Total Nominations in 2019
Winners in 2019
Global Award Winners – 2019
Amal Aboumouslim - Morocco
She is a primary teacher in Morocco with 23 years of excellent teaching experience. She is master in Arabic, French and English languages. She is very innovative and dedicated teacher. She was honoured by ministry and her story was recorded and shared with students/teachers and inspectors. She is country winner and represented Morocco at the Global Forum of Innovation at Budapest, Hungry. She is using several ICT tools and techniques (Kodu game, mediator) in her classroom. She was active participant inComPracTICE project. She represented her country in Africa Code Week initiative or hour of codednathe Africa Code Week photos. She is expert in emotional intelligence, mind mapping and Mnemonic Dominic System. She is using image based memory technique in the multiplication table up to 9. In this methodology, she turned pictures into pictures in interesting stories, motivating to learn. She has already started experimenting with her students. The results were very satisfactory and all students were able to memorize the tables. This technique is proving very effective to solve the problem of memorization of tables up to nine. She has been awarded nationally and internationally by various organizations like Google and Microsoft and Ministry of her country for her outstanding and innovative work in education.
Dien Nguyen Thi - Vietnam
She studied at HaNoi University and now she is chemistry teacher at high school in Ho Chi Minh City of Viet Nam. She won the 1stPrizein the creative teachers, competition at national information technology platform in Viet Nam for her project “The Environment without Smoking”. Her name was among the best three teachers of Vietnam attending Global Education Exchange (E2) conference in Paris, France in 2019. She is the first ambassador in Viet Nam about CoSpaces_edu and trained other teachers about CoSpaces_edu in SL_STEM (Service Learning embed in STEM) at Science University in Ho Chi Minh City. She is also ambassador of British Council about STEM. She is innovating and designing a new project with her students: “Applying Microscale in Designing the Active Teaching and STEM”. to teach them how to protect our environment while using chemical substances and integrate it when teaching STEM in classes.
Alena Maskaeva - Russia
She is working as English teacher at Lyceum 33 in Ivanovo. Being Microsoft innovation education expert teacher, Skype master teacher and MIE trainer, she is teaching English for 20 years through various innovative methods. Her main focus is encouraging the students for different social roles and makes them active citizens of the world. For this is using various innovative methodologies to develop their inherent skills. She enabled her students to represent Russia through International Collaborations for Sustainable Development Goals (UN). She designed free online course for students living in distance remote area and by this course more than 2000 students and teachers benefited. For her outstanding contributions, she won the “Best Teacher Award of Russia in 2017. She is also the Certified National Geographic Teacher of Russia and winner of the International Festival of Pedagogical Talents in English -“The Best English Teacher”. She has devised her own methodical system with several interrelated components like goal, tasks, methodological style and organizational forms to develop specified qualities in a person. She has more than 15 publications to her credit. She became an organizer of many international projects and conducted a number of master classes online, including on international platforms.
Violeta Petkovska - Macedonia
She is an elementary school teacher. She is has blended old games of her grandparents with the innovative practices for the effective education, despite other creative activities within the instrumental and non-instrumental content with the help of application of technology, She help her student to participate in international competitions –“My home land Macedonia to the International Project”. She wrote 13 papers being elementary school teacher and published in various journal, Educational crossroads and scientific professional journal; Educational reflections of the Bureau for Development and Education in Macedonia. She blended old and new techniques like straws based on clay or plasticine to reading digital picture books and are getting very wondering results. She is now school trainer in language literacy. She is Microsoft Innovative educator, Awarded E twiner, TeachSDGs,Ambassador Lab school, certified Educator National Geographic, Educator Certified FlipGrid. She is working with the local community, institutional and tourist centres, organisations such as Red Cross, foundation-step by step, Open educational resources, Macedonian centre for Civil Education and media, both electronic and printed. She was nominated for St. Clement Charter School.
Namya Joshi - India
Namya Joshi is not a unique name in India now and today she does not need any line of introduction. She is a child with multi talents. She gave whole credit to her irony mother Monica Joshi, who stands with her in every odd situation. Namya is the youngest MIF National E-Innovation Award winner -2018 in India. And after receiving this award, she got so many opportunities at international level & travelled oversea to make all Indian proud by her efforts at such a young age. Mr. Sataya Nadella CEO-Microsoft praised this little girl for her outstanding talents. She is a student of Sat Paul Mittal School studying in Grade VII. She is an excellent orator, dramatist, dancer, writes poetry, sketch artist, state level Yoga player, skater, swimmer, badminton, basketball player and a voracious reader. She secures more than 97% mark in VI and VII grade with 100% attendance throughout her school life of 7 years. She is winner of “UNESCO Club 2019-19 worldwide youth multimedia competition”. She is the winner of Rex Karamveer Award and Global Fellowship. She has been invited as a guest speaker at KEOS2019 I Finland for Gamification of Education. Presented her innovative thoughts at #OGC2020 in Australia in July 2020. She presentedher project in Jyvaskyala, Finland. She is children Ambassadorby SDGs for children. She is very talented girl. She won National Minecraft Competition by Microsoft and Adobe Disha Competition. She ranked as “Top Tech Savy Student of India” by Whizjuniors. Being a student, she has trained more than 100 teachers in the region related to ICT. And also conducted online classes in various countries like Vietnam, Hungary and Finland. She has also won various gold medal in several games, yoga, poetry, Olympiad, speech. She worked for various projects like Everyday Kindness, No Poverty and Zero Hunger, DIY 4 Earth
Dr. Lidija Nerandzic Canda
She is doctor of philological sciences, professor of Serbian language and literature. Her resourcefulness, creativity and outstanding teaching practice, proved by numerous prizes and awards which rank among the most innovative teachers of our city, Republic, regions of the world. She has 28 years of experience in education. Using various methods and technologies in the educational and scientific work, she contributes to improving the quality of the institution in teaching and extracurricular activities. She holds various positions as pedagogical advisor, educational counsellors–associates, scientific collaborator faculty of Philology, Associate member of the editorial board and proof-reader “Modern teaching” -professional books in the fields of education, Podgorica, President of the Association of Serbian language and literature Serbia –Sombor. She is Board member For most Foundation and ambassador of Serbia (one of the world’s largest educational organizations).She has won 60 awards of republic by the Ministry of Education R.YEM and the Society of Serbian language and literature Serbia for tutoring students who won one of three first places in national competitions: Serbian language and linguistic culture, linguistics, literature, She is only double winner of the “Dr George Natošević”. Awarded by the Provincial Department of Education for her outstanding contributions to education. Her students participated in several international projects, such as: 9 eTwinning projects (one of them: “Universality of Literature” won the national quality mark, and with him compete for this year’s European quality label);”A magical Friendship Network” (international project with over 10,000 participants);STEM project “Innovate your Dreams” (60000 students -participants from all continents), in which he was a participant and coordinator for Serbia;”Cubes and Spase” (NASA research project) -together with the students had two projects approved. She is perennial collaborator in three scientific research project of the Department of Slavic Studies at Karl-Granc Medicine in Graz, Austria.27 Scientific papers publishedin professional journals kategotizovanim in Austria, Slovenia, BIH, R.Croatia, the US, Russia, R. Serbia. She is certified “Innovative Educator”. Ambassador of the educational program “Owlypia”, London, United Kingdom, and the coordinator of the test center Owlypia in high school “Veljko Petrović”.High school “Veljko Petrović” on its own initiative and engagement has become a national partner of scientific and educational program LUMA Center Finland
Cornelia Bataus - Romania
She is a teacher from Romania. She travelled thousands of miles virtually in several classrooms across the world through Skype. She enabled her students to talk with children from all over the world about their traditions, cultures, and languages with other countries students. She made a plan of action with her student to build a global partnership with a lot of teachers and students across the globe for sustainable development to improve human lives and protect the environment, about climate change. She facilitated her students to participate in contest 99 Math at International level and they also won it. She was invited and honoured as national coordinator in Serbia within the PROJECT MAGICAL INTERCULTURAL FRIENDSHIP NETWORK. Not only in education, but her students are also doing work for social cause globally. Her students helped the poor children in Kakuma Refugee Camp in South Africa, by creating math lessons so that they have access to quality education. She participated in THE WORLD`S LARGEST LESSON and supported global goal for sustainable development. She coordinated with 40 teachers all over the world to develop creativity in teaching science using science using scientific research, environmental education and the right and responsibilities of citizens. She also organized a project on: STEAM, THE WOULD BE RESEARCHER, in 2019-2020, and coordinated with several teachers from all over the world
Abdallah Wahbi - Morocco
Presently, working as Primary School Teacher in Almassira Alkhadra in Morocco with teaching experience of seventeen years. He has done various National and International training to upgrade his knowledge sphere. He is also renowned educational trainer in his country. He established and animated for protection of environment. Konouz organization honoured him as the “Man of the Year”for his outstanding contributions. His contributions in the development of the region through his efforts in education were highly appreciated by higher authorities of his country. He was honoured by his majesty king Mohamed VI with the royal order of National Merit of the excellent class. He digitalizes the remote school in Tiznit Directorate and integrated the ICT in classrooms; His work has been published in Moroccan Sahara by Ministry of Education. He is presently member of various organizations globally
Ghada Hassan - Egypt
She is a senior English teacher with 20 years of teaching experience. She is very dynamic and multi-dimensional teacher. She is using various innovative practices in her classroom. By her efforts, several students hasbeen selected in various jobs. She acted as trainer of “Intel Science for the Future Program” from 2005-2009 in World Bank Program “Using Technology in Teaching English” in 2007. She was also a trainer at Technology Integration Unit in Qalyubia from 2015-2017. She acted as facilitator in program preparing for 40 schools of British Council from 2009-2011. She represented Egypt in several innovative conferences at Cairo (2008), England (2009), Kuwait (2009) etc. She acted as coordinator of International School Award Project of British Council 2011-2013, 2017-2018. She is Clever Book STEAM Education Ambassador, SDGs Ambassador, Global Speaker at Edteach4Future and MI Innovative Educator Expert. She has done number of training courses from various countries to upgrade her knowledge sphere. She prepared TOT training course at National Authority for Quality Assurance in Education and British Council.
Soheir Zaki - Egypt
She is a renowned teacher of Egypt. She is a science teacher in Victoria College and has25 years of experience in education. She is certified Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert, Minecraft Mentor and Skype Master Teacher. She is an ambassador to teach SDGs. She was only to represent Egypt as a member of Microsoft Innovative Educator Experts Team in Singapore Forumin 2018. She created new brand of summer school activities in herschool.”Fun2Learn’ that depends on having fun during learning, after this her students created their own books. She is working on transforming education not only in hers chool but all over her country. She trained teachers in her country with the latest knowledge on use of technology in teaching and imparted them skills of 21stcentury.She has many awards to her credit, some of them are -Educational Proficiency Syndicate Award, E2 Global Winner, Outstanding Performance Award in E2-Egypt, British Council Coordinator of International School Award. She is now doing studies on managing behaviour in learning in stem teaching. She is doing several educational project besides teaching, some of them are -Positive Learning Environment, This Is Egypt, The World We Want, Fun2Learn Club. She also took part in International projects (Human Differences Project Climate Action Project, Innovation Project, Way to Peace Project, ISA projects).She has participated in several international conferences.
Mai Mohamed - Egypt
She is using project based study method in teaching –learning. She is doing various projects with her students and her various projects are: A project “My Village Right –I am well” is to prevent snakes in desert and plantations and through teams of students through the villages to raise awareness. Second project based on the water awareness and how to preserve it with latest technologies. Third major project is related to renal failure and how to prevent it and meals that should not be taken. Her students designed a game for children to raise awareness and reduce this disease. She has prepared several exercises for students and teachers on the use of augmented reality and also use of environmental material. She was given the title of ambassador from the US Company Merge. She facilitated her students o design virtual reality glasses. Her students also designed more than one project using coding, a website. Her teaching goes beyond the four walls and she with her students participated in attracting tourists to her country and won admiration of the Tourists Promotion Authority and Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities. He enabled her students to participate in largest global event on the use of Augmented Reality Online among experts from all over world. She taught girls about programming by participating in a global event (code week).She travelled into the backward villages far from the city more than 65 Km to teach the girls about the use of technologies and augmented reality. The Deputy Governor visited her school to witness the first experience in using Augmented Reality in educational process. Her students participated in global project–No More Plastic and they get certificate for it. She has many awards to her credit for her outstanding contribution in education and society in various ways.
Nguyen Hoang Group (NGO) - Vietnam