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Leadership for Technology Adoption in a Reform Community PROCEEDINGS

, , , Qatar University, Qatar

EdMedia + Innovate Learning, in Vienna, Austria ISBN 978-1-880094-65-5 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Waynesville, NC


The Gulf State of Qatar is experiencing a time in history of immense wealth and rapid change. The schools system is being completed restructured. It is a time when wise decisions must be made by school leaders in regard to technology; choices that must consider context, culture, and values as well as opportunity –but most of these leaders have no training or experience. This session will discuss what is being done in Qatar to train leaders and what kinds of choices these new leaders are making in regard to educational technology.


Allen, N., Nasser Alnaimi, T. & Ak Lubaisi, H. (2008). Leadership for Technology Adoption in a Reform Community. In J. Luca & E. Weippl (Eds.), Proceedings of ED-MEDIA 2008--World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications (pp. 216-220). Vienna, Austria: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved November 15, 2018 from .


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