Education

Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF) hosted a ceremony to honor 371 outstanding achievers students under its care. Held at Armani Hotel in Dubai, the event drew the participation of His Excellency Dr. Thani Ahmed Al Zeyoudi Minister of Climate Change and Environment, and His Excellency Dr Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of State for Higher Education and Ahmed Abdul Karim Mohammed Julfar as Director General of the Dubai Community Development Authority (CDA).

For the fifth year running, Next Step Exhibitions Ltd (Next Step) will be hosting The British Boarding Schools Show Dubai, and is pleased to announce that another four schools have confirmed their attendance. Ashford, Dollar, St. Leonards and Dubai’s Swiss International Scientific School will participate as exhibitors. For the first time, a UAE school will participate in order to ensure that parents are presented with as wide a range of options as possible.

MODUL University Dubai, a subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC, has announced that its students are collaborating for the Microsoft Imagine Cup UAE 2017, Microsoft’s premier student technology competition conducted worldwide.

McGraw-Hill Education, a learning science company, today announced the launch of ELLevate English, an innovative new English Language Learning (ELL) course for secondary school students. Available across the GCC, ELLevate English offers pre-built, fully customizable course content that has been designed by curriculum experts and is aligned to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference) levels A1-B2 for grades 7-12.

In the second year of its collaboration with Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies, Esol Education is extending an opportunity for UAE students to join its summer cohort at the Stanford Pre-Collegiate International Institutes, a prestigious, two-week residential program at Stanford University.