Welcome to AKELC:
AKELC welcomes children from all nationalities, ethnic groups, religions, and races. This purpose-built facility, for young children ages 12 months to 4 years, is located in the Ismaili Centre Dubai, a building designed to promote cultural, educational and social programs. Highly qualified and experienced multilingual staff provides nurturing and responsive care in a high-quality learning environment. Our part or full day and year-round programs suit a variety of parental needs.
AKELC is accredited with the U.K. National Day Nurseries Association e-Quality Counts and the Jawda Quality Improvement Program. This rigorous accreditation looks at outstanding practices in the areas of Health and Safety, Nutrition, Management, Staff, Partnering with Parents, Environment, Safeguarding children and Special Needs children.
AKELC provides a broad holistic early childhood education that follows the highest international standards of excellence. AKELC follows the British Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum and a High Scope "Plan-Do-Review" model.
The Centre's curriculum is:
bilingual Arabic/English with an emphasis on nurturing the child's home language
based on well-researched approaches to early childhood education
taught by competent well trained early childhood educators
implemented through active participatory learning
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