Education

Education

Ten ways to ease the transition between nursery and Foundation Stage one in Dubai

Experts from Kings’ School Dubai explain how you can make the transition from nursery to Foundation Stage one in Dubai easier for your little ones… 1. Encourage independence One of… read more…

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Finding a UK boarding school for your child while living in Dubai

Choosing a UK boarding school is difficult enough when you live in the UK. When you live in Dubai, it makes selecting and visiting schools a huge task. Sue Anderson,… read more…

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9 ways to make sure your child has a safe school bus journey in the UAE

The roads in the UAE can be incredibly dangerous. Mother, Baby & Child looks at how you can make your child’s school bus journey as safe as possible… Children should… read more…

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Homeschooling in Dubai: five things you need to know

Are you considering homeschooling your child in Dubai? Here’s five things you need to consider before taking the leap… Although Dubai has no specific legal requirements surrounding homeschooling, it’s recommended… read more…

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British early key stage curriculum in Dubai: everything you need to know

Freelance education writer Gurkamal Punia Dasani looks at everything you need to know when considering enrolling your young child in a school following a British curriculum… Living in Dubai, the… read more…

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Six questions you need to ask about your child’s nursery

There seems to be a new nursery in Dubai opening every other week. It can be difficult to keep up, and many parents usually end up picking the one closest… read more…

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Five easy ways to teach your child to read

With an infinite number of distractions, it can be difficult to get your child interested in reading. Here’s our top five tips to getting your little one interested in books…. read more…

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The importance of being happy at school

Christopher McDermott, the founding principal of Oaktree Primary School in Dubai argues that the happiness of pupils should be the number one priority for the education system. Our school has… read more…

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Pick-up and drop-off the safe way

The roads in the UAE can be a hazardous place, here’s some top tips to ensuring a safe arrival and departure to and from school for your child The ten-step… read more…

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Tips on saving money for your child’s education

The cost of putting a child through school can be incredibly financially challenging. According to a recent report by insurance group Zurich International Life, UAE parents can expect to pay… read more…