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Dubai's top performing schools can opt out of regular assessments, says KHDA
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Dubai's top performing schools can opt out of regular assessments, says KHDA

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 11:18 AM

Schools invited to participate in knowledge sharing initiative to improve standards across the emirate

University challenge: UAE's education chief Dr Ahmad Belhoul
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University challenge: UAE's education chief Dr Ahmad Belhoul

Friday, 24 June 2016 12:30 AM

If the UAE is to develop its knowledge economy and diversify away from oil, then it needs to ensure that its citizens are ready and willing to work in the private sector. Dr Ahmad Belhoul, the UAE’s new Minister of State for Higher Education, reveals how he is hoping to solve one of the country’s toughest problems

Regulator freezes admissions at 'non-performing' Abu Dhabi schools
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Regulator freezes admissions at 'non-performing' Abu Dhabi schools

Wednesday, 22 June 2016 11:24 AM

Schools had failed to improve standards during last three inspection visits, says ADEC

Bahrain's Investcorp agrees sale of education testing firm
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Bahrain's Investcorp agrees sale of education testing firm

Friday, 10 June 2016 9:57 AM

Investment bank says it will sell GL Education to private equity firm Levine Leichtman Capital Partners

Dubai Investments plans to launch $544m education, healthcare funds
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Dubai Investments plans to launch $544m education, healthcare funds

Friday, 10 June 2016 12:04 AM

Fund will be launched in partnership with Al Mal Capital, with focus on healthcare and education sectors

Dubai pupils and teachers at risk from poor air-conditioning
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Dubai pupils and teachers at risk from poor air-conditioning

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 11:40 AM

Study finds that inefficient equipment could be to blame for some health conditions

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School buses with no air-conditioning anger parents in Abu Dhabi
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School buses with no air-conditioning anger parents in Abu Dhabi

Sunday, 5 June 2016 10:55 AM

Pupils travelling an hour a day in vehicles with faulty cooling, say reports

Aviation academy plan revealed for Dubai South
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Aviation academy plan revealed for Dubai South

Saturday, 4 June 2016 10:28 AM

Dubai Aviation City Corporation inks deal with UK-based University of South Wales for training facility

Al Najah buys majority stake in Dubai music training firm
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Al Najah buys majority stake in Dubai music training firm

Saturday, 4 June 2016 10:27 AM

Education investment firm says it has acquired stake in Brooklyn Melodies Music Centre

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In pictures: Berlin university offers refugees study programs

Wednesday, 1 June 2016 12:55 PM

Freie Universitaet offers refugees who have received asylum status in Germany an opporunity to attend a class to help them prepare for a study program

Qatar donates $115,000 to US schools to promote Arabic language
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Qatar donates $115,000 to US schools to promote Arabic language

Wednesday, 1 June 2016 11:51 AM

The Qatar Foundation International gave grants to Texas, Ohio school to promote Arabic and culture classes

Quarter of Abu Dhabi students 'addicted to social media' – survey
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Quarter of Abu Dhabi students 'addicted to social media' – survey

Sunday, 29 May 2016 2:13 PM

Half of respondents said they had tried and failed to quit social media in past year, according to ADEC survey

Kuwait halts private school fee hikes
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Kuwait halts private school fee hikes

Tuesday, 24 May 2016 9:12 AM

Violators of decree by Minister of Education Badr Al Essa could be suspended

GCC's class act threatened by teacher shortages
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GCC's class act threatened by teacher shortages

Saturday, 21 May 2016 12:09 AM

A global shortage of school teachers is particularly hurting the GCC, which relies on expats to fill the majority of positions. With the student population expected to soar by 20 percent in four years, competition is mounting

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Why the GCC must prioritise teachers
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Why the GCC must prioritise teachers

Friday, 20 May 2016 12:04 AM

Ambitions to build knowledge economies will fail without addressing the acute shortage of school educators, says Courtney Trenwith

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