PERSPECTIVES

Invest in teachers, Invest in the future…Happy World Teachers’ Day

Teachers are very important to society. They are the people who educate the youth, who in turn become the leaders of the next generation....

Should students really be going on a summer holiday?

As a child my school summer holiday seemed to last for ever. It was the late 1970s, back when children were still free-range and...

Don’t send another email before you read this!

  Have you ever sent an email without proofreading it and then cringed upon reviewing the sent message because it had unnecessary typographical and grammatical...

Technology in teaching and learning

I have always had an elusive ambition when teaching students writing - the desire to help students 'find a voice'. That is, a way...

American Community School students focus on Robotics

Teach UAE Magazine visited the American Community School recently. The school boasts of an impressive robotics programme. Below are some of the students' responses to...

What to look out for in 2016

Can you believe that we are already in the month of March? 2016 is off to a great start and already a number of...

Dubai English Speaking College students on coding

Recently, Teach UAE Magazine featured the students at Dubai English Speaking College (DESC). Below are what a few of them had to say about...

The ONE question every good teacher should be able to answer...

There are several questions that can easily come to mind. However, let me assure you, it is not “How well have your students performed...

The Hard Part of Teaching

They never tell you in teacher school, and it's rarely discussed elsewhere. It is never, ever portrayed in movies and tv shows about teaching....

10 tips for educators who are new to the UAE

Make friends As expats, sometimes the friends we make here in the UAE have to serve as stand-ins for our family members. At some point...