AFTER THE BELL

How to stay healthy this winter break

For many of us the winter break is a time of celebration, love, sharing with family and of course, gorging down on delicious holiday...

The benefits of healthy sleeping habits for teachers

Educators have more or less become accustomed to juggling work and their personal life. With demanding work schedules that include regular meetings, lesson planning,...

Jamaica: A tropical paradise

What comes to mind when you hear of Jamaica?Perhaps you think of the fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt. Maybe you’re reminded of...

Happy 45th National Day, UAE!

Established in 1971, the United Arab Emirates is a federation of seven emirates. The country’s population comprises largely of expatriates (7.8 million) and Emiratis...

Ask Maryann – Personal Development

Living abroad has many adventures, moments of joy and also, its fair share of challenges.Taking care of the personal development of teachers is very...

Travel snapshots of the Middle East

Teachers and other expatriates living in the Middle East have explored a number of its vibrant destinations.Some of the stunning photos that you are...

A moment with Kevin Simpson CEO of KDSL Global

If you are part of the vibrant education scene in Dubai, you may have encountered or heard of Kevin Simpson, the effervescent CEO of...

The key to work life balance: Work hard, play harder and...

Teachers!You work hard and you should definitely make the time to play hard! Relish the fact that living in the Middle East allows folks...

Super charge your savings in 5 easy steps

1. Run the numbers Do you know how big a nest egg you'll need down the road? According to a recent Wells Fargo study, four...

7 Ways to get your children to confide in you

The saying, “children should be seen and not heard” rang true in past generations. In many cultures today, this still rings true.As parents, it...