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Who? What? Why? When? How? New KHDA Report Reveals the Facts about our Schools. Dubai Education Uncovered. In Full.
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Who? What? Why? When? How? New KHDA Report Reveals the Facts about our Schools. Dubai Education Uncovered. In Full.

by Jon WestleyNovember 15, 2020

KHDA Report on Change and Resilience in Dubai’s Educational Sector 2020-21

The KHDA has revealed more interesting facts about the state of our schooling in the UAE – and there are many surprises. Of these, we think the following are the most noteworthy …..

  • 80% of teachers are female in Dubai’s private schools (compared, for example, with 60% in the UK)
  • The youngest teacher in Dubai is aged 20 years, while the oldest is 76 years
  • The British curriculum remains the most popular in Dubai schools
  • New schools are increasingly attracting parents away from existing schools with their role increasing by some 14% in the last year
  • In total, 210 private schools educate around 280,000 students
  • 50% of parents pay no more than AED 30,000 average fees

The full report can be found below:

Private-Schools-Landscape-En-2020-2021

About The Author
Jon Westley
Jon Westley is the Editor of SchoolsCompared.com and WhichSchoolAdvisor.com UK. You can email him at jonathanwestley [at] schoolscompared.com

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