Nahla wa Nahil named ‘Best Primary Resource’ at the 6th annual GESS Education Awards
Nahla wa Nahil tops the shortlist among a group of the worlds’ leading publishers in Primary Education at annual awards ceremony held on February 26, 2019 at the H Hotel in Dubai.
"Nahla wa Nahil" is a subscription based online learning platform for children that provides unlimited access to thousands of Arabic books, videos and educational games.
Developed by teachers and Arabic language specialists at parent company TechKnowledge here in Dubai, ‘N&N’ is the leading Arabic language reading and comprehension resource for grades K-5. N&N includes more than 1000 leveled Arabic books from the Middle East’s leading educational publishers, plus thousands of corresponding video lessons and resources that support instruction, and foster engagement and critical thinking.
What are the Awards?
The GESS awards highlight and reward the quality and diversity of educational products, resources, services and people as well as the best educational establishments and the most dedicated members of the teaching profession. The GESS Education Awards aim to encourage the raising of educational services & product standards throughout the industry and aims to be recognised throughout the sector as the accolade of excellence.
“We are thrilled, honored and at the same time humbled to receive this award,” said TechKnowledge CEO Mohamed Al Bagdadhi. “Obviously, we are thrilled with the award, and honored by the recognition of the hard work of so many people and the excellence of the product itself. But we are also humbled by a feeling of responsibility to keep driving forward so that Nahla wa Nahil fulfills all the promise it brings to the education of children at the primary levels.” Bio Profiles
TechKnowledge president Rany Al Bagdadhi added, “We are especially honored to have won this award while competing among major international publishers that we know and have great respect for.”
Primary Resource / Equipment Supplier of the Year - Nahla Wa Nahil
Nahla wa Nahil / TechKnowledge staff receives the award for ‘Best Primary Resource’ at the 2019 GESS Education Awards
N&N was created by Arabic language teachers to ensure that K-5 students at all reading levels have access to the appropriate resources they need to improve their Arabic reading and comprehension skills. Providing the most advanced Arabic educational e-reading platform, N&N’s unique game-based approach fosters student engagement and challenges them as they improve their levels of reading and comprehension. Usage tracking, student assessments and dashboards enable teachers to monitor student comprehension and progress, and tailor instruction to meet each student's individual needs.
TechKnowledge’s Al Manhal business unit is the leading global provider of full-text searchable databases of Arabic scholarly and scientific publications, as well as creator and publisher of Nahla wa Nahil, the leading Arabic leveled reading program for K-5. ‘The Al Manhal platform’ provides over 3 million students, researchers and professionals with access to hundreds of thousands of full-text searchable and downloadable Arabic eBooks, eJournals, eTheses, intelligence reports, conference proceedings, and videos.
TechKnowledge is the leading specialized electronic information solutions provider in the Middle East, partnering with the world’s leading publishers, scientific societies, and education technology companies. Through these partnerships and its in-house developed e-library platform service, ‘DeepKnowledge’, TechKnowledge provides universities, schools, medical, corporate, and government libraries across the Middle East with the most authoritative electronic resources and learning solutions. ‘DeepKnowledge’ provides librarians with a vast range of integrated modules allowing them to control access, manage subscriptions and trials, review usage analytics, and manage all content of the e-library.