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Admissions

Dubai School Starting Age - KHDA UPDATE

UPDATE : In the latest comments from the KHDA to the The National newspaper, the autho…

School Fees

Fee Increase 'Approved' for 39 Abu Dhabi Schools

Fee rises have been approved for 39 private schools in Abu Dhabi for the coming academic y…

New Schools

First British School To Open In Ajman

The northern emirate of Ajman is set to welcome its first British curriculum school when …

School Performance

Dubai's 'Outstanding' Schools: No Change in 2013/14

The number of Outstanding schools in Dubai has remained static in 2013/14 over the previou…

New Schools

'British Schools' in Dubai: Competition Coming?

Competition in the UAE school sector has until now felt distinctly lacking. While the emi…

School Performance

Emiratis 'Favour' U.S. Private Schooling

Emiratis are choosing to pay for a private education for their children over freely availa…

School Fees

Education Fuels Dubai Inflation; Hits 2010 Levels

Rising education costs have helped push inflation in Dubai up to its highest rate since 20…

New Schools

Giveaway: 1 Dh per Sq M Incentive to Build Schools

Cheap land and fast-track licences for school investors were the headline announcements b…

Interviews

Varkey: The 500,000,000 Dollar Man

In an interview and profile in April's Forbes Asia magazine GEMS Education boss, Sunny V…

School Fees

Restrictions on School Fees "Must Be Lifted"

The current regulatory environment affecting schools in Dubai is creating a 'funding gap' …

University

Expo 2020: Dubai Colleges Prepare

Expo 2020 has provided a focus for teaching specific skills that will be required in Dubai…

School Fees

School Fee Increase: Confirmed by End of April

Parents will know by the end of this month how much more they will be paying in school fee…

School Fees

Dubai Schools Take $4bn in Revenues - KHDA

The total possible annual gross revenue obtained by all Dubai based private schools from t…

School Performance

Problem: UAE Students Bottom of Class - Rankings

The UAE has been placed almost bottom of the class in puzzle solving tests designed to rev…

School Performance

Next School Year Extended by Ten Days: MoE

The academic school year in the UAE has been extended by ten days following an announcemen…

Admissions

School Admission Age Confirmed, Questions Remain

Children must be at least three years and eight months old to enter school education in…

Admissions

Relief: 20,700 New Places By September Says KHDA

Eight new schools will open in Dubai during the coming year, according to The Knowledge an…

School Fees

UAE Companies: No Increase in School Allowance

Three in four companies in Dubai (76%) say they are not considering an increase in school …

School Performance

New Licensing System for UAE Teachers

A new system to licence teachers is currently being evaluated and could be implemented w…

Society

Varkey Launches $1m 'Nobel Prize' for Teachers

A prize of $1 million is being offered to the "best educator in the world", an initiativ…

Society

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

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

School Performance

UAE Schools: Setting the Benchmark Too Low?

By Mark Atkins, Headmaster, Foremarke School Dubai . At dinner with a colleague recent…

University

U.S Tightens Grip on 'World's Best' Uni League Table

American universities are edging further ahead of all of their international rivals in the…

Courses & Curricula

Lack of Vocational Training 'A Major Issue for UAE'

The UAE is lagging behind the world's leading economies in the provision of vocational edu…

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New Schools

World's First Blended Online, Physical School

In the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic, King’s College online is being launched wi…

Society

Playful Learning: Covid's Impact on Early Years

Most parents will know by now that young child learn best in a play-based curriculum. A y…

Society

Finally! Dubai Nurseries Begin to Reopen

Nurseries in Dubai are once again busy with the sounds of happy children as they begin to…

School Performance

Students Get "Extra" 3-Weeks for A' Level, GCSEs

A-level and GCSE exams for 2021 are scheduled to go ahead next summer but with a three we…

Courses & Curricula

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award: What's In It for You?

The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award has it all; the blisters, putting up a tent i…

Courses & Curricula

IB Exams 2020-21: What You Need To Know

The Covid-19 pandemic continues, and it has been nearly a year of disruption to learning,…

Secondary Schools

Mock Exams to be 'Plan B' for A Levels, GCSEs

‘Rigorous’ mock A level and GCSE exams are to be held this winter as part of…

Society

Nurseries Reopening: The Long Wait Continues

Nurseries in Dubai have been closed since 1st March. With no formal financial relief pack…

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