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HBMSU hosts international jury that will select winners of ‘Smart Learning...

Awards being held on the sidelines of first-ever ‘Smart Learning Best Practice Forum 2014’ that aims to advance growth of smart learning in the...

Educator combines experience, drive and passion to help school pupils succeed

The librarian at Sharjah Wasit Model School has been serving education for more than 22 years and still has the spirit to give more. Muna...

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...