IN THE CLASSROOM

Raffles World Academy Grade 4A students get serious about seat belt...

In early December 2014, Teach UAE Magazine met with the students of year 4A and their vivacious teacher, Mr. Nick Gastaldi at Raffles World...

Ways to encourage second language learners speaking skills

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” ~ Benjamin Franklin Setting the tone for a second language...

Teach 21st century skills with confidence in kindergarten

We live in an age of rapid change. Advances in communication and information technology continue to create new opportunities and challenges for the future. As...

Supporting your students during the Ramadan

Most people are already familiar with the word Ramadan. Being the 9th month of the Islamic calendar, it is the most special and revered month...

5 tips to help you keep your new school year resolutions

We do it every year. By the month of June before the current school year even ends, we begin to tell ourselves how we will...

Why Do Learning Styles Matter?

One of the most important elements of a classroom is the activities that are used to facilitate learning. A challenge many educators face is figuring...

Why do teachers leave?

The United Arab Emirates’ educational system is becoming increasingly attractive to many educators who are interested in working abroad. The UAE offers many benefits...

5 Activities to engage students with special needs

“Teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths theatre.”- Gail Goldwin Teaching requires great effort to ensure that all students receive the most from every lesson. However,...

Are you being bullied at work?

Have you been the victim of repeated mistreatment or workplace humiliation through intimidation or even sabotage? If you have, you are not alone. According to...

Let your students surprise you

Teachers are generally known for two things: organisation and control. The fact is that, the more organised we are in the classroom the less...