SHARING GOOD PRACTICE

Education Outlook 2021 and Beyond

By:  Ramesh Mudgal It has been a whole year since the COVID-19 crisis first attacked us, and slowly everyone is coming to terms with the...

EMBRACING MINDFUL PRACTICES DURING ONLINE CLASSES

By: Sheela George As educators, we are all interested in the way our children learn and enjoy their experiences as they progress and develop.  High–quality...

Examining Expatriate Teacher Retention in the UAE

“I came here for a good time, not a long time.” Known as the epicentre of international schooling, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) boasts of...

A Closer Look at Leadership Models

By: Israa Khamis What is Leadership? Whenever Leadership is mentioned, the first thing that comes to mind is seniority or having power in a group. Still,...

Transforming Walkthroughs

By Cory A. Bennett Effective instructional leaders realise the power of regular non-evaluative classroom observations to informally collect information about teaching, learning, or implementing school...

Is the School Leader Okay?

By: Kieron Peacock I worked in education for 40 years. 19 of those years were in international education. For 23 of those years, I was...

The Power Of Being A Thought Leader

By: Ben Weston-Conway Thought leadership has become a pillar of almost every organisation’s communications strategy. As marketing paradigms shift from an outbound (disrupting prospects through...

The Big Picture; Achieving Outstanding Outcomes with Proactive Pastoral Care

The upheaval brought about by Covid-19 has brought many challenges for educators, with the negative impact on mental health and wellbeing of students likely...

Middle East School Leaders and Teachers Discuss How to be More...

By: Bill Turner Can you move your body quickly and easily, even after a couple of months in lockdown?! Is your pandemic-fatigued brain still thinking...

Pedagogical Practice… Why Teachers Need More Tech Training

Technology has long been used within education to enhance the learning environment and support student engagement. Although, over the last year, teachers and students...