Every Parent’s Primary Concern
Mon, 22 Jun 2009 17:44:49 GMT
|CIOGC Youth Organizer Amal Ali, CPS principal Mr. Hassan and, former CEO of CPS Arne Duncan, discussing ways to familiarize CPS staff with Muslim students' needs and cultural sensitivity issues|
Education rates among the highest concerns of Muslims in America. Muslims donate the largest amounts of money to Muslim schools, second only to Masjids. The Weekend Islamic Schools are among the earliest Islamic educational institution established by Muslims in America.
There is also a constant debate over what mode of education to choose for one’s children: public school, private Islamic school, weekend Islamic school, or home schooling.
Similarly, young adults, new Muslims and 'born again' Muslims in particular, are often confused about their learning and personal development. Where to start? How to contextualize the Islamic knowledge and make it relevant to our situation.
Learn more about Islamic education and training (tarbiyya) through the articles and links presented here.
CIOGC’s Islamic Schools Coordination Committee
Weekend Islamic Schools
Islamic Schools: Challenges & Benefits
Public Schools: Challenges & Benefits
Integrating Islam into Reading Curriculum
Home Schooling: An Alternative?
Education & Training Tips for Parents
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