ASD is located in a residential area within Dubai, the global business and cultural hub of the United Arab Emirates. The campus is a 23-acre, million square foot, wireless, state-of-the-art facility, including spaces designed to promote phenomenal learning experiences for approximately 1900 students, representing over 70 nationalities.
Learning is at the heart of the ASD experience. To support the rich and dynamic relationship between teacher and student, ASD provides guidance and support to faculty by fostering an environment of collaborative professional practice. ASD is committed to student-centered approaches to learning, assessment and instruction, in accordance with the ASD Learning Principles, valuing inquiry, creativity, collaboration, and collegiality.