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Smart End-of-the-Year Gifts for Teachers

The end of the school year is fast upon us and many parents are already looking for gifts for teachers in order to express...

Technology reduces students’ capability to learn

Digital technology creates “an easily distracted generation with short attention spans" According to two surveys of teachers released last week, students' ability of paying attention...

First installment of nation-wide educational tour concluded

HH Sheikh Hamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of the Crown Prince Court and Deputy Chairman to the Board of Trustees of Khalifa University,...

Three UAE Whiz-kids Crowned ‘World Champions’ at 17th International Abacus &...

Three UAE mathematics whiz-kids returned to the Emirates victorious this week, after beating 5,500 students from 41 nations to be ranked World Champions at the 17th International Abacus & Mental Arithmetic Competition

New regulation acknowledges the need for Middle Eastern students to put...

MEEC Announces Increased Credit Hours Requirement for Students A new regulation recently passed by Middle East Education Council (MEEC) stipulates the need for additional course...

GETEX Autumn to offer at least 250 academic programs from over...

Up to 7,000 learners, parents, educators expected to attend two-leg event in Dubai and Manama GETEX Autumn, the education show offering students access to universities...

Institute of Vocational Development become the largest Btec Provider in the...

Following the successful roll out of government training contracts, the Institute for Vocational Development – a division of Abu Dhabi University Knowledge Group dedicated...

Government of India honours Sunny Varkey with Padmashri Award

1. One of the highest civilian honours in recognition of Sunny Varkey's outstanding contribution to education and social service 2. Sunny Varkey joins a select...

Gulf’s education professionals gather to discuss mobile learning

GESS Al Nadi, a private networking club for the Gulf’s leading educationalists, hosted its first ever seminar, Mobile Learning- Knowledge in the Hand, for over 100 education professionals

Amazon Student or Microsoft Store for Education – Both!

With the summer equivalent of Black Friday - Prime Day - now officially over, Amazon gears up for the next themed shopping event. The...

Al Nokhba Scholarship for Advanced Technology awarded to top Emirati students

41 elite Emirati students were honored Sunday with the 2011 Al Nokhba Scholarship for Advanced Technology at the scholarships induction ceremony held in the...

2017’s Most Attractive Employers for Students

Global tech giants and accountants dominate students’ list of ideal employers, with Google and Apple ranked as the best places to work. The largest and...

How to Start a Small Business as Private Tutor

Tutoring can be profitable, interesting and rewarding self-employment option which allows you to use your teaching skills in more relaxed atmosphere.

Education Technology Trends 2015

Education and technology will continue to work together in 2015. Again, the main goal will be to make learning process more fun and easy...

ADU Scholars recognized for exceptional academic performance

Abu Dhabi University (ADU) has recognized the top graduates of 2010 - 2011 for their exceptional academic performance. Fourteen students were honored by His...

Many Dubai schools more expensive than UK universities

You may be surprised to read a headline saying that UK universities are now cheaper than many Dubai-based "Good" and "Outstanding" rated by the...

Major Shift in Education Toward Do-It-Yourself Learning

81% of learners worldwide say education is poised to become more self service China, India, Brazil and Hispano America are outpacing US and UK...

Advantages and Disadvantages of Online Learning

Online education is one of the most promising technological advancements. Thanks to it, education can be available to nearly anyone who has Internet connection...