Teachers: Muntaser Jameel Muhammad Saifi
School: Kufr Jammal Elementary Boys’ School
Tulkarem Directorate of Education
Creating an engaging, innovative and effective learning environment is an urgent need for our Palestinian schools. This initiative ultimate goal is to grow, develop and show talents into learners. To do so, it works on creating a wonderful and interesting educational environment. Therefore, students come to school happy and cheerful without being afraid or bored. This initiative also focuses on reinforcing and encouraging students in order to learn better. Moreover, the training sessions in Drama in Education at Alqattan Foundation, in addition to the Diploma in teacher training at Al-najah University, contributed for applying this initiative effectively.
The training sessions in Drama in Education at Alqattan Foundation, in addition to the Diploma in teacher training at Al-najah University, contributed for applying this initiative effectively. It also made students be more friendly, active and creative. Students were also trained how to take photos, record videos and paint. It also improved their writing skills and they became effective participants
Mobility caused by this initiative
Concerning myself, working continuously to provide a safe and an interesting educational environment has a great positive change on me. For example, I treat my students better now and I have built a good relationship with them especially after visiting me at my house. Concerning my students, they became more creative and more interested and active learners. Now, they wait my lessons eagerly and they even prefer it to physical education. In fact, my classes are like taking a breather to learn. It has also improved their talents in drawing, dancing dabkeh and in writing stories.