SHARING GOOD PRACTICE

The future of learning… a conversation with Professor Christopher Abraham

Teach UAE Magazine sat down with Professor Christopher Abraham to discuss his thoughts on The Future of Learning. Professor Abraham is currently the Head...

Have you considered Voluntourism?

 In 2011, I had the pleasure of travelling to Jordan to meet with educators at thirteen different colleges and universities about the development of...

Interacting with the Emirati Parent

  The UAE prides itself on having a rich culture and heritage, which is often influenced by their Islamic beliefs. Arabic is the most commonly spoken...

Dubai Metro … Mathematics in action

There was such a positive response to my post on the iPad Educators site about using Universal Zoom for some UAE themed maths that...

Ways to reduce teacher talk time

Students raising hands, scratching notes fervently with a pencil, nodding their heads in agreement with their eyes glinting with that “a-ha!” moment look. Hopefully, this...

Ways to encourage second language learners speaking skills

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

10 Ways to win over your students’ parents

When teaches are asked about their biggest communication challenges, parent communication often heads the list. Having positive, productive relationships with your students' parents can...

Sara Al Zaabi and Meera Al Dhaheri … defying sterotypes

Sara Al Zaabi - PianistWhat or who inspired you to become a pianist? I started learning to play the piano when I was really young....

Markus, Marius and Saulius… balancing academics and sports

Markus Schwarz Table Tennis Captain & AcademicAs the captain of the Table Tennis team, what are two important qualities that you believe leaders should possess? I...

Mr Matthew Pollock pushes his students towards excellence

"You don't stop playing because you grow old; you grow old because you stop playing." - UnknownFor many students, Physical education (Pe) is mainly...