(PRWEB) March 28, 2014
Online educational experts from around the world joined their heads in Dubai at the ‘6th Conference on E-Learning Excellence in the Middle East.’ The conference was held on the 4th and 5th of March, where educational leadership took an active part and valued exceptional services of Thompson University in providing a quality online learning platform for its students.
The conference - with the theme of ‘Leadership, Design and Technology for 21st Century Learning’ - aimed at fostering new platforms to improve online education, particularly in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and its adjoining regions. Participants of the conference exchanged their views on the importance of acquiring a synergy between the present online education designs and learning technologies. Today, distance learning is delivered through web-based communication, video lectures and other online learning tools. The conference discussed comprehensively the need for online schools and universities in every part of the world to connect as a team and work together for a better tomorrow of e-learning.
Stressing on the need to take concrete actions for improved online education system, particularly in the Middle East region, Abdul-Rahman Essam Seif, a faculty member at Thompson University said, “Thompson University is not just an online university; we believe it is an institution that owns the responsibility of creating great minds of the future.” Educational experts said that in order to enhance the online education setup in the Middle East further; they need to create innovative systems that will make learning effective and productive.
“The future of higher education lies with online learning platforms and people trust us for this fact. We must act and come forward as a big global family that offers not just education but quality education,” Essam Seif emphasized further.
As the conference continued discussion over the educational revolution in the Middle East, Professor Zakiy Fatin Handal, another online instructor from Thompson, explained the achievements of the university in the region and said, “Thompson University knows that online education sector is thriving in the Middle East and students want to experience technology-based learning. Local students are getting associated with Thompson every day as our aim is to serve them with quality education.”
Thompson University is an international online educational institute, providing industry-responsive academic programs in every corner of the world including the Middle East. Thompson University provides students with an outstanding learning environment, where highly qualified faculty teaches a diverse range of subjects through innovative online classrooms.