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Education in Ras Al Khaimah and the United Arab Emirates

Natasha Ridge, Susan Kippels, & Sahar ElAsad
July 01, 2017

This Fact Sheet provides on overview of the education sector in the United Arab Emirates, and in particular, Ras Al Khaimah. It outlines the history of the development of formal education in the country, the important regulatory systems and bodies of both the private and public education sectors, the operational and curricular difference between private and public schools, and the demographics of both the students and teachers by region and school type. This is a foundational resource for both education practitioners and scholars interested in knowing more about education in the United Arab Emirates and Ras Al Khaimah.

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