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Education

Get free access to children’s audiobooks with Audible

For as long as schools stay closed, popular streaming service Audible is offering free access to hundreds of children’s audiobooks, in six different languages. With no sign-up process and no… read more…

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9 remote learning apps to try

Here’s a list of some of the top remote learning apps available on the App Store for your kids to enjoy at home. Best for: Reading and learning Epic! This digital… read more…

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How coronavirus is affecting Dubai teachers

UAE schools and nurseries have been closed for an initial 4-week period under government direction following the recent coronavirus outbreak. We hear from Mairead Cashman, an FS1 teacher at Hartland… read more…

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Coronavirus: UAE schools to trial e-learning programme

The UAE Ministry of Education has announced the launch of a distant learning pilot project in some public schools, in light of the recent coronavirus outbreak. The e-learning programme is… read more…

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Coronavirus: UAE nurseries close, school activities suspended

Nurseries across the UAE will close for 14 days, starting Sunday 1 March, as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus infection. The move came after a statement from The UAE… read more…

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UAE schools to spotlight food sustainability in new initiative

UAE students will learn the importance of food sustainability later this year in a new initiative led by Madar Farms. Announced at the Global Education Supplies and Solutions (GESS) Dubai… read more…

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“In it to win it”: Hartland International PE lead reflects on sporting success

After captaining the UAE National 7s and 15s Rugby Union sides, Niall Stathham retired from competitive sport in 2017. Now, head of Physical Education at Hartland International School, he reflects… read more…

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Dubai’s students of determination to benefit from new KHDA policy

Students of determination in Dubai’s private schools will now have better access to services they require to succeed, in line with new guidelines issued by Dubai’s Knowledge and Human Development… read more…

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Why enrichment activities are just as important as academics

We hear from Hartland International School’s head of primary, Shahida Ibrahim, about the importance of enhancing a child’s confidence, creative skills and analytical thinking through enrichment activities. Enrichment activities extend… read more…

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Curriculum choices: NLCS Dubai’s principal on the value of IB curriculum

We hear from James Monaghan, principal at NLCS Dubai, to learn more about the IB curriculum and its benefits for Dubai students.   “As a father of three high school… read more…