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5 key strategies for teaching gifted and talented ELL learners

An educator’s primary focus is to provide the very best educational learning experiences for the students. However, each student has various needs that must...
DSIB Inspections 2016-2017

KHDA: Dubai School Inspections Bureau key messages 2016-2017

This report provides an overview of the key findings and messages emerging from the 159 private schools in Dubai during the 2016-2017 school inspection...

Key ways to develop empathy in your students

Superficial associations via social media are gradually replacing deep personalised connections between human beings. As a result, we see children growing up rich in...

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...