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INTERVIEWS

Getting the Most out of Emirates Lit Fest 2017

If your child is clamouring to meet Horrid Henry’s Francesca Simon or hea…

ADMISSIONS

2017 Indian School Admission Lotteries Commence

Indian parents in Abu Dhabi have begun the 2017 admissions lottery process for popular …

APPOINTMENTS

2016 UAE Education Movers and Shakers

The WhichSchoolAdvisor.com 2016 Teacher Survey results highlighted just how pe…

SCHOOL PERFORMANCE

What UAE Schools Are Doing Well: Top 10 Highlights

1. Extra-curricular activities at

APPOINTMENTS

Competition for Teachers Intensifying, Ex OFSTED Chief

The former head of UK education regulator, OFSTED, Sir Michael Wilshaw has issued a

HOLIDAYS AND OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Official Dubai, UAE School Holidays, 2017 - 2018

The UAE Ministry of Education's term times and school holiday dates should be followed …

SOCIETY

2016 in Numbers - a WSA Infographic

SCHOOL FEES

Students Shamed as Parents Fail to Pay Fees

Several schools across Dubai claim parents are delaying and defaulting on their school …

SOCIETY

Moral Education taught by ALL UAE Schools

ADEC has released more information on the new Moral Education curriculum component whic…

SCHOOL PERFORMANCE

First Results: Improvements in UAE Schools, Survey

The ongoing WhichSchoolAdvisor.com survey is revealing improvements to…

SCHOOL PERFORMANCE

New 'Fairer' U.S. SATS Tests On The Way

Students planning on an American tertiary education should be aware that in in 2016 the…

INTERVIEWS

WSA's Teacher Tributes: Jo Simpson

https://vimeo.com/158738934 We speak to Author and life-coach, Jo Simpson about…

SCHOOL PERFORMANCE

GEMS Education Profit Hits $131.5 million in 2016

GEMS Group has announced it has achieved profits of $131.5 million in the year through …

SCHOOLS CLOSING

ADEC Takes Control of Al Worood Ahead of Closure

Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC), the emirate's education regulator, has ta…

SCHOOL NEWS

Aldar Announces Al Mamoura Girls School, West Yas American School

Aldar Academies has announced it will be opening two new schools in the capital. T…