INSIDE THE STAFFROOM

Help! I’m a technophobe

As educators, we are constantly reminded that we should be focused on developing, in our students, the 21st century skills that are needed for them to...

Inside the UAE Staffroom: DOs and DON’Ts

The UAE staffroom may appear to be more casual than what you are accustomed to. However, it is still imperative that you practise good...

What are your pet peeves?

We all have them ... pet peeves. These little habits that most people tend to find annoying, intolerable or obnoxious. Many of us are usually...

Inside The Staffroom

The staffroom, also known as a teachers' lounge or faculty lounge is a social space in which educators interact with each other as well...

How to encourage a culture of reading in your school

"The year of reading is the beginning of a permanent change in the UAE society to foster a reader generation conscious of developments, and...

5 Ways schools can personalise professional development

As teachers, we are consistently reminded that every learner is different. The same rings true for teachers. Every teacher is as unique as the students...

4 Tips to land your first instructional leadership and management role

According to researchers Bell & Smith, “educational leaders come in more varieties than crayons in the deluxe box.” This suggests that there is not a...