CLES Launched its Second Annual Conference
Photos: Michel Rawadi
October 15, 2016
CLES launched its second annual conference under the patronage of the Minister of Education Elias Bou Saab 'Together for DYS'. The project is part of CLES external activities in collaboration with the Lebanese Ministry of Education and Higher Education; it is aimed at limiting failure and dropouts from schools. The LS project comprises establishing 200 learning support classes in public schools across Lebanon and equipping the classes with the speciﬁc materials and technologies required to teach students with learning difﬁculties, as well as training a few teachers from each school to help provide students with the required academic and educational support and developing the capabilities of the educational counselors at the Ministry of Education. The Press conference and orientation session included 104 principals, 200 learning support class teachers, Ministry of Education regional directors and members of the Directorate of Public Schools team.