The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and Microsoft have joined together to recognize and reward innovative teachers from Europe, the Middle East and Africa at the InnovativeTeachers Forum 2007. < ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
The InnovativeTeachers Forum 2007 was held at the UNESCO Headquarters on March 29-30, 2007. More than 150 teacher representing 40 countries from across the three regions were shared best practices, network explore new and creative ways to improve education and enrich learning for millions of children around the world using Technology. The Innovative Teachers Forum supports the 2015 UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) for literary and digital inclusion by helping to build aglobal community of educators that share ideas, classroom practices usingICT, and above all a common passion for learning. The 200 participants from40 countries qualified for the event in national competitions that were held to recognise innovative teaching.