Tuesday, September 08, 2015

SAP session titled "Learn to use the Blend Tool to prepare students to meet the challenges of 21st Century" on Saturday, September 19, 2015

Dear Members,

On behalf of SAP Executive Committee, we would like to invite school teachers for an exclusive & unique academic session to be held on Saturday, September 19, 2015.

Topic: Learn to use the Blend Tool to prepare students to meet the challenges of 21st Century

Objectives:     By the end of the workshop participants will be able to:  
    ·                     Develop an understanding about creative thinking/ thinking outside the box and critical thinking.
·                     Learn some strategies to enhance creative and critical thinking skills.
·                     Engage participants in learning to combine creative and critical thinking approaches.  
·                     Discuss the importance of creative thinking and critical thinking in daily life.
·                Reflect on their current practices and learn to integrate creative/critical thinking in their lessons.
Time:              9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  

Date:               Saturday, September 19, 2015

Venue:            Aga Khan University-Institute for Educational Development

Facilitator:     Ms. Kaneez Zainab, MSc (University of Karachi) Academic Coordinator at Aga Khan Higher Secondary School.

Please note that no member will be allowed to attend the workshop without prior confirmation

Facilitator’s Profile
Ms. Kaneez Zainab is currently working as an Academic Coordinator at Aga Khan Higher Secondary School, Karachi. She has done masters in Science (Microbiology) from Karachi University. She has done 2 Advanced Diploma, one in Teaching Science and the other in Leadership and Management from Aga Khan University, Institute for Educational Development. She has been associated with the field of education for past 15 years. She has been carrying out a variety of professional development activities which include conducting workshops, short courses during summer break, providing on-going classroom-based support to teachers, reviewing test papers, helping teachers preparing their lesson plans, developing teaching-learning materials, and importantly doing classroom teaching as well.

Kindly confirm your participation latest by Thursday, September 17, 2015 (by 4:00 p.m.) at registration@ptan.org or call 36826991-4 / 36347611-4 Ext. 8554 / 8556, as this will facilitate us in organizing the workshop effectively.

We look forward to your participation!