Dr. Mona Rashid Al Zayani is a very well-known intellectual, social worker and chairperson of GULF University in the kingdom of Bahrain. She has done her Ph.D. in curriculum and teaching, in the USA in 1985. She has M.Sc. in Curriculum and Instruction from the USA too. Her B.Sc. is in English Language Arts, from Iraq. Dr. Mona Al-Zayani has contributed tremendously in the field of education as she is the founder of Bahrain center for reading and computer, Gulf University and Al-Hekma School in Bahrain. Dr. Mona Al-Zayani has been the director of the Bahrain branch - Arabic Open University, 2001 to 2003. She has also been a member of the Consultative Council – Bahrain, from 2000 to 2002. She is the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Al Hekma School and Berlitz International Institute.

Dr. Mona Al Zayani has contributed to diverse fields of life such as she has been a member of the Advisory programs of the Child and Family in Ministry of Information Affairs. She has also been a member of the Child and Maternity Care Association in 1968. She has been an Advisory member of the University Council, Harvard University USA. She has also served as an Assistant Professor at Arabian Gulf University for 7 years and enlightened the youth of Bahrain from her intellectual spark of knowledge.


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