Biography

Ali Zuhdi Shaqour is an Educational Technologist, Teacher Trainer, and Education Consultant. He is a PhD holder in Education Technology from University of Exeter, UK and served as secondary school teacher, university lecturer and director of education at Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALECSO). He proposed several education projects which were funded by international foundations for An Najah National University and other Palestinian universities.

Dr. Shaqour is interested in Educational reform and the improvement of educational outcomes, especially through the integration of technology in education as well as the development of pre-service and in-service teachers’ programs.

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Education
Institution
University of Exetr
Country
United Kingdom
Degree
PhD
Faculty
Education
Department
Continuous Education
Thesis
An action research study in an Arab context of the application of social constructivism and information communications technology in supporting the learning of pre-service teachers on a Technology of education course
Speciality
Education Technology
Sub speciality
Edu Tech
Duration
1999 - 2003
Institution
University of Glasgow
Country
United Kingdom
Degree
MSc
Faculty
Adult Education
Department
Adult Edu. Dept.
Thesis
Computer Assisted Language Learning, CALL
Speciality
Education
Sub speciality
CALL
Duration
1995 - 1998
Institution
Baghdad University
Country
Iraq
Degree
MSc
Faculty
Arts
Department
English
Thesis
n/a
Speciality
n/a
Sub speciality
n/a
Duration
1980 - 1984
Institution
university of Glasgow
Country
United Kingdom
Degree
Postgraduate Diploma
Faculty
Education
Department
التعليم المستمر
Thesis
n/a
Speciality
n/a
Sub speciality
n/a
Duration
1996 - 1996
Institution
K. Hares Sec. Shool
Country
Palestine
Degree
High School
Faculty
Department
Thesis
Speciality
Sub speciality
Duration
1979 - 1979
Employment History
Country
United Arab Emirates
Institution
Arab Maritime Transport Academy
Position/Job Description
Short courses coordinator
Period
Jan. 1, 1988 - Aug. 1, 1989
Country
United Arab Emirates
Institution
Ministry of Education
Position/Job Description
Teacher
Period
Sept. 1, 1990 - June 1, 1996
Country
United Arab Emirates
Institution
Ajman university
Position/Job Description
Lecturer
Period
Sept. 1, 2001 - June 15, 2005
Country
Palestine
Institution
An Najah National University
Position/Job Description
Lecturor
Period
Sept. 1, 2005 - Dec. 21, 2016
Country
Tunisia
Institution
Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALECSO)
Position/Job Description
Director of Education
Period
Jan. 1, 2015 - Aug. 3, 2016
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