Isolated workshops led by outside experts fail to tap teachers’ own expertise, says a researcher working on models for Lebanon.
A training and mentoring program helps make them better teachers and gives them new confidence.
Experts from universities and centers across the region met in Beirut to discuss how to craft professional-development programs that work.
A writing instructor offers tips on writing a Ph.D. dissertation in English for academics who use it as a second language.
A program at the University of Southampton trains faculty members at the University of Tripoli in new approaches to teaching.
Following a global trend, the institutions present exhibitions that prompt conversations on topics not always taught in schools.
In war-torn Central African Republic, sorely needed teachers are recruited from other walks of life to educate displaced children.
A well-regarded institution within Damascus University has managed to stay open during Syria’s civil war, but not without changes.
Georges Nasr made a reputation for himself in international film festivals, where he is experiencing a revival, but these days he concentrates on teaching movie making.