Rula Barghouthi, Joined GEMS Al Khaleej National School as Middle School Principal in 2018-2019. She has been in Dubai for more than 11 years, Rula worked in a variety of school leadership roles including IB PYP coordinator, Deputy Principal and Director for Arabic/ Islamic curriculum (K-12). In addition to her long experience in teaching and leadership, she is also an IB PYP workshop leader and have conducted many workshops in UAE and the region.
Rula’s in-depth knowledge of the international Baccalaureate framework and the international mindedness philosophy enabled her to carry out professional development workshops and training for all members of staff, in addition to reinforcing inquiry-based practices across the school.
During her 28 years career, she has worked in several schools in Palestine and Dubai, she gained the knowledge and understanding of students developmental needs across the different phases. Rula is passionate about education and strongly believes that we all are “A life-long learners” and that every minute in life is an experience by itself.