Are you a nervous parent wondering if your child will get the grades to make it into their final years at secondary school in Dubai or are you nervous your husband’s job will finish before your 16 year old has sat their GCSE’s? If so then get down to the Hilton Hotel on 22 -24 February to visit the Sue Anderson UK Boarding School Exhibition. Read more
The warmer weather is just around the corner and children all over Dubai will soon be enjoying swimming parties, beach days as well as pacing up and down the school swimming pools practising for the annual school swimming galas. Attending any of these galas you cannot help but be impressed at the level of swimming some of these children are producing and this is thanks to some top-class swimming coaching taking place in Dubai.
If you have just moved to Dubai you will not want your kids to miss this fantastic opportunity and necessity of learning how to swim and swim well. Expat Echo Dubai have put together a directory of companies offering swimming coaching to make your search all Read more
Indulge your senses at the world’s greatest restaurant and music festival! If you love food, drink and music, you’ll love Taste of Dubai. The food lover’s favourite festival will bring together the city’s highly acclaimed restaurants, prestigious celebrity chefs, premium beverage brands, gastronomic exhibitors and an incredible entertainment stage playing host to live international acts. Read more
Summer is the perfect time to promote personal growth and strengthen university applications, according to Carian College Advisors of Dubai.
School is out and a long, hot summer awaits most high school students in the UAE. The lucky ones will escape the heat and head to cooler climes for a few weeks of family holidays, but how should they spend the rest of their summer vacation? For UAE students looking to enroll in US universities, summer is the perfect time to participate in meaningful academic, extracurricular, and professional work that will have a significant impact on their applications. Particularly for students applying to elite US universities, summers are a critical time and how they are utilized can mean the difference between an acceptance and rejection letter senior year. Read more
Dubai based children’s edutainment centre Favourite Things will be running in conjunction with First Security Group a paediatric first aid course which focuses on emergency scenarios that are faced by mums, nannies, au pairs and anyone responsible for looking after young children. Read more
However, encouraging them to join a team can soon make them feel like they ‘belong’. The city has no shortage of football, netball or rugby teams but maybe these sports are not suitable for your child? Dubai based sports company Sports Life is now offering another alternative team sport that maybe worth considering….Waterpolo. Read more