About the NELC

The National eLearning Center, established as an independent entity by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Council of Ministers’ decision No (35) in 1439 H. It aims to enhancing trust in eLearning, providing lifelong equal access to eLearning, and leading sustainable innovation in eLearning in order to achieve trusted online learning for all.

 
 

 

 

Strategy

 

Vision

Trusted online learning for all

 

Mission
  • Enhance trust in online learning
  • Facilitating equitable access to relevant lifelong online learning
  • Leading sustainable innovation in education through online learning

 

Values
  • Trust
  • Integration
  • Innovation

 

Goals
  1. Ensure recognition of all forms of online learning
  2. Ensure quality of online learning
  3. Ensure equitable access to online learning
  4. Improve agility in online learning
  5. Improve efficiency in online learning
  6. Provide adaptive online learning opportunities that are increasingly relevant to individual learning needs
  7. Lead digital transformation in education
  8. Investing in new technologies (AI, Data Analytics, Blockchain) to meet changing needs and solve complex educational problems through online learning
  9. Facilitate co-creation of value in education through innovation-driven online learning

 

Initiatives
  1. Strategic alliances
  2. Research and Development
  3. Standards and Policies
  4. Professional Development
  5. National eLearning Platform
  6. National Open Educational Resources Program
  7. Design Lab
  8. National Indicator
  9. Innovation Awards

 

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Board of Directors

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His Excellency Dr. Hamad bin Muhammad Al-AlSheikh
Minister of Education
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His Excellency Eng. Ahmed bin Mohammad Alsuwaiyan
Ministry of Communication and Information Technology Representative
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His Excellency Dr. Saad bin Othman Alqasabi
Ministry of Commerce Representative
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His Excellency Eng. Mohammed bin Nasser Al-Jasser
Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development Representative
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His Excellency Dr. Abdullah bin Mofreh Al-Theyabi
Director of the University of Tabuk
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Her Excellency Prof. Einas bint Suleiman Al-Eisa
Rector of Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University
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Dr. Saleh bin Ali Alghamdi
Education & Training Evaluation Commission Representative
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Prof. Lilac bint Ahmad Al-Safadi
President of Saudi Electronic University
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Dr. Auhood bint Abdullah Alfaries
Ministry of Education Representative
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Eng. Abdullah Bin Abdulrahman Al-Dakhil
Technical and Vocational Training Corporation Representative
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Dr. Abdullah bin Yahya Al-Mohya
eLearning Specialist
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Dr. Khalid bin Hussain Moukali
eLearning Specialist
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Mr. Khalid bin Sulaiman Al-Muhaisen
Private Sector
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Dr. Abdullah bin Muhammad Al-Walidi
Director General of the National eLearning Center

Board of eLearning International Advisory

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Dr. Mark Brown
The National Digital Institute for Learning
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Andreas Blom
World Bank
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Dr. Jennifer Mathes
Online Learning Consortium (OLC)
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Andreas Schleicher
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
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Dr. Fengchun Miao
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
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Dr. Deb Adair
Quality Matters (QM)
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Dr. Tanya Joosten
National Research Center for Distance Education and Technological Advancements (DETA)
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Dr. Paul Lefrere
International Expert

Success Partners