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Students to solve life problems with innovative robots!

ABU DHABI: Over 800 students from across the UAE’s education ecosystem of Private and Public schools, Charter Schools, and universities are gearing up to battle it out over three days in the UAE National World Robot Olympiad (WRO) 2021. The virtual competition will be held between October 1-3 and will challenge 308 teams on their […]...Read More

Right to Read: Grooming children to be next-level thinkers

GEMS The Kindergarten Starters School kicked off the second edition of their reading week on 14th March 2020, where students are getting a chance to experience the world of books through various facilitators. The second edition of the reading week saw some stark differences from the first season of Right to Read program in December 2020. To […]...Read More

Lock that phone, get in the zone: Now work, study,

Co-founders Craig Fernandes and Hussain Ali Asgar, have programmed all your solutions in one nifty, fix-snapping app, encouraging users to step away from their phones and dive head first into a world of hobbies, passions, or erudite pursuits — and win big as you do.  Lock&Stock is a modern-age revolutionary breaking onto the scene with […]...Read More

Right to Read: UAE school reignites love for reading

In the time of online learning and when the whole curriculum of schools are shifting towards the tech-friendly education system and somehow kids are losing the value of book reading habit, many authors, educationalist, journalists, environmentalist, and entrepreneurs are charged through the doors of The Kindergarten Starters (KGS) school of Dubai to promote a week […]...Read More

Apple yanks plug on illegal ‘student overtime’ scheme, Taiwanese suppliers

Apple has put its Taiwanese supplier Pegatron on probation after discovering last week that the company violated Apple’s code of conduct by asking student employees to work night shifts or overtime. The supplier has wilfully mis-classified student workers and falsified paperwork to disguise the violations, and in some cases also breached the code by permitting […]...Read More

Powerful blast rips through Pak school, eight dead, 136 wounded

A powerful bomb blast ripped through an Islamic seminary on the outskirts of the northwest Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday morning, killing at least eight students and wounding 136 others, police and a hospital spokesman said. The bombing happened as a prominent religious scholar during a special class was delivering a lecture about the […]...Read More

Thai uniforms take on a creative, rebellious edge to defy

Thai classroom have traditionally been a world of obedience, order and over-zeal.  Showing defiance or rebelling against the strictly imposed haircuts, skirts hems, right down to the length of your socks, is akin to throwing a wrench in the system. And that’s the idea, according to young designer Tin Tunsopon, who engineered the typical ‘sailor-forms’ […]...Read More

Sharjah ‘schoolers’ to head to class next week

The Sharjah Private Education Authority, SPEA, and Sharjah Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Team announced the gradual return of students to schools on Sunday, within the direct and hybrid education systems, following all precautionary and preventive measures to ensure the safety and health of its students. This move comes after ensuring the readiness of all […]...Read More