WO Educators’ Forum is an annual gathering of principals, senior educators and managers from ORT network to share ideas and discuss common challenges. In March 2016 Educators’ Forum will take place at Gordon College in Israel and will be focused on further and higher education.
World ORT’s annual Educators’ Forum was launched in 2014 to bring together senior Educators from across the world to meet, share ideas and discuss common challenges. Since then World ORT has brought together many educators from schools and colleges across the ORT network.
The Educators’ Forum encourages open dialogue and the development of new collaborative projects between ORT’s national organisations. There will be 25-30 participants representing Israel, Argentina, Mexico, Uruguay, United States, Russia and France.
Educators Forum 2016, Haifa, Israel
This March 30 most senior representatives from ORT’s Colleges of Further and Higher Education and Universities from six countries gathered at the Gordon Academic College of Education, one of Israel’s oldest teacher training institutions, for the four-day forum. There they explored avenues for closer collaboration and heard from high profile speakers including the Deputy Director and Head of Teaching-staff Administration at Israel’s Ministry of Education, Eyal Ram, and Professor Oz Almog of the University of Haifa’s Department of Israel Studies.