How encouraging more playtime can help your child’s education

Posted by Rising School on 25 Mar 2018
Children, especially young children, learn through play, and we strongly believe in an inquiry approach to education, offering students the opportunity to learn as they explore the world around them. Because of this belief, The Rising School operates a no homework policy so our children have additional free time at home. But what are the benefits of playtime for children and how does this improve their education?
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Benefits of a no homework approach to schooling

Posted by Rising School on 10 Mar 2018
There are numerous benefits to a ‘no homework policy’ in teaching which have been highlighted by research studies from well respected institutions such as Stanford University. This research highlighted that rather than improving a students education, enforced homework can actually have a negative impact on a child’s performance and overall wellbeing. Keys points covered in the research include: Being forced to do homework can be...
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Top Tips for choosing an American School in Dubai in 2018

Posted by Rising School on 28 Feb 2018
Your children are the future of the world they will inherit, so preparing them for what life will bring is a fundamental goal of a parent. This includes choosing what paths your child will begin on without restricting them too much. While your children are at home in your presence, it is easy to keep an eye on them, monitor their behaviors and teach them. But at some point, you will need to have to let your kids leave the home environment to...
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2018 American School Fees in Dubai | What You Need to Know

Posted by Rising School on 09 Jan 2018
If you're looking for schools in Dubai that teach the American Common Core Curriculum, you're probably concerned about the total cost you'll spend each year. There are a number of different fees to keep in mind besides the obvious cost of tuition, so it pays to plan ahead. Find out more about American School Fees in Dubai and  the different costs you'll need to pay — whether it's directly to the school or to a third party.
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New Schools in Dubai - Benefits of Rising School’s American Curriculum and Partnerships

Posted by Rising School on 09 Jan 2018
Education is important and making sure your children are well-equipped to succeed is key. The Rising School is one of the new schools in Dubai and teaches based on the American Common Core Curriculum. Whether you are relocating to the Dubai, or are in-country and seeking an enriched educational environment for your child, the Rising School offers many benefits.
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Benefits of an American education in Dubai

Posted by Rising School on 19 Dec 2017
The American Education curriculum has been a popular choice for parents all over the world due to its blended style of education which is more flexible than other curriculums such as the English National Curriculum.  In addition it is well suited to international schools where pupils come from a variety of educational backgrounds. So, let’s take a closer look at the benefits of an American education in Dubai.
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Best American Schools in Dubai - The Rising School Advantage

Posted by Rising School on 19 Dec 2017
The Rising School is one of the best American schools in Dubai. According to parent Chassie Selouane, “My daughter attends KG2 and LOVES the school! She loves the teachers and the well-resourced classrooms. She loves that 75% of her day in KG is center based and that she has a choice in what she learns. She loves that she has Lego classes twice a week, and I love that The Leader In Me Program is teaching her responsibility and leadership!...
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Journey of Leadership - We're On Our Way to Light House

Posted by Chassie Selouane on 05 Nov 2017
Rising School Is Excited To Announce That We Have Been Approved By Franklin Covey Middle East To Start Our Light House Journey Of Leadership- Ahead Of Schedule!   Dr. Stephen Covey said "I don’t define leadership as becoming the CEO. A CEO is no more likely to be a leader than anyone else. I am talking about leading your own life, being a leader among your friends, being a leader in your own family."
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Rising Star of the Week- November 5

Posted by Chassie Selouane on 05 Nov 2017
This weeks Rising Star in PE is Karam in Grade 5. He is always motivated to work hard in lessons and always gives his best not matter what the activity.
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School Library Grand Opening

Posted by Chassie Selouane on 19 Oct 2017
On Tuesday Rising School Celebrated the Grand Opening of our Amazing New Library. It was an amazing event for grades 1-5, parents, teachers and community members.  We would like to thank everyone who came out to visit us for the event and are so excited to share some of the moments with you.
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