New technologies are key to modern education in order to stay abreast of development trends, said Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, UAE.
“The world outside school has now changed. The technology has taken the centre stage in education system,” said Sheikh Abdullah, adding that teachers must focus on technologies to make children learn faster.
“The goal of a new education system now is to make children innovative and creative,” he said.
Sheikh Abdullah further said amid the rapid changes in the information technology, teaching should embrace innovation to make classroom more interesting and creative.