participating in those workshops were Dr. Ali bin Muslih al-Matrifi, Dean of the College of Education, the vice-deans, and a number of the heads of the college departments. Dr. Al-Matrifi pointed out that those workshops come within the framework of the college's plan to take part in the National Transformation Program. This is to be carried out through educational initiatives having to do with the eight strategic objectives of the Ministry of Education. Among the core objectives of the college's departments is to prepare teachers, hone their skills, as well as developing the skills of students, and promote their capability of solving problems.

Held over three consecutive days, the workshops witnessed vigorous participation from the College's various departments. They yielded a myriad of important and inspiring initiatives, all seeking to develop the teacher, the learner, and the learning process at large.