Middle East

Palestinian wins $1M global teaching prize

A handout picture released on March 13, 2016 by the media office of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and ruler of Dubai shows him (C) awarding the one million dollar Global Teacher award to Hanan Al-Hroub (L) a Palestinian teacher from the West Bank for her innovative approach of using play to counter violent behavior, as Sunny Varkey, the chairman of the Dubai-based Varkey Foundation that set up the award two years ago, claps.AFP PHOTO / HO





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