SHARING GOOD PRACTICE

Find the right balance with integrating technology in the classroom

Author, C. Bonk in his book, The World is Open: How Web Technology is Revoluntionizing Education, credits technology as one of the most revolutionary...

5 Ways to make Mathematics lessons unforgetable

Today, students hold the impression that memorising math facts and getting the correct answers fast are the things that make you good at Mathematics....

Help students to achieve mastery in Mathematics

"If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all." - MichelangeloWe are in the midst...

How to build resilience in pampered students

It is no secret that students in the Middle East region often enjoy a very privileged lifestyle. This is not true for all students,...

Fostering social education in early years learners

Social education for the youngest students is an important means of preparing them for their role in society. It helps them become productive citizens....

5 Ways to integrate critical thinking skills into your daily lessons

Critical thinking skills, or global skills, as they are now known, are essential for all students in order for them to be prepared to...

High leverage teaching practices for the UAE

High leverage practices are the building blocks of teaching. They are used constantly and are critical to helping students learn important content. These practices...

The value of mindfulness in the Middle East classroom

Mindfulness techniques can bring students a greater sense of calm, concentration, empathy and awareness. The practice can be described as bringing one’s full attention...

The top 5 pitfalls to avoid when opening a school in...

1. Do not over-promise and under-deliver.An easy mistake to make is to get carried away with your ideas, especially when you are speaking off-the-cuff....

Using the 4Cs to improve teacher performance

21st Century learning skills and Professional Learning Communities (PLC) are current buzzwords in education. Collaboration, creativity, critical thinking and communication are the foundations of...