Members - Akar, BasselAkar, Bassel
Ph.D. in Education, Institute of Education, University of London, 2009
Director, center for applied Research in Education
Notre Dame University - Louaize
Citizenship Education Building Communities of Learning in the Classroom Continuous Professional Development Working in Small Groups, Assessment for Learning, Meta-Learning and Dialogic Pedagogy
Education Coordinator for “A Whole-School Approach to Social Cohesion and Active Citizenship” in partnership with the Centre for Lebanese Studies, Oxford University (Jan 2010-Present)
Program Coordinator for annual “Summer School for Emerging Lea
Professional development workshops for public and private school teachers on developing active citizenship through dialogic pedagogy, assessment for learning and lesson plans (2010)
Co-Instructor for MA in Citizenship Education by distant learning – Learning to Live Together at the Institute of Education, University of London (2007-2008)
(2007): Akar, B. Citizenship Education in Lebanon: An Introduction into Students’ Concepts and Learning Experiences. Educate~, 7(2), pp. 2-18.
(2006): Akar, B. “Teachers’ Reflections on the Challenges of Teaching Citizenship Education in Lebanon: A Qualitative Pilot Study”. Reflecting Education, 2(2), pp. 48-63.