Four Local Training Workshops on "Modern Educational Methodologies" in Jordan
July 15, 2018

A series of successful training workshops on “Modern Educational Methodologies and the Educational Portal (MethodsX) toward Improving Teaching and Learning in Jordan” were conducted last week (July15-19, 2018) at each partner university in Jordan (The University of Jordan, Hashemite University, Jordan University of Science and Technology, and Al-Zaytoonah University).

The training workshops focused on applying of Modern Educational Methodologies such as Problem Based Learning and its benefits to enhance 21 century skills of learners. Also; MOOCS as an approach toward flexible innovative learning and its opportunities was one of the topics. In addition; a demonstration of selected courses from METHODS project adopting PBL, Flipped Learning and Moocs were presented. Moreover; The developed educational Portal (MethodsX) through the project were presented to participants.

During these workshops, speakers from stakeholders were invited to deliver a presentation on using ICT in education.

The training was delivered by the team members of METHODS project from Jordan and Palestine who trained previously in Europe:

Prof. Ahmed Al-Salaymeh, METHODS project general coordinator; Dr. Wasel Ghanem, Dean of Engineering School at Birzeit University; Prof. Lutfi Al-Sharif, Professor at Mechatronics Engineering department at The University of Jordan; and Dr. Muhannad Al-Shboul, faculty member at School of Educational Sciences at The University of Jordan.



DISCLAIMER: This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication [communication] reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.

Contact Details

Prof. Ahmed Al-Salaymeh,
The University of Jordan, Jordanrsity of Jordan, Jordan