Wednesday, 21 Oct 2020

Category: Education

More Than 51 Leaders and Experts from international sectors and institutions participate in International Conference on Education and Training Evaluation

Riyadh, More than 51 international experts, representing international expertise houses and prestigious international institutions, are scheduled to participate in the International Conference on Education and Training Evaluation, from 14 to 15 October 2020, organized by the Education and Training Evaluation Commission (ETEC), in partnership with the G20 Saudi Secretariat. The event is set to host […]

UNESCO Website Highlights Efforts of Ministry of Education to Confront COVID-19 During Spring 2020 Semester

Riyadh, The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has published on its official website a detailed report of the efforts of the Saudi Ministry of Education in confronting the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic during the second semester of the last school year. The report highlights the Kingdom’s regional and global role in […]

Mawhiba Students Win Six Int’l Awards in JBMO 2020

Riyadh, Six Saudi students, affiliated to King Abdulaziz and his Companions Foundation for Giftedness and Creativity (Mawhiba), won six medals (one gold, four silver and one bronze) in the Junior Balkan Mathematical Olympiad (JBMO 2020), which was held virtually this year due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. The achievement, done by Mawhiba in partnership with […]

Islamic Universities League to Hold Virtual Int’l Conference to Enhance its Role in Serving Society

Cairo, The League of Islamic Universities is set to hold on Sunday a virtual international conference that discusses the role of the universities, in serving their societies, and consolidating values. Muslim World League will participate and sponsor this conference, in addition to contributions from the Egyptian Ministry of Endowments, Al-Azhar University, Alexandria University, Institute of […]

Hundreds of Schools in Yemen Attacked by Warring Parties

ISTANBUL/SANAA – Eight-year-old Mazen Mohia Aldeen likes science class, and he wanted to grow up to be an engineer. But now he is considering dropping out of school. It has become too scary. His fears began in 2017, when an airstrike hit a schoolhouse in his neighborhood. He was also in school and everyone screamed, […]

KSrelief Signs Joint Cooperation Agreement to Provide Educational Needs of Schools in Hadramout Governorate

Riyadh, King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) has signed an agreement to provide educational needs of the current academic year for the schools in Thamud and Rumah Districts, Hadramout Governorate. The agreement was signed by KSrelief Assistant General Supervisor for Operations and Programs Muhannad Ahmed bin Ali Al-Baiz. The project aims to motivate […]

Al Al-Sheikh, Egyptian Minister of Education Discuss Preparations to Start Study, at King Salman Int’l University, in Sinai

Riyadh, Minister of Education Dr. Hamad bin Mohammed Al Al-Sheikh, remotely, met with the Egyptian Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Dr. Khalid Abdulghaffar. During the conversation, they discussed issues of common interest between, in the scientific domains, including arrangements to start study, at King Salman International University, in Sinai, next month and how […]

New York City Delays Start of School for More Preparation Time

New York, New York City, the largest U.S. public-school system, is delaying the beginning of its academic year until September 16 to give teachers more time to prepare for the return of students amid the coronavirus pandemic. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a deal reached with labor unions representing teachers, staff, and administrators. Instruction initially […]

COMSTECH and ISESCO Hold a Meeting to Discuss Prospects of Cooperation

Rabat, The Standing Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation of the OIC (COMSTECH), and Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) held a virtual meeting here today to discuss the cooperation between the two sides in the fields of science, technology, scientific research and higher education. During the meeting, the ISESCO Director General Dr. […]