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Deans Message Welcome to College of Education Dear Student, It is my pleasure to introduce you to the School of Education website, hoping that the site be of good help and guidance, and a source of information and knowledge about the school academic departments, its offered programs, and the supporting units. Further, I hope the site be a source of possibilities that you, dear student, can take advantage of, in order to develop your ambitions, and fulfill your desires. The site, indeed, was constructed, in order to provide you, dear student with all information needed, starting from a sourcefull information you would consider while choosing the appropriate program that fits your expectations, to the on-going activities and advertised workshops, self-help sessions, etc, you would need to fulfill your needs and aspirations.    Dear Student, The School of Education, with its faculty staff and administrative units, is ready to provide all the students of all academic levels: bachelor, post graduate, and trainees, with the needed support and guidance. It gives the students the opportunities to gain insightful knowledge, and positive interaction with their professors/teachers, in addition to equipping them with the most recent digital technological learning and teaching techniques. Dear future teachers, Two pleasing moments we hold dear for every student admitted to the School of Education. One is when s/he joins us and be a member of our community, in which we present him/her the most precious gift, that is, “al’lm” (knowledge and skills). The second is when we see our student fulfilling his/her requirements, and being ready to leave us, in which we present the society with a gift that is equipped with all that necessary for him/her to serve his/her community and his/her country in large. Dear Techers, we have all the trust in you to help your country in spreading the right knowledge, fighting ignorance, and being a motivating and good example character to your community in order for our country to get the position it deserves, overcoming its problems, obstacles, and concerns. In you, after Allah, Glory to Him, we put the trust to play your expected roles as a teacher and as an educator. We pray that Allah, Glory to Him, enlighten your path and to be a good asset to your school.   Prof. Yousif A. Alshumaimeri Dean College of Education Arabic


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ورشة عمل توصيات مؤتمر معلم المستقبل
ورشة عمل توصيات مؤتمر معلم المستقبل

برعاية عميد كلية التربية الأستاذ الدكتور يوسف بن عبدالرحمن الشميمري نظمت كلية التربية يوم الاثنين الموافق 25/2/1437هـ حلقة نقاش بعنوان "الاستفادة من نتائج وتوصيات مؤتمر معلم المستقبل: اعداده وتطويره"

     To achieve educational excellent and leadership that leads to improve Knowledge-based society, in which the college became as the first" Center of Expertise'' at the regional and national levels, attaining a position among top international colleges of education. 


   To prepare professional educators who contribute to building a knowledge society and who able to compete globally. This will be achieved through improving the college's programs and units and by establishing a high-functioning learning community.


The college seeks to accomplish three general objectives which are: 1-To prepare distinctive professional educators who are socially involved and professionally capable, and who engage in their continuous professional growth according to the values and needs of the society and standers of



About the College:

     The college of Education was established in 1386-1387H (1966-1967), pursuant to the agreement between the Ministry of Education and the united nation development program. The Ministry of Education has worked in cooperation with UNISCO to accomplish this project of establishment. In 8/5/1387H, a Royal Decree No 9/11, was issued to integrate the College of Education into King Saud University.

The College of Education is working to meet the educational needs of the community, through offering effective educator preparation programs. It offers programs that improve teaching methods and raise the educational awareness among citizens.

     In addition, The college has a leadership role in developing the  cooperation between the kingdom and the educational institutions in both regional and national levels. The college maintains a close cooperation with the Ministry of Education to improve the academic standing of educators, principals and educational leaders in all various levels of education through ongoing programs, training courses, conferences, lectures and seminars.

      In conclusion, the collegeis working to serve as acenterof Educational Researchcontributes tofinding appropriate solutionsto the problems ofeducationin the Kingdomfollowing thevariousmethods ofscientific research

A brief History of the College:

 In 1433H, the college was accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) now known as Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

       The departments of the college have undergraduate programs, master programs as well as doctoral program. The department of Pre-school Education and the department of Psychology were the first two departments that were established. The department of Islamic Culture and the Department of Curriculum and Instruction where founded in 1393/1394 H. The rest of the departments were established as following:

    -In 1397-1398 H, the department of Art Education, the department of Physical Education and the Department of Educational Technology.
    -In 1404/1405 H, The department of Special Education.
    -In 1418 H, The department of Educational Administration.
    -In 1433 H, The department of Qur'anic Studies joined to the College of Education.

The College contains the flowing departments:

1- The department of Pre-school Education.
2- The department of Psychology.
3- The department of Islamic Culture.
4- The department of Curriculum and Instruction.
5- The department of
Art Education.
6- The department of
Educational Technology.
7- The department of Special Education.
8- The department of
Educational Administration.
9- The department of Qur'anic Studies.

The college currently offers 20 programs: 
Six programs leading to the bachelor's and the doctorate degree and eight programs leading to the Master's degree.
Bachelor's degree : psychology, art education , Islamic culture , special education, Qur'anic studies and Bachelor of Integrated Studies program (BIS). 
Master's degree : pre-school education, educational administration, educational technology, curriculum and instruction, psychology, art education , Islamic culture and special education.
Doctorate degree: pre-school education, educational administration, Islamic culture, , curriculum and instruction, psychology and art education.



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