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HBMSU Dean receives education leadership award at Asian Leadership Awards

HBMSU Dean receives education leadership award at Asian Leadership Awards – Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) has announced that its newly appointed Dean...

Ministry of Education to launch teachers council

In a speech marking World Teacher Day, Hussain Al Hammadi, Minister of Education, said the ministry was heading into an important phase of its...

Warning over new licences for UAE teachers

Education chiefs were urged on Monday to phase in a new licensing system slowly to avoid losing good teachers who might not be formally...

New UAE-wide teacher qualification system slated for early 2015

Teachers across the country will be subject to a uniform licensing system set to be introduced early next year, the National Qualifications Authority says. The...

Dubai private schools to reach 250 by 2020

 The number of private schools in Dubai will reach 250 by the year 2020, according to Dr Abdulla Al Karam, Director General of the Knowledge and...

Study shows Emirati youths have no interest in becoming teachers

Efforts to attract young Emiratis, especially men, into the teaching profession urgently need to be increased, education experts say. The job of attracting more UAE...

Former teacher plans one-on-one classes to guide children to become better...

Andaleeb Mannan is not a psychologist or a counsellor, just a former teacher who is concerned about the way many children behave. She has three...

Children stay up too late in the UAE and fall asleep...

Children accustomed to staying up until 7am during the summer holidays will struggle to remain awake in class when school resumes next week. Many youngsters...

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...