CLASS TIME

Help students to value learning

One of the continuing challenges teachers face is engaging of students in meaningful learning experiences. Too often the learning outcomes and standards stipulated by the...

Why education leaders must talk about the whole picture

I often wonder how we can get an accurate picture of what and how educators are teaching today. We have more, and better technology...

Richard Henwood reimagines mathematics to excite students

There is an undeniable push for educators in the UAE and globally to think outside the box in implementing, innovative and engaging activities inside...

Cyberbullying: What your students need to know

“A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is still putting on its shoes.” – Mark Twain It is incredible how much...

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...

Abu Dhabi students begin a “Journey of Discovery”

The Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) launched the “Journey of Discovery” campaign targeting school students as of the beginning of the new School Year...

Dr Frithi Herbert motivates students to excel in ICT

There is something intriguing about a person who defies stereotype. Perhaps a decade or more ago, the field of Information and Communication Technology (ICT)...

Mrs Jillian Fox helps students to strike the right chord

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.” ~ Victor Hugo Mrs Jillian Fox’s love affair with music...

Using Pinterest for lesson ideas

It has long been said that the best teachers are also thieves. We beg, borrow and steal amazing lesson ideas, organisational tips and behaviour management...

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...