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UAE Minister: 'Private Sector Must Invest More in Education'

The private sector needs to dip into its pockets to support the education sector according…

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Healthy Options 'Off the Menu' For RAK Schools

Chocolate croissants would not feature in the healthy snack recommendations of any nutriti…

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Security Systems at Abu Dhabi Schools 'Under Inspection'

Private schools throughout the emirate of Abu Dhabi are being visited by inspectors who a…

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A Third Of UAE Teenagers Bullied/Harassed Online - Survey

One in three teenagers in the UAE has been subject to online bullying or some form of hara…

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Can You Help? Sheikh Mohammed Wants Your Ideas

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Duba…

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Dubai Wins Expo 2020; Awards School Holiday

Mohammad Bin Rashid, Prime Minister of the UAE and ruler of Dubai, has announced Thursday,…

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English College Parents Campaign To Save School

Parents at the English College Primary School, Dubai have launched a campaign to 'Save …

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Dubai School Transport Responsibilities 'Spelt Out'

The Dubai government department tasked with regulating school transport in the emirate, t…

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'Cost Stops Parents from Heeding RTA Bus Call'

A call for parents to abandon the school run and 'trust the bus' has been issued by a sen…

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"Loss of Confidence" A Major Issue for Struggling Children

Children who fall behind bright classmates at primary school can suffer a serious loss of…

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School Minibuses Banned From Dubai's Roads

School minibuses will no longer feature on Dubai's highways by the end of 2013 as a result…

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Results! Poll - Should School Hours Change?

Should school starting hours change? It's a question that is often raised in the UAE and …

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UAE Authorities Step In to Manage School Meals

The Ministry of Education (MOE) in the UAE is taking direct action to manage the diets of …

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'Smart Bus' Programme Launched in the UAE

  Parents of pupils from public schools across the UAE will soon be able to monitor their…

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ADIS Parents Find New Shift a Costly Solution

Abu Dhabi Indian School (ADIS) ( for the school's review, go here ) has started its second…

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Waiting List Pass for Emiratis to Outstanding Schools - KHDA

Caption: No waiting list to Outstanding schools such as Dubai College - for Emiratis, acc…

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Attempted Dubai Abductions Put Parents On Alert

Two attempted abductions of teenage schoolgirls in Dubai have led to warnings being poste…

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School Buses - Should You Be Worried?

If you're a Dubai parent worried about sending your children on the school bus, statistica…

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HBMeU targets 2.5m students with Facebook courses

Hamdan Bin Mohammad e-University (HBMeU) in Dubai has launched an online initiative that o…

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Dubai's First School Celebrates 100th Birthday

Al Ahmadiya School, Dubai's first regular school, has marked its centenary this week.  The…

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Fries and Chocolate Off the Menu at Government Schools

Government schools will be barred from serving fried meals and food high in sugar or salt …

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Study: Education Leaves Emiratis 'Unprepared' For Rigours of Work

Young Emiratis are leaving education largely unprepared for the demands of the workplace, …

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Dubai School Inspections Focus: 'Social Skills', SEN

The development of pupils’ personalities and social skills should be a key objective of …

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UAE Raises School Leaving Age to 18

News that authorities in the UAE have agreed to raise the school leaving age to 18 from 1…

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