The center will develop assessment systems, monitor the quality of education and set goals and outputs for all levels and types of teaching
The UAE has appointed Sheikha Mariam bint Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan as the chairperson of the Center for Quality in Education.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, said the center will be responsible for developing assessment systems, monitoring the quality of education and setting targets and output countries for various levels and types education.
This was done when he presided over a meeting of the UAE cabinet on Monday.
Federal Private Education Act
Cabinet also passed amendments to the Commonwealth Private Education Act. The law now defines the roles of new educational institutions, including the UAE Federal Agency for Early Education (FAEE) and the National Center for Quality in Education.
The meeting also adopted a new framework for federal agencies governing higher education institutions to ensure the quality of local and international education services.