PERSPECTIVES

Networking tips for the busy professional

My students hear the term ‘network’ so often that, at this point; they are likely to be tuning me out every time I mention...

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....

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...

Top 5 things we loved about GESF 2016

  Now that we have recovered from what was an amazing weekend of celebrating educators and the outstanding work that is happening within the education...

UAE educators share their views on behaviour management

We allow our audience, more so educators, to share their thoughts on important topics that impact them in this Vox Pop styled feature. Read...

Let us declare 2015 as the year of the teacher

This is the year in which I would like to see a significant shift in the status afforded to some of the most important...

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....

How does the start of a new school year or term...

Do you get nervous at the start of  a new school year or mid-term? If yes, this is perfectly natural, as it happens to...