The results of a study conducted to determine the extent of parents' desire to return their children to school showed that the percentage of those who support face-to-face learning are 73% compared to 27% who prefer distance learning.
The Ministry of Community Development has completed the evaluation process of the quality of distance teaching in the people of determination centres based on the “quality scale of distance education” which was prepared by the Department of Welfare & Rehabilitation of People of Determination targeting UAE government and private centers in the UAE.
The public and private schools that follow the curriculum of the Ministry of Education, along with nurseries and adult education, will receive more than 1.2 million students on Sunday ( Aug.29, 2021), to mark the start of the new school year 2021-2022.
FAHR indicated that female employees at the federal government who have children from grade six and less and are subject to distance learning system, or a person of determination who suffers from chronic diseases and needs a companion, would be allowed to work remotely.
The Dept. of Education & Knowledge Abu Dhabi, “In line with the Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Committee announcement, all schools in Abu Dhabi will adopt distance learning for the first 2 weeks of the upcoming school term, starting 3 January 2022.”