UAE Finalists of Global Toyota Dream Car Art Contest announced Al-Futtaim Toyota invited young artists to shape the future of mobility through 6th  annual art competition

أسماء المتأهلين النهائيين في مسابقة سيارة الأحلام الفنية العالمية

The nine winners of  the 6th local edition of the  Al-Futtaim Toyota Dream Car Art Contest were announced today, which saw over three hundred entries from the UAE.  The UAE winners will have their works submitted to the International Dream Car Art Contest. Now in its 14th year, the International Dream Car Art Contest sees children from around the world shape the future of mobility through their youthful creativity. Since 2004, more than 6.2 million children from more than 100 countries have taken part in this initiative. Open to participants…

BFL Group partners with Dubai Foundation for Women and Children to support women facing challenges

مجموعة “براندز فور لِس” تتعاون مع “مؤسسة دبي لرعاية النساء والأطفال

Brands for Less (BFL) Group has partnered with the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) this month to encourage and boost the morale of women residing at its shelter. DFWAC has been providing immediate support and protection to women and children who are victims of domestic violence and child abuse. BFL Group provided a total of seven boxes of full apparels and shoes, hand-picked and selected carefully for the women in the foundation to cover their needs. It is a gesture of philanthropy, in line with the company’s continuing…

The Kindergarten Starters to become GEMS Legacy School   offering all-through K-12 provision

“الروضة الابتدائية” تتحول إلى مدرسة شاملة لجميع المراحل

The Kindergarten Starters to become GEMS Legacy School offering all-through K-12 provision  ·      Grade 6 to be introduced from April 2021 with further grades added year-on-year ·      Robotics, AI, space and financial literacy among exciting new programmes offered ·      Collaborative, project-based learning at centre of students’ educational experience The Kindergarten Starters has been approved to become an all-through school from the beginning of the 2021-22 academic year, serving students from kindergarten all the way up to Grade 12. As a result, the school will be renamed GEMS Legacy School, reflecting…

the Students Share their Love for the UAE through Poetry   

شراكة المدارس الدولية تدعو الطلاب للتعبير عن حبهم لدولة الإمارات

International Schools Partnership invites Students to Share their Love for the UAE through Poetry    – International Schools Partnership (ISP) launches Poetry competition with Scholarships as the prize – The competition has been launched in line with World Poetry Day and UAE declaring 2021 to be the “Year of 50”  To celebrate World Poetry Day, International Schools Partnership (ISP) has launched a student Poetry Contest across the UAE.  The group, which has four schools in the country – The Aquila School and Nibras International School in Dubai, as well as…

GEMS schools join forces in new First Royal Alliance to enhance the quality of education for students

مسودة تلقائية

·      FirstPoint School and Royal Dubai School pool resources and share best practice ·      Schools will still continue to operate as individual institutions on their separate sites ·      The First Royal Alliance to launch at beginning of next academic year in September  Two leading GEMS Education schools are creating an exciting new alliance from September to further enhance the quality of all-round education for all their students. The First Royal Alliance will be formed for the next academic year between GEMS FirstPoint School – The Villa (FPS), and GEMS Royal…

AUDEMARS PIGUET PAYS TRIBUTE TO MARVEL’S INSPIRATIONAL HEROES

AUDEMARS PIGUET PAYS TRIBUTE TO MARVEL’S INSPIRATIONAL HEROES

marks the dawn of a new era and the start of a collaboration between Swiss Haute Horlogerie manufacturer Audemars Piguet and Marvel, one of the most prominent character-based entertainment companies. Inspired by historical character watches, including some of Gérald Genta’s timepieces from the 1980s, Audemars Piguet wanted to pay tribute to the next generation of inspirational Super Heroes and chose to focus on the powerful Marvel Universe. A STRONG LEGACY OF CROSS-DISCIPLINARY COLLABORATIONS Chief Executive Officer François-Henry Bennahmias’ long-lasting friendship with Marvel Cinematic Universe Avenger Don Cheadle, who portrays Marvel’s…

let Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai help your children see you more clearly

نصيحة لكل أمّ بالاهتمام بصحة عيون أطفالها

This Mother’s Day, let Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai help your children see you more clearly  Vision plays a critical role in your child’s development and yet some eye conditions show no signs or symptoms. For Mother’s Day, Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai highlights the importance of having your child’s eyes examined regularly as most vision issues can be treated easily if the problem is detected early on. According to Dr. Darakhshanda Khurram, Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmologist and Strabismologist at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai, vision problems can affect physical, cognitive and social progress…

The Kindergarten Starters School tops UAE entrants in ‘Olympiad’ competition for teachers

“الروضة الابتدائية” تتصدر المدارس الإماراتية المشاركة في أولمبياد المعلمين

·      KGS is only school in the UAE to be recognised among competition’s leading 10 ·      Nisha Mohsin, Grade 3 teacher at KGS, achieves the top UAE teachers’ ranking ·      Seven teachers from KGS reach the finals – the highest of all the schools in UAE The Kindergarten Starters School has topped the scoreboard for UAE schools participating in the Centre for Teacher Accreditation (CENTA) Teaching Professional’s Olympiad (TPO) as one of only 10 schools worldwide to register seven finalists. CENTA’s teaching practice competition attracted around 25,000 individual entrants from…

Star International School Al Twar Achieves The Highest Ranking by KHDA for its Distance Learning Program

The school begins the second term riding high on its academic achievements 14 February, 2021, Dubai United Arab Emirates—Star International School Al Twar, a bespoke Foundation Stage, Primary and Secondary British school in Dubai, begins the second school term celebrating its strong academic achievements with its new KHDA ranking for its distance learning program. This British curriculum school has had a successful first term after opening its doors with a blended learning approach to suit its student body amid a pandemic. In this year, the school looks forward to continue…

Are females the better drivers? (International Women’s Day 2021)

Are females the better drivers? (International Women’s Day 2021)

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  To mark the international women’s day on March 8, we want to shed some light on ‘Who are the better drivers, females or males?’. This question captures the attention around the globe and RoadSafetyUAE wants to share some UAE specific insights. The data was extracted from the ‘UAE Road Safety Monitor’, a long-term perception and attitude research project which has been running for the past 6 consecutive years. Thomas Edelmann, Founder and Managing Director of RoadSafetyUAE explains: “Female drivers often don’t receive the due appreciation for…