Monday , 24 September 2018

Education

GEMS Education opens seven new schools in the UAE*

New schools strengthen GEMS commitment to providing high quality education to families in the UAE. Two American, two Indian and three British curriculum schools to be added to the school network across three emirates for 2016 Dubai, UAE: GEMS Education has announced that it will be opening seven new schools this year. The new schools will provide a variety of …

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Strong international contingent expected at GESS Dubai

A strong international contingent is expected to attend the 9th edition of the GESS Dubai, the leading education show and conference in the Middle East. Over 500 exhibitors have so far confirmed their participation. Six different country pavilions are present at the show, including Korea, Finland, Germany, China, as well as the UK and the USA. Overall, international exhibitors represent …

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Technology powerhouses converge on Middle East’s premier education exhibition

Technological advances to help ‘shape the future of education’ on spotlight at GESS Dubai Education-related IT spend could reach $150billion in the next five years Leading global technology stalwarts are converging in GESS Dubai to showcase the very latest advances in the education sector, as experts estimate technology spend in the region could reach $150 billion in the next five …

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WGS 2016: Educationist Dr Sugata Mitra appeals to education decision makers to allow use of the Internet during exams

Prominent educationist Dr Sugata Mitra appealed to the education decision makers gathered at the ongoing fourth World Education Summit to allow the use of Internet during examinations. He also urged curriculum designers and teachers to embrace the Internet not just as a tool of learning, but to include it as a subject in the curriculum just as any other such …

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Abu-Ghazaleh Inaugurates a Discussion Session on USAID’s Role in the Development of Economy and Education in Jordan

Barnhart: Jordan is the second largest beneficiary country, after Afghanistan, receiving assistance from USAID. Amman – Under the patronage of HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org) and with the attendance of high-profile economic and education leaders in Jordan, the Economic Policy Development Forum hosted Dr. Jim Barnhart, USAID Mission Director for Jordan in a discussion session …

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Zayed University signs MoU with Diglossia for field-testing and research collaboration

The MoU aims to test vocabulary level for students and highlight the critical importance of its acquisition. With the UAE’s declaration of 2016 as the Reading Year, Zayed University and Diglossia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at Zayed University in Dubai campus in the presence of Dr Marilyn Roberts, Acting Provost at Zayed University , and Diglossia’s Co-Founder and …

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UK based International Schools Partnership acquires Reach British School in Abu Dhabi

The International Schools Partnership (ISP), a UK based growing global family of schools, has acquired the Reach British School LLC in Abu Dhabi. ISP’s expansion into Abu Dhabi is a response to the demand for the UK educational model in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the growing recognition of the UK as an educational centre of excellence in the …

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Gulf Craft Partners with Ajman University of Science and Technology to Enhance the UAE’s Industrial Hub

Agreement will Promote Knowledge-Exchange Opportunities in Leisure Maritime Sector Ajman – Emirates-based shipyard Gulf Craft signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ajman University of Science and Technology (AUST) in an agreement that aims to promote industry research and help cultivate the next generation of UAE professionals. The new partnership will facilitate the exchange of information and expertise, and will …

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College of medicine opens at Mohammed bin Rashid university of medicine and health sciences

Wife of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Chairperson of Dubai Healthcare City Authority HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, today officially launched the College of Medicine and its degree program for medical undergraduates at the Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU). HRH Princess …

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Lubna Al Qasimi inducted as member of the International Committee of Financing Global Education

HE Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of International Cooperation and Development, Head of the UAE Committee for Coordination of Humanitarian Aid, confirmed that providing education opportunities for people in developing countries and poor communities has become a key requirement in light of the recently-adopted 2030 Agenda and its accompanying Sustainable Development Goals. As a tool to overcome challenges …

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