AFTER THE BELL

Quixotic Qatar

If you’re like me and want to utilise the opportunity to visit as many countries while living in the UAE, one of the places...

Salalah, Oman … A Relaxing Getaway.

Spring break feels almost like a distant memory now that the summer holidays are just around the corner. This holiday, like most of my...

Tips on making key life transitions

There are several major milestones most people are eager to achieve at some point in their lives. The more celebrated ones are: graduating from college,...

Top 12 travel tips for the summer holidays

The teachers in the UAE are some of the luckiest educators in the world. In most cases, high salaries, accommodations paid for and zero tax...

UAE Martyrs’ Day

Earlier this year, in mid-August, HH Sheikh khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, declared that November 30th each year will be observed...

The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi

Each year, thousands of visitors, including locals, expatriates and international tourists, make their way to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque (SZGM). Most are usually...

Make Your Manicure Last!

Educators have been known to sport trendy looks and when it comes to their nails, it is no different. Most tend to choose demure...

Words of wisdom for teachers

At the start of a new school year, most educators go through a range of emotional responses. The two most common emotions experienced are...

A moment with Ms Amal Al Redha of Dubai Cares

"When you are driven by a deep love and passion for what you do, there is no telling what you can achieve.” - Borrowed. This sentiment...

Start The New School Year With Confidence

You’ve just spent an incredibly relaxing time during your summer break. Maybe you travelled to somewhere with crystal clear oceans and rainbow coloured hammocks...