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Tue, 21 Oct 2014
Her Excellency Sheikha Hind bint Hamad Al-Thani, Founder and Chairperson of Teach For Qatar (TFQ); and Jakob Thomasen, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Maersk Oil, recently met in Doha to formalize a strategic partnership between the two entities.

The agreement saw Maersk become the first company to see one of its young professionals undertake a secondment with TFQ as a teaching Fellow. The young professional is a Qatari engineer at Maersk Oil Qatar, who joined TFQ’s 2014 cohort of Fellows, earlier this year, for a two-year...

Sun, 12 Oct 2014
School Principals Commend Partnership with TFQ

The principals of 11 independent schools collaborating with Teach For Qatar (TFQ) commended the organisation’s efforts to be part of the solution to Qatar’s education challenges.

Principals of the schools where TFQ Fellows recently began teaching at the start of the academic year...

Sun, 28 Sep 2014
Teach For Qatar and ExxonMobil Qatar Announce Strategic Partnership

Her Excellency Sheikha Hind Bint Hamad Al-Thani, Founding Chairperson of Teach For Qatar (TFQ); and Bart Cahir, President and General Manager for ExxonMobil Qatar Inc. met in Doha to formalize a partnership between Teach For Qatar and ExxonMobil Qatar.

TFQ is a local NGO that is...

Sat, 23 Aug 2014
Teach For Qatar recognized members of its 2014 cohort at the completion of their two months of training at the Teach For Qatar Summer Institute.

The group of hand-picked young graduates and professionals begin their work as full-time teachers in Qatar’s Independent Schools this September.

Teach For Qatar provides its Fellows with an ongoing leadership development program in addition to teacher training that is customized...

Mon, 30 Jun 2014
Teach For Qatar’s First Cohort Begins Rigorous Training at the Summer Institute

Teach For Qatar Fellows began this week the TFQ Summer Institute, a two-month induction to the program, in preparation for their placement in 11 Independent Schools at the beginning of the academic year 2014-15. 

Once they complete the Summer Institute, which comprises...

Thu, 29 May 2014
Teach For Qatar issues Last Call for Applicants

Teach For Qatar (TFQ) has issued a last call for fresh graduates and young professionals to apply to join their first cohort of teaching Fellows by the final deadline of May 10th.

The local NGO works to re-invest exceptionally talented young people in the public education system...

Sun, 20 Apr 2014
Teach For Qatar announces key partners

Teach For Qatar, a non-governmental organisation that re-invests young talent in the public education system, has signed memoranda of understanding with Supreme Education Council (SEC), Qatar Petroleum (QP), and Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF)....

Wed, 05 Mar 2014
H.E. Sheikha Hind launches ‘Teach For Qatar’

Her Excellency Sheikha Hind bint Hamad Al Thani launched yesterday Teach For Qatar (TFQ), a non-governmental organization that seeks to reinvest Qatar’s brightest graduates into the public education system. The launch was attended by senior officials, including Her Highness Sheikha Moza...

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