DUBAI, 19th July, 2016 (WAM)–A group of more than 25 school teachers and principals joined Dubai’s Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) to participate at the first ever Festival of Positive Education in Dallas, Texas.

The Festival of Positive Education is the first of its kind to bring together educators and positive psychology practitioners to talk about what positive education looks like in schools and how its implementation can make life better for students, for teachers and for parents.

The event, being held from July 18-20, feature talks and workshops from educators and psychologists from around the world, including the UK, US, Australia, China, and the UAE.

KHDA has been invited to highlight Dubai’s private schools sector at the festival.

More than 1,000 international delegates are attending the three-day event. They comprise policy makers, positive psychology practitioners, educators, and members of the media.