The Lebanese Center for School Development Ajwad participated in the regional forum about “ICT in high education systems in Arab States: Promises and effective practices ”, presented by its director Engineer Mr. Ziad Malak at UNESCO Regional Bureau for Education in the Arab States in Beirut.
The forum headlines focused on how to integrate technology in higher education and its importance on the academic level of students in terms of quality education.
The main topics raised and discussed during the forum are:
- Conceptual understanding
- ICTs to enhance access to and quality of HED
- ICTs and Quality Assurance processes
- ICTs to promote inclusiveness
- ICTs and Education in emergencies (EiE)
- Developing ICT competencies
Mr. Ziad has an intervention in which he talked about ICT role in the development of higher education quality as he recommended a collaboration between schools and universities in this domain due to its importance on the academic level of student.