Two Abu Dhabi Based Schools Receive Prestigious British Schools Overseas (BSO) Accreditations

مدرستان بإمارة أبوظبي تحصلان على الاعتماد المرموق للمدارس البريطانية

Two Abu Dhabi Based Schools Receive Prestigious British Schools Overseas (BSO) Accreditations Aspen Heights British School and Reach British School, both part of International Schools Partnership (ISP), receive BSO accreditations International Schools Partnership (ISP) has announced that both of their schools in Abu Dhabi, Aspen Heights British School and Reach British School, were recently inspected against the British Schools Overseas framework. Both schools have fully met all the standards and are now accredited BSO schools. “We are proud to say that both Aspen Heights British School and Reach British School,…

Blackboard Supports Digital Learning across K-12 Schools in the Middle East and Africa

بلاك بورد تدعم التعلّم الرقميّ في المدارس

K-12 schools in the region to leverage the integrated features of Blackboard Learn and Blackboard Collaborate Blackboard Inc., a leading global EdTech software and solutions company, today announced that several K-12 schools across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region have selected the company’s leading cloud-based learning management system (LMS), Blackboard Learn, and virtual classroom solution, Blackboard Collaborate, to improve the student experience. As remote learning continues across many parts of the MEA region in response to COVID-19, many K-12 schools are leveraging Blackboard’s solutions to ensure academic continuity and…

EMIRATES RED CRESCENT FORTIFIES REMOTE LEARNING AND OTHER HUMANITARIAN INITIATIVES WITH YAHSAT’S SATELLITE SERVICES

الهلال الأحمر يوقع مذكرة تفاهم مع الياه سات

Emirates Red Crescent Authority signs Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Yahsat to use advanced satellite communication solutions from the operator. The MoU is part of the Authority’s initiatives for the ‘Year of the 50th.’  Emirates Red Crescent Authority has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the UAE’s primary satellite services operator, Yahsat, today at their headquarters in Abu Dhabi. Under the agreement, both organizations will work together to ensure disadvantaged and vulnerable students have access to quality education through the provision of advanced satellite communication solutions. Yahsat’s resources will…

Park House English School Student wins best violinist award at Young Musicians of the Gulf Competition

Park House English School Student wins best violinist award at Young Musicians of the Gulf Competition

Doha, Qatar, March 23, 2021, (AETOSWire)– Sixteen year old Park House English School student Tricia has won the best bowed string award at the Young Musicians of the Gulf 2021 – a Pan-Gulf music competition for young singers and instrumentalists. Hosted by St Christopher’s School in Bahrain since 1998, the Young Musicians of the Gulf is an annual celebration of young musical talent in the Gulf and is considered one of the most prestigious and high-profile competitions in the region. The competition welcomes all talented musicians from British schools in…

fight against climate change

مكافحة تغير المناخ عن طريق إعادة الاستخدام وإعادة التدوير

Reusing and recycling; individual and collective actions in the fight against climate change Ahead of COP26, representatives from Saudi Arabia and the UK government discussed climate change issues yesterday in an online roundtable hosted by the British Embassy in Riyadh Climate change is the biggest and most urgent challenge of our time. During a live forum hosted yesterday by the British Embassy in Riyadh, experts from private and public sectors and civil society discussed the challenge, strategies and actions that need to be taken, with a particular focus on plastic…

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…

UAE’s ‘Rubber World Industry’ Launches Dh90 Million Eco-friendly HVAC

شركة رابر وورلد للصناعة تعمل في مجال تصنيع وتوريد منتجات التدفئة والتهوية

UAE’s ‘Rubber World Industry’ Launches Dh90 Million Eco-friendly HVAC, MEP production unit M/s Rubber World Industry, 28 years leadling manufacturer and supplier of the HVAC and MEP products and accessories in the UAE, today launched ‘United Air-Conditioning’, a specialized company with an investment of Dh90 Million ($25 Million) into a production plant in Al Jurf industrial area, Ajman, to meet the growing demand of its environmentally friendly products. The new manufacturing unit, spanning over 10,000 m2 area, is part of the company’s expansion plans backed by the rising demand for…

ADEK OPENS APPLICATION FOR ABU DHABI SCHOLARSHIPS FOR DISTINGUISHED STUDENTS

فتح باب تقديم الطلبات لبرنامج بعثات أبوظبي للطلبة المتميزين

Application opens 21 March and closes 3 April for high-performing Emirati Grade 12 / Year 13 students and undergraduates aged 24 and under Students accepted at the world’s top 20 universities are eligible for a fast-track scholarship application process Outstanding Abu Dhabi scholars to receive end-to-end academic, career and personal development guidance in-line with the emirate’s future labor market needs  The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) announced opening application for the Abu Dhabi Scholarships for Distinguished Students – a premier program for Abu Dhabi’s outstanding Emirati students…

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…