UNESCO has concluded the instruction of Master Trainers from the Ministry of Schooling and the General Directorate of Schooling at Rasafa 3 on the Education and learning Management Info System (EMIS) – Iraq

Baghdad, June, 2021: As component of the EU-funded “Education Administration Details System for Quality Education in Iraq”, UNESCO has created a reason-developed EMIS for Iraq. In partnership with UNICEF, the EMIS will be rolled out throughout 9 Typical Directorates of Education and learning (GDoE) for the duration of 2021 – 2023.

The EMIS collects, organizes and stores instruction facts, procedures, analyses, and generates reports and academic indicators and tends to make it easily accessible to stakeholders at all concentrations of the sector, from Ministry-amount arranging experts, to directorates, to lecturers and college administrators. The EMIS also serves as a each day functions software for educational facilities to handle information linked to students, lecturers, employees, facilities, and assets in serious time. These worthwhile facts will aid strategic determination-making, coverage formulation and budgeting, and regime administration at the district and faculty degrees, supporting educational planners at the ministry, directorates, and schools to far better control schooling service delivery and improve the top quality of learning in Iraq.

A useful EMIS process requires the capability to regulate and use its capabilities and strong mechanisms to assistance the stop-users. As component of the EMIS advancement course of action, a core Crew of Grasp Trainers from the MoE and Rasaf 3 have obtained a 3 7 days training on the routine maintenance and day-to-day use of the system, to answer to different requires and best procedures. These Learn Trainers will direct the EMIS trainings at the amount of colleges that will start off on 20 June 2021. In addition, to supply assistance to the close-people (colleges) an EMIS Simply call Center has been established at the MoE and 3 guidance analysts from the phone heart are skilled to offer distant aid to faculty-level people.

Pursuing this coaching, the Master Trainers with UNESCO and UNICEF support will carry out college degree trainings in the faculties across GDoE at Rasafa 3. The GDoE at Rasafa 3 and all colleges have been equipped with laptops delivered by way of the venture.

The graduation of this coaching marks a significant milestone as it is a vital step to making certain Iraqi possession and sustainability of the EMIS, empowering stakeholders to use and keep the method in accordance to their desires and planning Ministry people for the eventual technological know-how transfer.

Speaking at the opening of the teaching workshop, the Chief of Education for UNESCO, Mr. Santosh Khatri said “The availability of high-quality, related education info is pre-requisite for government’s capacity to increase schooling as a result of proof-centered plan earning at the central and governorate administration level, and to empower the teachers and administrators at faculty amount to make knowledgeable choices promptly and correctly.”

Attending the schooling, the Director Normal for Academic Preparing (Ministry of Instruction), Mr. Safaa Younis, explained “The Instruction administration information and facts system will provide data and data to decision makers and allow them to review, draw conclusions and discover strengths and weaknesses in the academic process, in get to correct the route and management remotely”.

Appreciating the ongoing efforts in strengthening of Iraq’s instruction programs, Head of Cooperation of European Union Delegation to Iraq, Ms.Barbara Egger mentioned “The new Schooling Administration Facts Program will established the foundation for an enhanced quality of schooling. The availability of up to date and exact information for conclusion makers and college administrators will increase the planning, checking and high quality shipping and delivery of the mastering method. We appreciate the dedication from Ministry of Training in adopting the process and similarly the perseverance from the trainees in the course of the very last couple of months. We will continue to operate with each other with Ministry of Instruction and our partners at UNESCO and UNICEF to help the implementation and the roll-out of the process across the country”.

Media get hold of: Husamaldeen El-Zubi – h.el-zubi@unesco.org