You are cordially invited to attend
"Let's Connect Through Stories" is the theme for this year's International TEC Day. On this exciting day, thousands of children, teachers, student teachers, leading scholars, renowned researchers and policy makers from different cultures, locally and internationally, will connect to discuss the role of technology and multicultural education, tell stories and interact together in protected online and virtual environments.
09:00- 09:15 Formal TEC Welcome: Dr Michal Golan, Head of Mofet institute Dr Miri Shonfeld, Dr. Elaine Hoter, Dr. Asmaa Ganayem
Story contest TEC4Schools kids.
09:30-09:45 Virtual tours to the TEC Island
09:45-10:15 The Singer Ms. Amal Murkus will read stories written by TEC4Schools kids from the Arab TECSchools.
10:15-10:30 Virtual tours to the TEC Island*
10:30-11:00 The Singer Ms. Amal Murkus will read stories written by TEC4Schools kids from the Arab TEC Schools.
11:00-11:30 The Actress Ms. Orna Banai will read stories written by TEC4Schools kids in Hebrew.
11:30-11:45 Virtual tours to the TEC Island
11:45-12:15 The Actress Ms. Orna Banai will read stories written by TEC4Schools kids in Hebrew.
12:15-12:30 Virtual tours to the TEC Island
12:30-13:15 Dr. Manal Yazbak Abu Ahmad: “Critical Thinking and Multiple Perspectives in Fairy Tales” (open to children and teachers around the world).
13:15-13:30 Virtual tours to the TEC Island
13:30-14:15 Panel discussion led by Einat Rozner: “Connecting Between Cultures in Israel: A Rainbow of Educational Online Initiatives to Connect Between Arabs and Jews in Israel".
Participants: Mr. Arik Segal,
Segal Conflict Management
Ms. Yael Neaman,
Manager of the Luatman Fund
Einat Rozner and Dr. Manal Yazbak Abu Ahmad, TEC Center,
14:15-14:30 Virtual tours to the TEC Island
14:30–15:15 Panel discussion led by Dr. Elaine Hoter: "TEC Stories as Seen From the Perspective of the TEC School Principals"
The Naif Qabalan Green School, Ben Jan
Mr. Hasan Bshara,
Al Sharq School, Ein Qenia
Yeshoron Religious High School
Ms. Ilanit Cohen,
Martityaho Public Religious School
Mr. Mousa Bitar,
Boqeeaa Elementary School “B”
Ms .Safaa Assadi,
Der El Assad Elementary “C” School
Sema Zusman Hen,
Hadareem School, Reshon Letzion
15:15-15:30 Virtual tours to the TEC Island
15:30-16:15 Panel discussion led by Dr. Manal Yazbak Abu Ahmad: "Projects Which Promote International Dialogue by Partnering Educators Around the World: “iEARN” and “Globe” and “TEC".
participants: Dr. Farid Hamdan, The Globe Program
Ms. Bridget Stout & Ruty Hosen, iEARN
Dr. Elaine Hoter, TEC4Schools, Tec Center
16:15-16:30 Virtual tours to the TEC Island
16:30-17:15 Panel Discussion led by Dr. Asmaa Ganayem: “Initiatives to Connect Through Technology, Art and Sport"
Participants: Dr. Asmaa
Mofet Institute; AlQasemi Academic college of Education
Dr. Ivna Rettner,
Dr. Bahaa Zoabi,
AlQasemi Academic college of Education
17:15-22:00: College students and lecturers in the TEC courses in “English Literature”, “Science” and “Environments”
17:15-18:00 Panel led by Dr. Miri Shonfeld: “The Role of Schools/Colleges/Ministry of Education in Education for Multiculturalism in Israel".
Participants: Mr. Eyal Ram, Deputy of Ministry of Education
Prof. Mahmoud Khalil,
The President of Sakhnin College for Teacher Education
Binyamin Bahagon, The Head of Talpiot Academic College.
Mr. Shevi Govrin,
Head of the the School of Advanced Studies, Seminar Hakibutzim
18:00-18:30 The Ministry of Education Catalogue and Digital learning presented by Ms. Gila Levy
18:30-19:00 “Ourboox” an application for making multilingual digital books” presented by Prof. Mel Rosenberg.
19:30- 20:30 The students from the different courses will present some of their projects
20:30-22:00 An interactive workshop on storytelling by the lecturer and story teller Ms. Jane Golbert
Simultaneous translation-Hebrew Simultaneous translation-English Simultaneous translation-Arabic