Education Insights

With international-curriculum schools in Dubai charging fees that are nothing less than a small fortune, a new school has come up with an offer that parents may find hard to resist. In an iconic move, Renaissance School is waiving first-term fees for founding parents! Read More
Did you know that parents in the UAE spend the most on their children’s higher education globally? With lifetime education costs in the UAE close to AED 1 million per child, are you financially prepared to bear the expenses? Read More
Are you looking for a new school for your child? Whether you’re about to find a first-time school place, or are looking to change schools, here’s what you need to know. Read More
An alternative pathway is becoming more attractive to many students who feel that University is not for them. Read More
As a parent living in the UAE, what are the things you need to keep in mind for special needs education? Read More
What does an American curriculum consist of, and how might American curriculum schools in Dubai differ from those in the United States? Read More
School fees are on the rise; gaining access to the top institutions requires registering your child’s name on a waiting list years in advance and the government is now proposing to lengthen the academic year by 10 days. With parents increasingly flummoxed by the UAE school system, it’s interesting... Read More
There is nothing more nerve wracking for a parent than having your child called in for their first school assessment. So what should you expect from the big day? The team finds out. Read More
With such an international population, the UAE offers a number of different curriculums. But how do parents choose the right one for their child? Almost every nationality of the world is represented in the UAE and as a result each family has a very different idea of how their... Read More
As summer holidays draw to a good (arguably hectic) close, parents are all over the place getting routines in order, organizing schedules and scrambling for last minute school accessories. Read More