HEALTH AND FITNESS

Useful summer health tips

  Summer for educators is a time of exploration, reconnection, relaxation and preparation. For expatriate teachers, there are added considerations such as travel, rekindling relationships and...

5 treats to relax every teacher

A full week of work can be quite draining mentally and physically. When it comes to taking a break, most of us simply just want...

Here’s what you should know about Diabetes

The World Health Organisation (WHO) predicts that by 2030, diabetes will be the leading cause of death. According to WHO, in 2012, the disease was...

Conflict resolution tips for parents

Conflict is unavoidable. We all want to be listened to, respected and understood. When this doesn't happen, we often find ourselves in the midst of...

ArabBaba’s top tips on increasing parental involvement

As parents, we send our children off to school for at least 7 hours a day in the trusted care of educators, who we...

Five books every teacher should read

Many teachers are avid readers. When we have time, we love to immerse ourselves in colorful fiction, thought-provoking nonfiction, entertaining pop culture based magazines,...

Date night ideas for the busy educator

"Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” - Mother TeresaAfter a hectic day of...

How to choose the right healthcare professional in the UAE

I stared critically at my doctor as she explained, in hard to understand broken English, her thoughts on what I could do to address the...

Time management tips and tricks

We often wish that we had more time. No matter how hard we try to juggle our daily tasks, time gets away from us. As...

Tips on making key life transitions

There are several major milestones most people are eager to achieve at some point in their lives. The more celebrated ones are: graduating from college,...