Teaching, Learning & Innovation

Teaching, Learning and Innovation at Dubai American Academy places design and computational thinking, cutting-edge robotics, coding and digital fluencies at the core of all learning experiences.

Dubai American Academy offers a highly-distinguished and world-class education delivering outstanding outcomes and experiences for all students. These Future-focused learning experiences will empower and enable our students to become the next generation of innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders capable of challenging, influencing and sustaining the world they will inherit. Dubai American Academy supports the student learning journey by providing an outstanding, inspiring and inventive environment, underpinned by the latest research from our university and industry partners.

Features of Dubai American Academy's pedagogical approach include:

  • Inter-connected/real world Learning – focus on interdisciplinary and inquiry-based learning leading to digital and technology-enhanced solutions to real-world problems
  • Innovation and Invention – inspiring our students to challenge convention and create the future by influencing and changing the world through new and entrepreneurial solutions
  • 6 C’s – through placing Coding, Critical Thinking, Communication, Collaboration, Citizenship, and Creativity at the epicenter of our teaching and learning programmes
  • Quest for greatness – promoting academic, athletic, and artistic excellence which empowers students to extend and surpass their potential
  • Future-fluent – mastery of multiple literacies and fluencies to support genuine world-class learning, personal growth and future readiness

Case Study 1 - Environmental Solution Fluency

Case Study 2 - Innovate Future Homes

Case Study 3 - Creative Games

Case Study 4 - Making Math Meaningful

Case Study 5 - Plant Experts