Student enrolment in Dubai’s private schools has increased by 7,300 students in the last three months, a rise of 2.6%, according to updated data released by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) in its latest report titled ‘All Seasons Education – Spring Edition 2021’.
The story of Zara Naeem Dar, a Pakistani student who cracked the international ACCA exam is truly inspirational. The article says “She stunned the world by scoring highest marks in the competition, which was represented by 527,000 students from nearly 179 countries.” (“Queen of numbers: She figured them out before all else, world left impressed,” Feb. 26, Gulf Today).
A Dubai Health Authority (DHA) official has released another set of guidelines for the safety of school-going pupils and students from the virulent novel coronavirus (COVID-19), which include taking a bath or washing any exposed part of their body upon arriving home.
The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (Adek) has decided to exempt employees and workers of private schools in Abu Dhabi from returning to the schools for which they work, at the beginning of the new academic year, provided that they present a medical certificate proving a medical excuse after coordination with the school administration.
As many nations face the dilemma of putting students back to school and ensuring the continuity of their education, the UAE’s commitment to opening schools in September, while prioritising the best interests of students, teachers and education providers, serves as a global model for efficient delivery, said a top official of UAE’s major school network.
UAE students have achieved another set of outstanding A-Level results this year, despite the enormous pressures they have been subjected to over the last few months. Now, they are all set to progress to prestigious universities around the globe.
Having completed my high school, I am pretty overwhelmed by the hi-tech systems being implemented in some schools to ease the life of the students. Schools have turned out to be quite open and accommodating for the benefit
He was tutored in the Quran by his father, and his recitation skills quickly earned him recognition at the national level where he won numerous awards before making it onto the international stage.
The Citizens Foundation (TCF), a Pakistani non-profit organization educating the less-privileged, held its first webinar on Zoom to thank its well-wishers in the UAE and to update them on the Foundation’s progress.
High school students from around the UAE had the opportunity to dive into the world of machine learning, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things and other exciting fields at the Ninth American University of Sharjah (AUS) High School Computing Camp held during the winter break.