CHICAGO — Razi’s Director of Education, Dr. Nadeem Memon, presented a workshop at the 13th annual ISNA Education Forum on April 6th-8th. The forum’s theme was “Islamic Schools — Engaging Learning Communities”.
The conference gathered over 600 full-time Islamic school teachers from across North America. The Islamic Teacher Education Program (ITEP), Razi’s online teacher training program for Islamic schools, made its third appearance at the forum and launched registration for the May session.
Dr. Memon’s workshop, entitled “Peer Learning Communities”, focused on developing and nurturing hands-on and engaging professional learning communities within schools.
Safaa Zarzour, Secretary General of ISNA National, announced that a new ISNA Education Regional Forum in Toronto, Canada will debut in October 2012.
About ITEP – The Islamic Teacher Education Program (ITEP) is an online professional development program designed specifically for full-time teachers in Islamic schools. The program was developed by Razi in collaboration with the University of Toronto's Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE).
About Razi – Razi develops societally relevant educational programs for institutions in the government, education, and private sectors. Based in Toronto, Canada and Dubai, UAE — Razi services clients in North America, Europe, East Asia, and the GCC region.