International School News
These are just some of the news stories listed and fully accessible this week on the ISC Online news service - one of the many features of ISC Online
UAE - New Dubai Schools Opening in 2017/18
19th March 2017
Fifteen new schools opened in 2016, but how many are opening in 2017/18? WhichSchoolAdvisor.com has the details......
5 Most Expensive And Exclusive Boarding Schools In The World
13th March 2017
When it comes to the ultra-rich, you cannot find their kids in regular universities or colleges. They are in very expensive and exclusive boarding schools, where most can be found in Switzerland. Why not when the country ranks second to Finland for having the best education system in the world.......
UAE - ADEC Releases New Abu Dhabi Data
12th March 2017
ADEC has published its 2015/16 sector overview, highlighting Abu Dhabi's sector trends and developments.
In total, there are now 186 schools in the Emirate, with 116 in Abu Dhabi region, 58 in Al Ain and 12 in Al Gharbila......
Netherlands - Former Amsterdam prison to become new home of British School
11th March 2017
The British School of Amsterdam has bought a disused prison to convert to a new school campus. The building on Havenstraat, in the Oud-Zuid district, was most recently used to accommodate 180 Syrian refugees. The school hopes to be able to move in once renovation work is completed in 2020......
UAE - Dubai private schools share best practices
11th March 2017
DUBAI // The emirate’s private schools are getting together to share their expertise and help raise standards.
Educators from 58 schools in Dubai have taken part in the Knowledge and Human Development Authority-led Abundance Group project to promote good practice.......