As of 2017, GEMS had 45 schools in the United Arab Emirates,[85] including 30 in Dubai,[86] 7 in Abu Dhabi,[87] 1 in Fujairah, and 4 in Sharjah. [149][160] It includes extensive sports grounds, facilities, and training;[156] dance training;[161] and an art gallery and artist-in-residence. The winner receives AED1 million, and the 21 top nominees train outside the country at some of the best educational institutions in the world. If you want to choose a school that is $10,000, you have it. Varkey developed a habit of philanthropy from the Example of his Father and from his own strong spiritual values. In a frank interview with Gulf Business magazine GEMS Education chairman, Sunny Varkey, has told UAE parents to "stop moaning" about the price of education and choose schools they can afford instead. This year saw the first Global Teacher Prize award ceremony being beamed around the world. GEMS World Academy: Meeting the Chairman, Mr Sunny Varkey We had the honour and privilege to welcome the Chairman of the GEMS Education Group, Mr Sunny Varkey and his son Jay Varkey, together with members of the senior leadership team to our school on Friday 13th of January. [92] Many native Emiratis as well choose to send their children to private schools, and since 2011 the number of native Emirati students in GEMS schools has risen faster than any other nationality. [138] The school, GEMS Wellington School–Qatar, is located in Al Wakrah and opened with pre-school through grade 6, with plans to expand through high school in subsequent years.[139]. Sunny Varkey K is an English Language Trainer, Grammarian and author. The Varkey Foundation believes in the importance of a quality education for every child and that every child should have a good teacher. [25] In 2012, it became a Global Growth Company 'Partner', entitling it to attend the World Economic Forum's flagship annual meeting in Davos. [129][130] Its new facilities, curriculum, and library featured electronic devices and accessibility, with an English language center for improving English skills. This appointment came when Sunny Varkey sold a 20% stake in GEMS' emerging-markets business – covering the Middle East, North Africa, and East Asia – to a consortium of investors led by Fajr Capital and including Blackstone and Mumtalakat Holding Company. [165][164] It is an independent co-educational day school for children between the ages of 3 and 13,[165] and since 2009 has been housed in the former historic Chelsea Library, a listed building. Sunny Varkey took over the management of the school in 1980 and transformed the … [174] It is sponsored by GEMS Education Solutions, the public-sector management and delivery arm of GEMS Education. Sunny Varkey, Bill Clinton, Samsun, Çocuk, Güncel, Son Dakika. [162] The school covers ages 3 months to 18 years, and is an International Baccalaureate school. [232], In 2013 GEMS Education sought to find a location to build a school on the Upper East Side of New York City; proceedings were eventually abandoned amidst litigation relating to property contracts. [279] The school is for ages three to 18, and follows the British National Curriculum leading to the IGCSE/CIE and AS/A-level qualifications. [208][209][210], In the fall of 2012 GEMS Education opened its first school in the United States, Little GEMS International-Chicago, a pre-school in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood. [43] And in Saudi Arabia, via the Oxford Partnership, GEMS Education Solutions has co-managed three newly built women's vocational colleges;[44] the three-year diploma programmes include training in IT, communication, basic sciences, and English language, before moving on to specialisation and on-the-job training. [164] The school was founded by June Hampshire in Surrey in 1928, and moved to London in 1933. It is the largest operator of private kindergarten-to-grade-12 schools in the world, and as of 2014 has over 130 schools in over a dozen countries. At a Glance. [207] The school's sports facilities also provide training grounds for a variety of national sports teams and hosting grounds for competitions. When he was 11 years old, he sold fruit on the side of the road to make a little extra money. [105][106] Winners of the prize, now called the Emirates Innovative Teacher Award, are announced annually in February at the Government Summit. as of 1/19/21 Son of Indian expat teachers, who migrated to Dubai in 1959, Sunny Varkey controls GEMS Education, the world's largest operator of K-12 schools. [50] The program has aimed to prevent dropping out and under-achieving among girls; students participate more in these classes, in contrast to the standard system of learning by rote, and the video system also cuts down on teacher absenteeism. Dikshu, Arunima at a party thrown by Sunny Varkey after his felicitation with Padma Shri Award in New Delhi. [174] Its Twickenham Primary Academy opened in September 2015 in Twickenham, Richmond upon Thames, London;[175][176][177] beginning with Reception classes it caters to children ages 4 to 11. When in 1980 local authorities insisted that his parents' Our Own English High School be housed in a purpose-built facility, Varkey took over the operation of the school, which had under 400 students at the time. [62][63] In September 2011, a further $1 million was pledged with UNESCO to train 10,000 school principals in India, Ghana, and Kenya. [157] GEMS started Sherfield School as a coeducational day school, and added boarding facilities in 2010 and 2015,[156][158] including residential buildings for students with autism and severe learning disabilities. [101] In February 2015 GEMS launched the Blended Learning Plaza, housed at its GEMS Wellington Academy–Silicon Oasis, located in Dubai's Silicon Oasis; the facility provides the latest technology in education, enabling collaborative, online, and blended learning opportunities. Dubai’s Global Teacher Prize winner, who gave 80% of salary to poor, meets Trump with Sunny Varkey. [124][125] The school caters to affluent mainly Saudi families, and teaches a bilingual English-Arabic and international curriculum. Under Varkey’s leadership the group morphed from a single school, Our Own English High School — which he established in Dubai in 1980 — to an operator that oversees the teaching of 110,000 students in 100 schools across ten countries. [88] GEMS is the largest education provider in the UAE, and the UAE accounts for more than 90% of its business. [11][64] In 2014, the foundation's Teacher Training Programme committed to train 250,000 teachers within 10 years in under-served communities across the world. [41] It has a planetarium; facilities for arts, sciences, and languages; a robotics lab; TV, radio, and recording studios; and music rooms with Steinway pianos. [107][108][109], GEMS World Academy in Dubai, which opened in 2008, is the company's flagship school, and as of 2015 was the most expensive school in Dubai. [93] Approximately 90% of students in Dubai are in private schools, and with rapidly increasing population, private-school enrolment in Dubai doubled in the decade from 2003 to 2013. After creating a strong network of schools in the Arab states of the Persian Gulf, in 2000 Varkey established Global Education Management Systems (GEMS), an advisory and educational management firm, in advance of his worldwide overseas expansion. [131], In Egypt, GEMS opened Windrose Academy in Cairo in 2013, offering a blended curriculum focused on the National Curriculum of England. [5] It aims to impact 100 underprivileged children for every child enrolled in a GEMS school. and Mariama Varkey in 1959. In Dubai he plans to open the ultrapremium GEMS Nations Academy (annual fees: $40,000) next year, offering an … Sunny Varkey est le fondateur et président exécutif du groupe GEMS Education. Sunny Varkey Wiki Biography Sunny Varkey (born in 1957 in Kerala, India) is a non-resident Indian, Dubai-based education entrepreneur and education philanthropist. Son of Indian expat teachers who migrated to Dubai in 1959, Sunny Varkey controls GEMS Education, the world's largest operator of K-12 schools. Bill Clinton launched the foundation. Varkey continued to add schools in the subcontinent, and also purchased a controlling interest in the India-based Everonn Education, which the Varkey Group and GEMS manage. [189], GEMS Modern Academy in Kochi, Kerala opened in 2019. GEMS has offered shares to its teachers in a bid to deter rivals from poaching them. [252] Its new-construction sports facilities, which opened in May 2015, included a 25-meter swimming pool, a multi-sport court for basketball, netball, handball, badminton, football, etc., a climbing wall, a fitness room, and a dance studio, and these were available for use by local groups and businesses outside of school hours. [14][15][16][17], After creating a network of schools in the Gulf Arab states, in 2000 Varkey established Global Education Management Systems (GEMS), an advisory and educational management firm, in advance of his overseas expansion. [96][97][98] In 2012 GEMS in the UAE partnered with Springside Chestnut Hill Academy in Philadelphia for a three-day Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp hosted at GEMS Wellington International School in Dubai, bringing students from around the world together to design innovative solutions to local problems, and including meetings with a variety civic leaders. [222] The school offers a global education and provides links with students around the world. [51] Each week, the project has also brought in a role model – a successful Ghanaian woman – to speak to the students nationwide. Mr Varkey’s parents, both teachers, arrived in Dubai in 1959 from India to seek a better life for their family and what they found was a real need to educate children arriving in the city from around the world. GEMS has offered shares to its teachers in a bid to deter rivals from poaching them. Son of Indian expat teachers who migrated to Dubai in 1959, Sunny Varkey controls GEMS Education, the world's largest operator of K-12 schools. Sunny Varkey's party Photogallery at ETimes [184] Facilities include science labs, mathematics lab, computer science lab, swimming pool, indoor sports courts, dance studios, and music rooms. English . It was established in 2011, taking on projects mainly in the UK, Africa, and Asia. The school is located in Al Wakrah, and offers an American curriculum based around the United States Common Core State Standards, while according to GEMS still valuing the Islamic faith and Qatar's language, traditions, history, and culture. [171] By July 2013 GEMS had sold all of its schools in the north of England. Sunny Varkey rings the bell to celebrate listing of GEMS Education Sukuk on NASDAQ Dubai ... Their son, Sunny, added a visionary’s ambition to a practitioner's experience. When in 1980 local authorities insisted that Our Own English High School be housed in a purpose-built facility, the Varkeys' son Sunny Varkey took over the operation of the school, which taught less than 400 students at the time. GEMS adapted with schools for each demographic, varying and adding new curricula and price ranges for each income level and nationality. [203] It serves pupils ages 3 to 18, with the British curriculum geared toward IGCSE, AS-level, and A-level qualifications. Getty Images. Paul Albert, from a village near Paris, attended École des Roches, set on 60 hectares in northern France, which at the time charged an admission fee of £18,000 a year, he wrote in Vice France. [227][228][229][230], In 2014 GEMS World Academy-Chicago instituted the citywide $50,000 GEMS Education Chicago Teacher Award. He is a passionate education entrepreneur who is the driver behind GEMS’ mission to advance education for all. [98] GEMS also provides teacher training for over 70 government schools in Abu Dhabi. In 2014, GEMS Education appointed former Eton College headmaster Tony Little as Chief Education Officer; he has been responsible for ensuring the quality of education across the global chain. [129] It offers the International American curriculum leading to International Baccalaureate certification, and according to GEMS was designed to meet international educational standards in the context of Saudi Arabian cultural values. ... which was founded by Dubai entrepreneur Sunny Varkey. [146] In September 2011 the school was renamed after urban designer Melvin M. Webber, who was responsible for Milton Keynes' unique city layout, and it became the Webber Independent School, with a new head teacher and a new focus. [46][47][48][49] The project teaches 8,000 students in 72 Ghanaian schools, and was Sub-Saharan Africa's first interactive distance-learning project. Sunny Varkey, Monica Burman, VC Burman at a party thrown by Sunny Varkey after his felicitation with Padma Shri Award in New Delhi. [129][130] In 2014 construction began to expand the school and add science labs and new design and technology facilities. [140] It is sited on a four-acre campus,[140] and in 2013 a new block of classrooms was added. [265][266][270] As of 2015, it also offered French immersion courses for international students during the summer, French-immersion exchange programmes throughout the year, and summer English courses. His ambitions were shaped by the personal commitments of his parents, who founded their first school in 1968. [233], In the early 2010s GEMS' consultancy arm, GEMS Education Solutions, partnered in managing some U.S. schools. Varkey founded the company in 1979, and it is based in Dubai, with additional offices in the UK, U.S., and India. Son Dakika Sunny Varkey Haberleri Son dakika Sunny Varkey haberlerini buradan takip edebilirsiniz. [92][110] An International Baccalaureate school, its enrolment consists of approximately 2,000 students from more than 80 nationalities. [241][242][236][243], GEMS' first school in continental Europe was the GEMS World Academy Switzerland, located in Etoy, Switzerland in the Lake Geneva area between Geneva and Lausanne. In the latest of a series of articles on philanthropic activities undertaken by families of UAE business leaders, Dino Varkey, the son of GEMS Education founder Sunny Varkey, discusses the role of the firm and Varkey Foundation in broadening access to learning - ZAWYA MENA Edition Sunny Varkey is Former Chairman/Founder at GEMS Education Solutions. The son of a farmer, Ravi discovered early on that his true passion was in entrepreneurship. Sunny Varkey (born in 1957 in Kerala, India) is a non-resident Indian, Dubai-based education entrepreneur and education philanthropist. [234][235][236] Global Partnership Schools, in partnership with GEMS Education Solutions, and financed by newly available three-year federal School Improvement Grants (SIG), managed some previously failing schools in the U.S. beginning in 2010. Sunny Varkey is the founder of GEMS Education, the largest operator of private kindergarten-to-grade-12 schools in the world, with a network of 52 schools in 4 countries. [183] It offers a dual curriculum of either Indian (CBSE) or British (CIE) options. [83], Ralph Tabberer, formerly the Director General of Schools in the UK in the Department for Children, Schools and Families, was GEMS' Chief Schools Officer and Chief Operating Officer from 2009–2012. [259][260] The top-tier school, for students age 6 to 19, caters to a clientele from over 100 countries. [52], In 2014 GEMS Education Solutions published a study called The Efficiency Index,[53] analyzing which public education systems, by country, deliver the best value for money. [15][19][36] When entering into new markets, according to GEMS its schools also benefit from local partners who understand local conditions, and the partners provide local knowledge that may not be obvious through standard market research. Kaynak: DHA . [279][280] It also accommodates the Malaysian Education Ministry guidelines and teaches Malaysian language, Mandarin, Malaysian social studies, and Islamic and moral studies. The sale of his Health care sector allowed Varkey to focus on education and educational philanthropy. Sunny believes in the power of education to reduce poverty, prejudice and conflict around the world. In September 2011, a further $1 million was pledged with UNESCO to train 10,000 school principals in India, Ghana, and Kenya. Sunny Varkey, the legal son of Mariamma and K.S. Sunny Varkey; Sunny Varkey. [231] The inaugural winner, in June 2014, was Matthew Cunningham, a teacher at Frederic Chopin Elementary School in Ukrainian Village in Chicago's West Side. [246][250][251] Many of the facilities were also open to the public. He soon dropped his other businesses, expanded the school, and added new schools as well. [29][30] That year it was also named Education Company of the Year at the Gulf Business Industry Awards,[31][32] and it also received that same award in 2013. As of 2012, he is a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador. As the emirate developed into an international hub, the expat demographics shifted from short-term workers from a few countries to longterm expat residents with their entire families from countries around the world. He is hailed as a visionary education entrepreneur, who has contributed significantly to the development of education in the UAE, the MENA region and indeed the world. [99], In 2009 GEMS in the UAE implemented a customized virtual learning environment (VLE) across its schools;[100] and in 2013 began installing a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) wireless system in all of its schools. 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Sunny Varkey, Founder and Chairman, GEMS Education, said: “We have a long and close partnership with Dubai Cares and fully support the work carried out by the organization which was launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum in 2007. Sunny Varkey haberleri en güncel gelişmeler ve son dakika haberler. A teacher who learned to greet her pupils in the 35 languages spoken at her deprived inner city school in Brent has scooped the highly-competitive Varkey … [202], GEMS Cambridge International School in Uganda opened in September 2013, in the Ugandan capital city of Kampala. Education. [279] The school planned to grow to 1,500 students within five years, eventually accommodating 3,000 students.[279][281]. 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'We take care of you,' says the founder of the Varkey Group, 'from the cradle to the grave.' Earnings. [89], Following its initial years catering mainly to immigrant Indian workers, GEMS grew rapidly in Dubai. [11][13][19] The company states that GEMS aims to equip children to live in a multicultural environment, and stresses the importance of giving back to others both locally and globally. [169] In 2007 GEMS announced the sale of Kingswood College in Lancashire to developers, citing the high costs of maintaining its premises, Scarisbrick Hall, a historic 19th-century Grade I listed building;[170] local supporters purchased it and kept it open as a school. "[59], The philanthropic arm of GEMS Education is the Varkey Foundation. With more than 250 schools worldwide, the private education firm counts the Blackstone Group among its key investors. The cash pile has emboldened Sunny Varkey. [217] The preschool to eighth grade building opened in 2014, and garnered attention for its architecture accented with color. [273][274] Language studies include ESL support for non-native English speakers, 30 minutes daily of Chinese for students under age 6, and after that continued study of either Chinese, Spanish, or French. Sunny Varkey (born 9 April 1957) [1] [3] is a non-resident Indian, Dubai-based education entrepreneur and education philanthropist from Kerala.He is the founder and chairman of the global advisory and educational management firm GEMS Education, which is the largest operator of private kindergarten-to-grade-12 schools in the world, with a network of over 130 schools in over a dozen countries. [94], GEMS UAE has promoted innovation in the UAE and elsewhere. GEMS Education, founded as Global Education Management Systems (GEMS), is an international education company. [11][37], GEMS has two divisions: schools and educational services. In 2003, he began opening GEMS schools in England, beginning with Sherborne House in Hampshire and Bury Lawn in Milton Keynes. The sports academy has been initially hosted at GEMS Wellington Academy–Silicon Oasis, and offers a two-year International Baccalaureate diploma programme with professional athletics training. [141] The school offers scholarships in academic subjects, art, sport, and music,[142][143] and has a special needs provisions unit. Their son ‘Sunny Varkey’ when born with typical Arab features and as Varkey had no role in it. [277], In September 2015, GEMS opened GEMS International School Pearl City, in Penang, Malaysia. Varkey Group is the umbrella organisation covering GEMS Education and Varkey's other businesses, including Health care and, previously, construction. [194][197], In August 2015, the GEMS Cambridge International School in Nairobi launched the Lego Education Innovation Studio,[198] a $55,000 facility and program in partnership with Lego Education that teaches and strengthens Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) and literacy at all age levels, and aims to encourage critical thinking, creativity, innovation, problem-solving, and collaboration. [279][280] It was the first international school in Mainland Penang. [117], In 2012 Cambridge International School, Dubai was the only school in the UAE to be named by Microsoft as one of the Innovative Pathfinder Schools from around the world. It also has a 650-seat auditorium; an amphitheatre; cafés and a roof-top garden; and on-site breakfast or afternoon clubs for parents to meet teachers. M. Varkey croit au pouvoir de l'éducation de réduire la pauvreté, les préjugés et les conflits dans le monde entier. The school is set in an 8.3-acre campus in Smart City and offers an International Baccalaureate syllabus as well as the IGCSE and ICSE curriculum. Dubai, Jan 17: Thumbay Moideen, founder president of the UAE-based Thumbay Group, is among top 30 Indian business leaders in the Arab world featured in the Forbes Middle East list announced on Sunday January 17. Through its consultancy arm, GEMS Education Solutions, the company works internationally with public and private sector clients on school improvement initiatives. [92], GEMS schools overall in the UAE have had a general reputation for high-quality academic outcomes, outscoring national testing averages[94] and out-performing originating counterparts in official international curricula examinations. Most of its schools in the UK are independent coeducational day schools. A controlling interest in Emirates Health care, the Varkey Group's umbrella company which held Welcare, was purchased by Mediclinic International in 2012. [67], At the second annual Global Education and Skills Forum in March 2014, the foundation announced the Global Teacher Prize, a $1 million annual award to an exceptional teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession, to be first presented at the third annual GESF in March 2015. With more than 250 schools worldwide, the private education firm counts the Blackstone Group among its key investors. [120][121], In 2010 GEMS took over the management of Kingdom Schools, a subsidiary of Kingdom Holding Company, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Meet Sunny Varkey, a Dubai-based entrepreneur who made his fortune with for-profit elementary schools in the UAE, and whose company also owns a construction firm and hospitals. [145], Also in the fall of 2003 GEMS acquired Bury Lawn School in Milton Keynes, northwest of London. With more than 250 schools worldwide, the private education firm counts the Blackstone Group among its key investors. Sunny Varkey . Sunny Varkey, Fondateur, Fondation Varkey. image caption Sunny Varkey says the lack of respect for teachers was the inspiration for the prize. [75] The Varkey Foundation published a report analyzing the charitable education donations of the global top 500 companies, recommending that education be a higher priority for corporate social responsibility spending. [11] Varkey continued to add schools in the subcontinent, and also purchased a controlling interest in the India-based Everonn Education, which the Varkey Group and GEMS manage. [247][249][250][254][255], On 29 May 2019, GEMS announced that GEMS World Academy-Etoy would close on 30 June 2019. Varkey Foundation-Wikipedia. Source of earnings. [58] In the BBC News review of the report, it noted that "The study highlights that smaller class sizes or teachers' pay are not necessarily linked to better results", yet conversely "Underpaying teachers can also be seen as 'inefficient' because it is a barrier to recruiting good quality staff – with low pay contributing to Brazil and Indonesia's poor performance in these rankings. Mr. Indian emigrants to the United Arab Emirates, Recipients of the Padma Shri in literature & education. In October 2009, she met Shashi Tharoor at a party organised by the billionaire Sunny Varkey. At the second annual forum in March 2014, Varkey announced the Global Teacher Prize, a $1 million award to an exceptional Teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession, to be presented at the third annual GESF in 2015. trends.embed.renderExploreWidget("TIMESERIES", {"comparisonItem":[{"keyword":" Sunny Varkey ","geo":"","time":"today 12-m"}],"category":0,"property":""}, {"exploreQuery":"q=Sunny Varkey&date=today 12-m","guestPath":"https://trends.google.com:443/trends/embed/"}); Sunny Varkey was born on 1957 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, India. Basing its analysis on Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) scores, the study also detailed teacher salaries and class sizes in nationwide schools. Varkey returned to Dubai in 1977, and his employment included work at Standard Chartered bank, opening a small trading company and a maintenance company, becoming part owner of the Dubai Plaza Hotel, and entering the Health care industry. Sunny Varkey. 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