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  • Girls Outperform | Boys | Gender Gap | Education | United Arab Emirates

    Girls Far Outperform Boys in Reading and Science Tests

    Afshan Ahmed, The National
    February 23, 2012

    An international test that included 369 UAE schools has highlighted an alarming gender gap among the nation’s pupils – one that is among the biggest in the world.

  • Cross-border education | Farrugia | Ras Al Khaimah

    The Effect of "Ccross-Border" Education

    Melanie Swan, The National
    February 19, 2012

    Christine Farrugia is not ready to predict the outcome of her research, but has already identified the policy of teaching in English at the federal universities as a source of institutional problems.

  • Al Qasimi Foundation | Education | Research | Sheikh Saud bin Saqr | Ras Al Khaimah

    RAK Boost for Research Activities

    Amelia Naidoo
    February 05, 2012

    Dr. Natasha Ridge, Executive Director of the foundation, explained the purpose of the organization, which is to generate more research to base policies on for the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah.

  • School Dropouts | Education | United Arab Emirates | Unemployment | Economy

    School Dropouts

    Suqrat bin Bisher
    February 01, 2012

    The rate of unemployment may increase in the UAE for various reasons. However, one of the most important causes is when youngsters choose other options over education.

  • Creativity | Education | Future Skills | Al Qasimi Foundation

    Creativity "Important Factor in Delivering Skills"

    Rania Moussly
    November 09, 2011

    Creativity in education is what will equip future generations with the tools to tackle unusual problems of the future.