Assalamu Alaykum! We are thrilled to announce the launch of iTeach ISLAM! This is Noorart’s latest effort to serve as your partner in education.

In every issue of iTeach ISLAM, you will find articles relevant to your needs as an Islamic educator including:

  • Educator Edu-torial: Editorials from our very own readers and educators.
  • Teacher Apps: Articles that combine research and application to help you transform your classroom and school.
  • Administering Excellence: Articles of relevance to administrators of Islamic schools.
  • Teaching Tips: Tried and true tips from real educators.
  • Copy This!: Printable worksheets, activities, and lesson plans for teachers to use with their students.
  • Teacher Spotlight: Profile of a reader-nominated teacher.

By launching this monthly newsletter, our primary goal is to establish connections with Islamic educators. The newsletter will serve as a professional forum where we can share ideas, best practices, and the latest in educational research.

In addition, we hope to share ideas with one another. We welcome your submissions at:
[email protected]

Your Partner in Education,
Shaza Khan, PhD
Editor, iTeach ISLAM

From building rapport with students to networking with fellow teachers, Islamic educators are initiating, establishing, and building connections of diverse sorts around-the-clock! In this issue, we’ll share some sure-fire ways to make these connections a part of your daily routine.
Connecting to Students: Understanding “How” and “Why” ................... 2
Helping Teachers Network Within School Walls ................................... 3
The So-Called Generation Gap .......................................................... 4
Copy This! Free stuff for your class .................................................... 6
Connecting With 3 Cs: Classroom, Community, and Country ............... 9
Teacher Spotlight: Taghreed Al-Jaafreh ............................................ 10
Noorart Spotlight ............................................................................. 11
News from Noorart & iTeach ISLAM .................................................... 12