Sami BASHA, PhD“Sciences of Education” Guidance and Counseling & Special EducationFulbright Senior Scholar / Northwestern University / Searl Center for research USA“2011 Teaching and Learning Award” AMIDEASTMember of the Italian Society for Special Education (SIPES)Member of ANPEC (National Association of Italian clincal Pedagogists)2013 DISESaward from the Council for Exceptional Children / USADate of birth: 26/06/1969 – Citizenship: Italian / Social status: MarriedEmail: firstname.lastname@example.org / Mobile: 0039 - 3403654977
Research interests and skillsCriticalthinking,highereducation, Internationalization,interculturalstudies andminorities.InclusiveEducation, Facultydevelopment,Socialtransformation project,familydiscomfortingrowing childrenyoutheducation,youthcounseling. Moderntechnologyandeducation. Developingamoredynamicand independent culture.
Publications (Papers)- Pedagogy of Liberation, A Palestinian perspective. Cultivating new ways to engage each other in a context of conflict. Erickson, Orientamenti Pedagogici. Vol. 64, n. 1, January – March 2017. Pp. 53-69.- Educative network’s role in reinforcing the academic development in the Palestinian universities. Reflective model toward productivity and innovation in teaching and learning. The Education and Science Journal. Vol. 7, 2016.- Adapting the Critical Thinking Assessment Test for Palestinian Universities. Journal of Education and Learning. Vol. 5, No. 2, 2016.- Christian Inclusion in Educational and Economical Development in Palestine Socio-Cultural and Economical Challenges in a Context of Conflict. Italian Journal of Special Education for Inclusion, anno I | n. 2 | 2013. Pp. 149 – 164.- Scelte civili e non violente in Terra Santa. Verso una pedagogia della liberazione, in Per una cultura di pace in Terra Santa, Unicatt-Università Cattolica di Milano, (Dicembre 2009).- Giustizia, sviluppo e pace: dalla Populorum progressio una proposta educativa per la Palestina, in “La Terra Santa”, anno LXXX, genn./feb. 2004, pp. 20-25.
Publications (Books)- Una pedagogia olistica e di frontiera; Jacqueline Sfeir (2016).in, Storia della Pedagogia Speciale. L’origine, Lo sviluppo, la differenziazione. A cura di, Piero Crispiani. ETS. (ISBN: 9788846743596).- Parents, teachers and professionals working together for an inclusive policy. Teachers’ handbook for children with special education. EDUCatt. Milano 2011. ISBN: 978-88-8311-851-7.- UNIVERSITY PROGRAM, Special and Inclusive Education with specialization in mild and moderate disabilities / Master of Education. Collaborative Projects in Teaching (CPT) Palestinian Faculty Development Program (PFDP) AMIDEAST / USAID (2011).- BASHA Behavioral Autism Spectrum Disorder Screening (BAT). Teachers’ handbook for children with special education. EDUCatt. Milano 2010. ISBN: 978-88-9311-793-0.- Contributions and involvements of the Christian Palestinian community in the educational work, UPS, Roma 2002.
Language skillsFluent in English, Italian and Arabic, proficient in French and Hebrew.