Hasrizal holds a Bachelor of Sharia (Honours) from Mu’tah University, Jordan (2001). He is the academic director at Khalifah Model School (Secondary), an integrated private Islamic school owned by Khalifah Education Foundation. Currently on his study leave for Master of Arts (Education) in Learning, Education and Technology (LET) at the University of Oulu Finland. A strong believer in progressive curriculum and instruction, welcoming technology-enhanced learning to support pedagogical needs. Area of interest includes regulations of metacognition and motivation in learning, with emphasis on the faith-based education.