Schools are increasingly recognising the importance and value of parent engagement and involvement – participation that can directly benefit not just students, but the entire school community. We spoke to a few parents to see what kind of role they play at their children’s schools.
Year 11 student Stephanie Wood talks about her passion for singing in a choir while managing her other obligations.
According to varied research, summer camps can be incredibly beneficial for kids. We caught up with ESM Holiday Camps to learn more about the sports and creative opportunities they offer kids within a safe and supervised environment.
The world of sports is being re-defined by the emergence of eSports and the playing field has opened up a number of opportunities.
Jaco de Wit, Key Stage 3 Maths Teacher at The Cambridge High School — Abu Dhabi, discusses being awarded the UAE blazer for refereeing his first international rugby match and developing rugby at his school.
Rohan Roberts, Innovation Leader, GEMS X, addresses the areas where AI is making the greatest strides.
The research scholarship programme between Gulf Medical University and GEMS Education drew to a close recently. Thanks to its huge success and popularity, another programme is due to be launched in September 2019.
Medic Tutor, a GEMS UniConnect partner, offers assistance to students applying for medical school around the world. We speak to Fady Anis, the online platform’s founder and a Jumeirah College graduate, to find out what it’s all about.
Matthew Burfield, Principal/CEO of GEMS Founders School — Dubai, tells us why the school underwent the BSO accreditation.
We chat to GEMS Music Hub drum teacher Samuel Jones, who has been tapping out a beat since the age of nine.
Gaining in popularity and widely recognised by universities in the UK, Canada, Australia, US, and the UAE, the University of London’s International Foundation Programme (IFP) offers a viable academic foundation to transition into undergraduate studies, or even as a complement to A Levels and the IB.
A new online and offline service offers students a one-stop-shop for all university-related matters, from test preparation and […]
Often when children love a sport, and are good at it, our go-to plan is to give them more of the same sport. But did you know that getting your youngster involved in multiple sports and a variety of physical activities can actually be better for them in the long run?
We speak with three GEMS Dubai American Academy teachers who have been accepted into the Apple Distinguished Educators […]
Namitha Mary Abraham shares her inspiring story of grit and determination to overcome the odds and excel in school.