AFTER THE BELL

Aromatherapy for every teacher

Keeping up with the pace of a hectic school day can be draining.  Self-care is of the utmost importance, especially when trying to avoid...

10 Key life lessons you learn from teaching abroad

10. The world is a very big place. Teaching abroad offers globetrotting opportunities that might not avail themselves to you under any other circumstance. No...

A moment with Russell Hemmings…

There are many among us who suffer in silence from a variety of issues such as anxiety and panic attacks. There are others who...

Stay healthy and cool for the summer

Educators have already started the count down to the highly anticipated summer break. Plans for catching up with family and friends, travelling and discovering...

Ask Maryann for personal development advice!

Ask Maryann is a personal development feature that allows educators to interact with Maryann Reid, educator and lifestyle expert from New York. If you...

Know Your UAE … The Sharjah Heritage Museum

Whether or not you are new to the UAE, it helps to know as much about the culture and heritage of this constantly evolving country....

A Moment With Sudesh Shankar

It’s 2:30pm and we are sitting in the offices of Niche Publishers located in the Jumeirah Lake Towers. From our seats on the fifth...

Make your weekends more meaningful

The best weekends don’t just happen when you are on vacation. You can enjoy meaningful weekends at home, with others or alone. A typical...

Salalah, Oman … A Relaxing Getaway.

Spring break feels almost like a distant memory now that the summer holidays are just around the corner. This holiday, like most of my...

5 treats to relax every teacher

A full week of work can be quite draining mentally and physically. When it comes to taking a break, most of us simply just want...