Director’s Blog

Extra-Curricular Activities at IDEA Early Learning Center

Why do IDEA Early Learning Center offer extra-curricular activities? At IDEA Early Learning Center we know the value that extra-curricular activities can bring to a child’s education. During our training as Early Years Professionals, we learnt about how it is important that children are exposed to a variety of learning environments, adults and learning experiences […]

Holiday Camp at IDEA ELC

What kind of camp does IDEA run? IDEA Early Learning Center is committed to being part of the Sports City Community. During holidays (except two weeks at Winter break), we are open for camp activities for children age 9 months to 6 years. Our playful camps incorporate the best of our passion for creative learning […]

Recycling at IDEA Early Learning Center

At IDEA Early Learning Center we are committed to a sustainable future. The children that we teach are part of this vision and they help to facilitate an eco-friendly center. All parents want to make the world a better place for their children. At times it can feel a little overwhelming for parents when they […]

Teaching Expertise at IDEA ELC

What makes the teaching and learning at IDEA different? Our Founding Director, Ashleigh, was appointed for her educational expertise, experience and background. This was because IDEA Education is committed to providing the highest quality education for all children that attend its schools. The Governing Body at IDEA ELC is made up of educationalists that are […]

Parent Community at IDEA ELC

At IDEA Early Learning Center we value the contributions that positive parent partnerships can provide. We often invite our parents into the center to share their child’s learning and progress and we have an open door to daily communication. What do parents say? ‘I couldn’t be happier with my child’s teacher. My child makes me […]

A Dedicated Team of Professionals at IDEA ELC- Case Study Nurse Jenny

At IDEA ELC we are proud that our team have each been specifically recruited for their talents, qualifications and experience relative to their individual roles. We have a particularly strong team of Medical Support. Nurse Jenny is highly experienced in Dubai and is approved by the Dubai Health Authority. Jenny’s kind and caring demeanor means […]

Professional Learning at IDEA ELC

What makes us different? At IDEA Early Learning Center we are committed to being a learning environment for everyone. This includes our wonderful children and our talented staff. We know that in order to provide the highest quality early years’ environment we must stay current with pedagogy, thinking, learning and policies that are crucial towards […]

Emotional Health and Well-Being in Early Years

Emotional Health and Well-Being in Early Years At IDEA Early Learning Center we care about every child’s emotional health and wellbeing. What does this mean? It means that we strive to provide stability for your child through opportunities to manage their thoughts, feelings and behavior positively. We aim that every child can feel satisfaction and […]

Why is it crucial that early years teachers have qualifications?

Why is it crucial that early years teachers have qualifications?   At IDEA Early Learning Center we only employ teachers with a degree in Early Years or an equivalent Early Years Qualification. This is crucial to the development of the children in our care. We commit to recruiting highly qualified and experienced teachers to ensure […]

The Importance of an Active Lifestyle for Children

The Importance of an Active Lifestyle for Children At IDEA ELC we recognize the importance of an active lifestyle for children and we build in as many active opportunities as possible. We know that we play a role in laying the foundations for a healthy future. We are in a unique position because if we […]