May 8, 2012

Dr. Nadeem Memon presents at Mandel Center for Jewish Education

BOSTON — Dr. Nadeem Memon, Razi’s Director of Education and Program Director for the Islamic Teacher Education Program (ITEP), conducted a lunch seminar for the Mandel Center for Jewish Education at Brandeis University. The seminar theme was “Islamic Schooling in America: Competing Visions”.

Dr. Memon’s session gave the context of Islamic schools in America, meanings of Islamic education and touched upon the future of Islamic Schooling in America.

The conference gathered over 100 full-time Jewish educators from the New England area.

The Mandel Centre for Jewish Education works with educators, scholars, policy makers and funders to strengthen Jewish education by promoting research and developing leadership for the field.

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.

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).

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