Monthly Archives: April 2014

Evidenced-Based Education Policy Yielding Results in the UAE

Improvement in PISA rankings a positive sign for Emirates’ education reform. Dubai: Karim Daoud, the Regional Managing Director of Pearson, the world’s largest learning company says the Emirate’s recent PISA performance suggests the country’s education reforms are having a positive … Continue reading

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Dubai School Experiences Best Practice in Teacher Leadership

Participants from the Ministry of Education’s School Leadership Programme put theory into practice at workshop. Dubai: Educators engaged in the UAE Ministry of Education’s school leadership programme have heard from teacher professional development experts at an event held at Jumeriah … Continue reading

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Pearson-Intel White Paper on Digital Learning Holds Lessons for UAE

Report helps educators uncover the most effective ways to transform learning through technology. UAE: A new report from two of the world’s most respected learning organisations outlines how personalised, one-to-one learning environments can transform the educational outcomes of students in … Continue reading

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Pearson Commits to Improving English Language Learning Outcomes in Arab World

Uptake of English language and national economic prosperity linked. Dubai: An English language expert from Pearson, the world’s largest learning company, says English language instruction in the Arab world should be measurably improving the learning outcomes of English language students … Continue reading

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Reducing Region’s Teacher Gap is Critical to Improving Student Outcomes

International education experts stress the link between quality teachers and learner success. Dubai: The Arab world’s growing teacher shortage threatens to overshadow the region’s educational gains and therefore needs to be addressed quickly and effectively, says the Managing Director of … Continue reading

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