The conference is under the patronage of the Ministry of Education at the United Arab Emirates and the Minister of Education His Excellency Humaid Mohamed Obaid Al Qutami.
The keynote speaker of the conference is Dr. Kari Stubbs, the Vice President of 21st Century Learning at BrainPOP, a leading developer of online, animated, curriculum-based content.
The main theme of the conference is “Make the Great”. Nowadays, with all the advancement of technology and speed of communication and processing power, a lot of schools might not be making the grade. In order to produce the next generation of achieving student bodies, the TeachME conference will bring a wide variety of talks and workshops in a range of subjects and address issues of how to forget the grade, and make the great!
It will highlight the topic of debate in schools and will present a special session on setting up debate programs. There will also be dedicated panels for a number of crucial issues where experts from the field of education will be present to exchange opinions and discuss possible solutions to the problems faced.
The conference targets school operators, teachers, principals, policy makers, and parents from the UAE and abroad. The conference also hosts an exhibition of products and books relating to schools and education.
12 international trainers are scheduled to present more than 45 workshops and 25 talks in Arabic and English languages. A wide selection of topics will cater to all levels of K-12 schools. There will be customized sessions only for leaders and policy makers. All sessions will run from 9:30 in the mornings till 7:00 in the evenings over the course of the two days.
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