There are as many reasons to teach as there are teachers. For some, it’s a lifelong vocational calling, others stumble on a career they find (often to their surprise) that they are good at. Being part of the transformative force that is education can be a powerful thing, but so too is experiencing the reward […]
“Education is a human right and it is the right of our children to live their childhood in peace.”–Hanan Al Hroub, 2016 Global Teacher Prize Winner Global Teacher Prize Winner, Hanan Al Hroub, was received a hero’s welcome yesterday when she returned home to Palestine. A welcome ceremony was held for Hanan in the West […]
On the 13th of March 2016, Hanan Al Hroub, a primary school teacher in Palestine was announced by Pope Francis as the 2016 winner of the Global Teacher Prize. She went into primary education after her children were left deeply traumatised by a shooting incident they witnessed on their way home from school. Hanan embraces […]
As soon as the Global Teacher Prize Ceremony was over it was time to head to the Global Teacher Prize Gala where our Winner, Hanan Al Hroub, Top 10 Finalists and many celebrities walked the red carpet. Here are some highlights tweeted in from our fans as we celebrate The Global Teacher Prize Winner, Hanan […]
Pope Francis announced the 2016 Winner of the Global Teacher Prize in a ceremony held in Dubai on the 13th of March, 2016. Congratulations to the winner Hanan Al Hroub. Learn more about her incredible story here. Watch the video of the announcement below.