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How happy is your school?

What can we do to make our schools happier places? is having a happy school really important? Much has been written recently about the overload...

Help gifted and talented students with technology

Extending students in lessons requires thought; ensuring they apply and transfer their learning in a variety of ways can often require more. Students who...

4 Tips to land your first instructional leadership and management role

According to researchers Bell & Smith, “educational leaders come in more varieties than crayons in the deluxe box.”This suggests that there is not a...

10 Things you shouldn’t do when your school is being inspected

It’s hard to forget what we were doing when we received notification of our school’s inspection, isn’t it? That’s probably because, no matter how...

Unleashing your students’ potential

I tutor a cute little 4 years old. Why? He struggles with writing the English letters (upper and lower case), numbers and more recently...

Ajman Academy…Engage. Learn. Create

The United Arab Emirates is fast becoming a beacon of excellence in education in the region. Schools and education authorities are beginning to think...

KHDA: ‘Study Dubai’ scholarships bring Dubai and China closer

Private universities in Dubai are supporting the UAE Year of Giving by offering 600 scholarships to talented students from China. The announcement was made...

A conversation with Joe Fatheree

When you are able to successfully captivate young minds and inspire them to want to learn independently, then you have accomplished a magnanimous task...

6 Top tips for making better career choices

Having worked in a Career Center for five years and advised college students for over a decade, I know the stresses associated with choosing...

Using 3D printing to increase students’ creativity and engagement

Many of us may have heard the story of how Derby the dog, who was born with no front paws and deformed legs, was...