Unpacking the “SMART” School Transformation Framework

Nazeema Raju · September 7, 2022

The SMART School Transformation Framework is designed to help schools get the very best from technology available to them now and in the future. It assists leadership teams to support school improvement by evaluating and improving their use of ICT thus plan for the best use of ICT and consequently make further improvements to learning and teaching.
The SMART School Transformation Framework is specifically for schools in the UAE and is aligned to the new Ministry of Education Evaluation and Accreditation Framework 2015.

This five-week course will therefore enable educators get a thorough understanding of the design and structure of the SMART School Transformation Framework and answer some initial questions you may have and encourage you to adopt the framework principles in planning for the future of your school.

After completing this course, participants should be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding the purpose and analyze the components of The SMART School Transformation Framework
  • Identify and discuss elements for a successful smart school
  • Recognize and analyse the elements under each performance indicator
  • Highlight activities needed to achieve “Good” to “Outstanding” ratings
  • Develop, adapt, and create documents as evidence for the respective activities

All school leaders and educators in Ras Al Khaimah and across the United Arab Emirates

Mode of Delivery
In-person Training

About Instructor

Nazeema Raju

Nazeema Raju is from South Africa where she started her teaching career as a classroom teacher in 1996 and relocated to the UAE in 2008 as part of the Ministry of Education, Madares Al Ghad reform project. She was appointed as an Instructional Leadership Coordinator in boys’ and girls’ public schools in Ras Al Khaimah and as a result has an in-depth knowledge of education culture in public schools. Her 24 years of experience and knowledge within the education Industry teaching, mentoring, training and leading teachers recognizes her as a dedicated and passionate educator who strives to enhance teaching using 21st century skills effectively in classrooms.

6 Courses

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Course Includes

  • 5 Lessons
  • 2 Quizzes
  • Course Certificate