Teach Middle East discuss sustainable education, and Fairgreens mission & vision for Dubai.
With a campus designed for minimal environmental impact, utilizing solar power for all its energy needs, recycling all its water for agricultural use, and implementing waste separation, Fairgreen International School in Dubai empowers students to play a leading role in creating a sustainable future for our world.
Fairgreen’s educational programme is driven by academic achievement and innovation and is delivered by an exceptional team of international educators. Its challenging programme seamlessly integrates an intensive sustainable education curriculum to create a truly unique school in Dubai. Fairgreen follows the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum of international education, a distinctive program for 3-19 year olds, known for its academic and personal rigour. Fairgreen’s curriculum will feature hands-on project-based learning, research-supported teaching methods, technology initiatives and worldwide partnerships with leading experts and organizations in sustainability-related research and practice.
Fairgreen is proud to be a part of The Sustainable City in Dubai, modelled to become an international showcase for sustainable living, work, education, and recreation. Recently awarded as Dubai’s happiest community, this pioneering development will enable Fairgreen students to experience sustainable living in action, and access the city’s unique resources such as a dedicated biodome with aquaponics and urban farming equipment, the Equestrian Centre and the Innovation Centre.
See what Schools Compared had to say about Fairgreen, the regions first sustainable school, in the 'Happiest Community in the UAE'.
Fairgreen Director of Health, Wellness and Learning, Stephen Ritz, to establish a state-of-the art earning centre that promotes health, wellness and sustainability at Fairgreen International School in The Sustainable City, Dubai
Amazing news for Fairgreen, as the school is now able to implement the PYP & MYP programmes; as an IB world school
Join Fairgreen International School on Saturday 3rd March, where we will be 'Growing Something Great' with educator, philanthropist and author Stephen Ritz.
Dubai will inaugurate its first sustainability-focused international school in 2018, founded by Esol Education, an established operator of prestigious international and American schools around the world.
Graeme Scott, Founding Director of Fairgreen International School, joins the Esol Education team with over 30 years of educational experience, including more than a decade in leadership positions at high-performing International Baccalaureate (IB) schools in the Netherlands and Bangkok.
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