His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, toured a number of schools in Dubai as hundreds of thousands of students across the UAE returned to school for the new academic year.
Sheikh Mohammed visited Al Maktoum Primary School for Boys and Jumeirah Model School for Girls, where he was briefed on the facilities, and inspected classes.
Sheikh Mohammed was accompanied by UAE Minister of State for Public Education H.E. Jameela bint Salem Al Muhairi, along with director of Dubai protocol and hospitality H.E. Khalifa Saeed Suleiman.