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Fairgreen International School partners with Local Sustainable Brand Etuix

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Kidzapp July 2, 2019 KidzappWritten by: Kidzapp Kidzapp Parenting

As the UAE’s first, fully sustainable school, Fairgreen continues on with their mission to introduce the three R’s (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) into their curriculum, campus and education whenever and wherever they can. And with that in mind, Fairgreen has recently partnered with a sustainable business called Etuix. Etuix is a fashion-conscious brand, who use up-cycled billboards Read more

The pros and cons of raising your kids with the help of a nanny

The pros and cons of raising your kids with the help of a nanny June 23, 2019 The pros and cons of raising your kids with the help of a nannyWritten by: Fleur Beach

Thinking of getting a nanny in Dubai? We are spoilt for childcare choices in Dubai. In fact one startling statistic from the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) claims that 94 per cent of kids in the Emirate are being raised with the help of a nanny or third party. We (rightly) spend a lot Read more

Recognising the value of introverted kids

Recognising the value of introverted kids June 18, 2019

We are a noisy bunch, the society of today. We collaborate to problem solve, we are often made to work in teams and learn in groups. This in itself is not necessarily bad, in fact it’s ideal for extroverted kids, the ones who thrive off the dynamics of group energy. But I’d like to shed Read more

Art and Sustainability at Fairgreen School

Art and Sustainability at Fairgreen School June 17, 2019

This week, we shine a spotlight on the art department at Fairgreen School, where sustainability and art blend together to create a new generation of artists. Leading with the ethos that an art education encourages students to become critical thinkers, creative problem solvers and able to confidently express themselves, the role of art in the Read more

5 Key benefits of storytelling to kids

5 Key benefits of storytelling to kids June 12, 2019

Values – Storytelling is a fantastic way to help instil values. Themes like, sharing, friendship, forgiveness and self-worth can all be conveyed in a fun and easy to grasp way, through relatable characters. We love The Conscious Bedtime Story Club in particular

7 Tips for a Top Birthday Party 

7 Tips for a Top Birthday Party  June 12, 2019

Age appropriate – it sounds obvious, but remember this party is for the kids! Keep the kiddos in mind every step of the way.