Special Needs Articles

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No Child to be Turned Away - New SEND Rules

The KHDA has announced sweeping new changes to SEND provision in its new policy framework…

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Dubai To Host Arabic SEN Conference

The upcoming SEN conference organised by Ishara Consultants, hopes to attract Arabic spea…

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New Study Shows Delaying School Reduces ADHD

Delaying the date at which children start school by one year has shown significant mental …

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UAE Introduces New Child Protection Law

A new UAE wide law to protect children against exploitation, abuse and all forms of neglig…

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Dubai's Oasis School Set to Close In June 2016

WhichSchoolAdvisor.com has learned that the inclusive model Oasis School in Al Safa, Dub…

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82% Of Dubai Students ‘At Risk’ Of Dyslexia

Dubai based tutoring service Lexicon Reading Centre have announced the results of their re…

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Study Finds 52% Of Teachers Don't Support Inclusion

A recent UAE study has found that more than half of all teachers in Indian and Pakistani s…

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KHDA Inspection Report 2014/15: Special Educational Needs

For the past three years, the KHDA has placed a firm emphasis on improving the provision …

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New Font Is 'A Major Breakthrough' For Dyslexics

A Dutch designer has made what’s being hailed as ‘a major breakthrough’…

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New Report Highlights Deficit In Australian Inclusion Policy

A recent report from Australia found that while many schools implement inclusion policies …

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New Vocational Training Centre for Autistic Children

This August, Stepping Stones Centre for Autistic Spectrum Disorders, will be offering chil…

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New Centre for Dyslexic Children for Abu Dhabi

A new centre to help children with dyslexia is set to open in Abu Dhabi next month. The Ta…

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Initiative Launched to Improve Awareness of Autism

The Dubai Early Childhood Development Centre (DECDC) has organised a series of campaigns t…