All the news you need. Right here. Right now.
IAA staff members attended the Teacher Skills Forum (TSF 2017) over the weekend, an annual and regional event organised by the Queen Rania Teacher Academy in partnership with the International Baccalaureate (IB). The forum is aimed at enriching the educational system and the students' experience. The staff not only attended the sessions, but also gave workshops in their areas of expertise.
IAA Grade 11 students, Sara Baara and Alsharif Qatada Alluhaymaq, gave their brilliant perspective on innovation and then introduced Prof. Tony Wagner, an innovation specialist from Harvard University.
Last Thursday, Grade 5 parents organised a Grade 5 Charity Basketball Tournament, in cooperation with the PTA, Athletic Department and Primary CAS Department.
More than JD 2000 was raised to support refugee families living in Jordan. Thank you Grade 4 & 5 families, Coach Samer, his team and secondary students who volunteered.
We could not have done it without you!
‘IAA Wellness’ – Because U Matter.
Last week, the ‘IAA Wellness’ programme was launched - an initiative that caters to the entire IAA community of staff, students and parents.
The launch took place through a wellness fair that involved partners providing their services and products to IAA throughout their booths at the Foyer. It was a bustling day of wellness workshops and check-ups as well.
‘IAA Wellness’ comprises of five components: School Environment, Nutritional, Medical, Coaching and Physical Education services. Wellness initiatives pertaining these categories will be launched throughout the year.
Six IAA students were selected by Mbc 1’s Qomrah2 programme to tour the adventurous sites in Jordan. The programme will be aired during Ramadan and aims to promote Jordan through its touristic sites. The students underwent five days of rigorous activities with the Qomrah team in a tour that included Ajloun, Dead Sea, Petra, Wadi Rum and South Shuneh.