Monthly Archives: October 2013

Pearson and CERT to Establish Centre for Mobile Learning

CERT and Pearson work together to create a digital learning environment for Higher Colleges of Technology students. UAE: The Centre for Excellence for Applied Research and Training (CERT) and the world’s largest learning company, Pearson have signed a Memorandum of … Continue reading

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Ministry of Education Praises New Generation of School Leaders

HE Fawzia Ghareeb, Assistant Undersecretary for Educational Operations at the UAE Ministry of Education, has complimented the first graduates of the School Leadership Programme (SLP) for successfully completing the training programme, which embraces international best practice in teacher leadership. H. … Continue reading

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Gains in Female Education in Saudi Arabia Continue with New E-Learning Initiatives

The world’s largest female university introduces digital learning technology. Riyadh: 12,000 new female university entrants in Saudi Arabia will have access to ground breaking learning technology under a new agreement between the world’s largest female-only university and the global education … Continue reading

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World’s Largest Mobile App Competition Comes to MENA

Pearson and Silatech fostering innovation amongst the region’s youth. Dubai: Young people in the Middle East and North Africa are being given the opportunity to showcase their technical and entrepreneurship skills through the Arab Mobile App Challenge, part of the … Continue reading

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E-Learning Initiatives Help Realise Saudi’s Vision of a Knowledge-Based Economy

Growth of e-learning in KSA marks the next phase of educational development in the country. Riyadh: As Saudi Arabia realises its long-term goals of improving literacy and school attendance rates, embedding e-learning in Saudi schools and universities is fast becoming … Continue reading

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Education Key to Reducing Youth Unemployment

International experts agree education levels and employment rates closely linked Dubai: Pearson, the world’s largest education company, welcomes the findings of the Organisation for Economic Development (OCED) 2013 Education at a Glance report, which examines the relationship between an education, … Continue reading

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