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Where Happiness is Organic

The importance of messy out door play

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23 August 2016

Last updated on 30 August 2021
Where Happiness is Organic

“After 13 years in in childhood education, Diana Zeidan has joined Odyssey Nursery to turn it “Green” inside out. 

Diana Zeidan
Her expertise in leadership education and her extensive experience in edutainment and event animation made Diana the perfect candidate to take the nursery in the vision Kids First Group had envisioned; A happy and peaceful environment to nourish each and every child’s talent and uniqueness, through the curriculum and the trained team. 
In addition to its new looks and building renovation, anew play water area has been included and fresh high quality meals designed. 
Diana has always been surrounded by children, from summer jobs in her early years, to motherhood.
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She is certified in educational theatre, leadership in early years education and leadership management in early years education.
Founder of two bilingual nurseries in Dubai, and living in the UAE for the past decade, Diana is aware of the needs of the UAE's growing population.
Being a core believer in putting the children back in touch with their senses, and not just their fingertips, she foresees a holistic approach for our future pupils who will enjoy Olive's serene, positive energy environment.
For Diana, inspiring the greatness within each and every child is a calling to set the roots for adult happiness.”
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At Odyssey Nursery, children learn and progress at their own pace under the respected Washington State Early Learning Benchmarks curriculum and the Reggio Emilia approach. Children are given the opportunity for self-development and self-discovery through this educational approach, and trilingual education. They have six branches Odyssey Nursery branches in UAE. In Dubai, you can find them at Umm Suqeim, Burj and Living Legends; and in Abu Dhabi in Khalifa City A and their newest branch in Al Mushrif.


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