Teacher Skills Forum 2019
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Saturday, March 9 • 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Mind Matters

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This session explores teaching strategies which target different parts of the brain and aims to present an innovative framework of teaching through effective classroom practices
- To present the latest research on the function of the different parts of the learner’s brain.
- To bridge the gap between research and practice to help adapt, organize and contextualize neuroscience and cognitive science principles to practical lesson planning and pedagogical practice.
- To discuss some of the teaching practices and to improve student comprehension through the creation of a physical and emotional environment that facilitates mastery of content, concepts and optimizes the use of individual skills.


Mira Abumaizar

Head of MYS Sciences, Amman Baccalaureate School
Teacher for 9 years in both the MYP and DP programs of the International Baccalaureate. Head of MYS Science in the Amman Baccalaureate School, a flagship IB school in Amman, Jordan. In addition, I also hold an IB authoring and examing role with the IBO.

Saturday March 9, 2019 4:30pm - 6:00pm EET
Mount Nebo 2 - Sea Floor