Ghasem Barjasteh

Ghasem Barjasteh

Amol, Iran

I am Ghasem Barjesteh. I am a math teacher at secondary and primary school. I am working on project teaching and learning through dialogue and for dialogue.I have classroom dialogue.

My name is Ghasem which is a common name in Iran. I would say  ، you can call me Nami. my last name is Barjesteh. I originally come from a really small village in the north of Iran that everybody knows everybody else. some people there work on the farm.  they raise rice. I live in Amol right now. I am 47 years old.  I have been teaching for more than 25 years to different ages and proficiency levels.
I have a bachelor's degree in economics and mathematical teaching from the University of Mazandaran. I am a pioneer teacher. many years ago I look to develop other skills to teaching in school; I have been known p4c and pedagogy Theater and new approaches in education. these skills lead me to blended learning. they have integrated education for me in three aspects; life; thinking and creativity or innovation.

Why do you want to be a part of the HundrED Community?

I want to continue my progress development in teaching and learning. I believe education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world. when we are working together,we can create effective change in the world.

How can education support students to flourish?

I am currently researching on dialogic learning.I think we have a moral obligation to teach for dialogue. I think education is a process of inducting into bigger dialogue. I think teaching for dialogue is a way of teaching thinking.classroom dialogue can make visible thinking and potential of students.

What role does innovation play in education change?

Innovation is very important, actually every thing in the world change very fast that is why innovation is very important.we would be face with different problems. the base planning in education, rethinking, restructuring,revitalizing is innovation.

Three HundrED innovations you love. (and Why?)

the first ,thinking in globally way, because it happened and would be cover our life globalization. the second , Pay attention to change in the world. because everything in our life in the world are't working good for example wars, terrorism, Afghanistan, Finally, teacher professional development stands out as the top prioity for education innovators in 2022 because teachers are important.

Three innovations you would love for HundrED to know about. (and Why?)

Educational dialogue and philosophy for children and non violence communication. dialogue is a huge concept . I think we have a moral obligation to teach for dialogue. I think education is a processes of inducting into bigger dialogue.