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Join the Free Virtual Open Day on Cross-curricular Learning Monday, June 15, 11am

Join Fairgreen International School’s upcoming Virtual Open Day on Monday, June 15, at 11 a.m. and learn how cross-curricular learning embedded into their IB programme helps best prepare your child for life-long learning and success in the real world. 

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How Cross-Curricular Learning Delivers Real-World Value to Your Child 

We reached out to Fairgreen International School to find out more about the benefits of this learning system for children.

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Ramadan hours announced for UAE schools

UAE schools will reduce their lesson times to 30 minutes per class for the period of Ramadan, the Ministry of Education has announced. In the announcement made on Sunday, the… read more…

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More than 20,000 UAE students to benefit from COVID-19 relief package

GEMS Education has designed a COVID-19 relief package to support families with tuition fees across the school’s network, set to benefit 20,000 students across the UAE. The Relief package offers… read more…

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Abu Dhabi relief fund to cover school fees and food supplies

An emergency relief fund has been announced by the Abu Dhabi government to support those feeling the financial affects of COVID-19. For many families in the UAE, financial strain has… read more…

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New story book released to help children understand COVID-19

A new story book that aims to help children understand and come to terms with the coronavirus has been released, titled “My Hero Is You: How kids can fight COVID-19!”… read more…

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Got questions on distance learning in Dubai? KHDA has the answers

Pulling your child out of school and not continuing the distance learning programme will result in them having to re-sit the academic year, the KHDA has confirmed this weekend. The… read more…

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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…