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Sharjah private schools to enjoy four-day weekend for the Prophet Mohammed's birthday
Private schools will shut on Thursday as emirate already enjoys a three-day break
September 26, 2023, 11:16 AM
UAE begins private-sector training scheme for 3,500 young Emiratis
Secondary school pupils and final-year university students to be equipped with key career skills in support of Emiratisation drive
September 25, 2023, 2:43 PM
Majlis Mohamed bin Zayed: Digital technology has changed education landscape
Leading educator explains how parents have to get more involved in children's learning
September 23, 2023, 10:16 AM
Why India's aspiring doctors and engineers wish on a temple's 'wall of belief'
Students from across the country travel to Rajasthan to seek divine help with entrance exams for top universities
September 22, 2023, 6:00 PM
Abu Dhabi school praises plan to overhaul A-levels under UK proposals
Government proposal to overhaul A-levels includes requirement to study more subjects after age of 16
September 22, 2023, 1:02 PM
School bus driver scoops Dh100,000 in Big Ticket draw
Four winners struck lucky in the weekly electronic raffle
September 22, 2023, 7:28 AM
Leap in number of UAE students offered places at British universities
In total, 1,710 people applying from the Emirates were offered places this year, a 17 per cent increase on 2022
September 21, 2023, 1:57 PM
Parents don't think it's important now for children to be in school every day, study finds
Findings come amid mounting concerns about increased number of children missing school in England
September 20, 2023, 11:01 PM
UK boasts 12 out of 20 of Europe’s best universities
The UK is the most represented country in the list, with 107 universities featured
September 20, 2023, 10:00 AM
Sharjah parents turn to carpooling after school bus fee increases
Rises of up to 52 per cent force some to start driving their children in
September 19, 2023, 3:00 AM
Meet the next generation of young Saudi archaeologists from AlUla
Saudi Arabia is building programmes to train its youth to conserve the ancient kingdom and its heritage
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September 16, 2023, 9:30 PM
Cost of school supplies provides textbook example of inflation's effect on Egypt
Business is slow in Cairo's Al Fagala district, where pupils and parents traditionally go to stock up for a new term
September 15, 2023, 6:00 PM
St Andrews beats Oxford and Cambridge to be named best university in UK
The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide gives top spot to the Prince and Princess of Wales's alma mater
September 15, 2023, 7:41 AM
Egypt's ban on niqab in schools met with scepticism and resistance
Doubts that decree stopping girls wearing veil will be implemented, while some parents threaten to remove daughters from lessons
September 13, 2023, 2:20 PM
Sheikh Mansour announces launch of 11 new state-of-the-art public schools
Vice President says the major education project is key to the UAE's plans to support the next generation
September 13, 2023, 10:10 AM
Nanny or nursery: Which is better for your child?
Parents and experts give their views on which is best for a child's development
September 10, 2023, 3:00 AM
School head threatened by father in France abaya row
Man's daughter was stopped at the entrance of her high school and asked to remove her abaya - when she refused, she was blocked from entering
September 08, 2023, 7:18 PM
How the UAE’s oldest library is responding to the post-pandemic world of AI and fake news
Sharjah Public Library's aim is to offer a safe space during a storm of misinformation
September 08, 2023, 6:02 PM
An attack on any school in the world should be a problem for all of us
Education is under siege in too many countries and it is our collective duty to protect pupils and educators
September 07, 2023, 7:00 AM
UK private school fees could rise by 15% under Labour, report claims
The party has pledged to remove the charitable status of paid schools and impose VAT on fees
September 04, 2023, 1:37 PM