Abdelkrim BenqdadYear: 2017-2018
Home Institution: Allal Tazi High School
Home: Kénitra, Morocco
Teaching Area: English
Years of Teaching Experience: 9 years
Education: Master’s Degree in Studies in the English Language and Culture
Abdelkrim Benqdad is a teacher of English, currently serving in Abderrahman Annacer high school in Kenitra city, Morocco. Abdelkrim’s experience includes teaching teen students, coordinating the English program- Access, teaching underserviced teens for over five years and improving their linguistic background in addition to enhancing their skills and talents. He has been teaching for eighteen years and has accumulated experience in working with English learners with different backgrounds and diverse aspirations. During his time at IU, he will be exploring ways of promoting cross-cultural understanding and creating higher student engagement through extracurricular activities in clubs.
Promoting cross-cultural understanding: engaging students in cultural activities in a school.