Day1
Conference Agenda
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM Registration, Welcome Coffee, Networking
09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Welcome Address : Opening Remarks by Ministry of Education (UAE)
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM Learning Echo System: Creating a Climate for Learning

This Key Note Lecture will focus on Learning and propose a “Learning Eco System” as the fundamental role of teachers to establish and build inside the classroom. The Lecture will promote the four corner stones of learning and will challenge the traditional view regarding Teachers’ role inside the classroom.

Dr. Gad Elbeheri

Managing Director – Global Educational Consultants

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Coffee break:Networking
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Classroom Instructions based on Learning Theories

This session highlights common problems of LD students, including writing, reading, math, auditory processing, visual processing and organizational problems.
Provide a description of research based teaching methods and learning theories; including Direct Instruction, learning strategies and tips for teachers.

Dr. Mayada Al-Natour

Associate professor in the Faculty of Educational Sciences at the University of Jordan

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch break:Networking
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Workshops  1  &  2
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Workshop 1: Screening & Assessment of learning disabilities

The session will focus on the importance of assessment, different criteria for Assessment, including:  a) Aptitude-Achievement Discrepancy: psychometric considerations, Dissatisfaction with discrepancy method and B) Cognitive assessment, critique of processing assessment.

Dr. Mayada Al-Natour

Associate professor in the Faculty of Educational Sciences at the University of Jordan

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Workshop 2: Learning Theories & Inclusion

This workshop will shed light on two important topics; i.e., learning difficulties and inclusion. Learning difficulties are barriers to learning and to school achievements/ progress if individuals with learning difficulties are not properly identified and supported. Enabling and empowering educators can help deal with the challenges associated with learning difficulties and this workshop presents some major pointers towards assisting individuals with learning difficulties and towards including them into the school life and society.

Dr. Gad Elbeheri

Managing Director – Global Educational Consultants


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Group Discounts : 3 ++ people: 10%
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