Al-Ahram Weekly   Al-Ahram Weekly
17 - 23 June 1999
Issue No. 434
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875 Issues navigation Current Issue Previous Issue Back Issues

School's almost out, but for many parents, September is just around the corner. Plans must be made for the new term: there are private lessons to think about, as well as fees, uniforms, and exam marks. But as Al-Ahram Weekly finds out, some parents -- and children -- are thinking along quite different lines
Investing in the future
Luxurious facilities, spacious classrooms and attentive teachers: school may be almost out, but Aline Kazandjian can't tear herself away
Respecting human nature
Who said that school should be gloom and doom? For some lucky children, it is all about imagination, creation and having fun while learning. Eman Abdel-Moeti discovers a school where learning is an art of life


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