Kenya: Seven National Records Broken By Coast Swimmers — Coast Week com

Coastweek — Coast Amateur Swimming Association (CASA) swimmers broke seven Kenyan National Records in CASA Open and Age Group Swimming Championship held two weeks ago at Bandari College Swimming Pool (KPA). Coastweek — The Girls Swimming Team of Mombasa Academy School win the First Position, Oshwal Academy take Second position and third position was for…

AKDN at the IB Conference: A day before in AEM Regional Conferences, workshop titled ‘Many Muslim Voices’ was held for teachers and administrators of IB schools

The International Baccalaureate (IB) holds three Regional Conferences each year for educational leaders, decision makers and practitioners involved in delivering IB programmes around the world. The conferences showcase best practice in education, and invite a prestigious range of speakers to highlight key issues in international education today At the 2015 AEM (Africa, Europe and the…

Aga Khan schools to launch on bi-lingual curriculum — NTV Kenya video on Aga Khan Academy Mombasa’s programme intends to roll out to all its 20 institutions in Asia, Europe and the US

NTV Kenya The Aga Khan Academy in Mombasa has introduced a bi-lingual programme in its education curriculum that it intends to roll out to all its 20 institutions in Asia, Europe and the US. This new bi-lingual programme will see pupils and students learn all their subjects in English and Kiswahili. ***** Related Post on…

Student launches solar backpack for Kenyan school children — IT News Africa com|About social entrepreneur Salima Visram

The business, last month, delivered its first 500 back packs in Kikambala Primary School, in Mombasa County. (Image Source: http://kenvibez.com) Former Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa, student Salima Visram has become a social entrepreneur even as she studies as an undergraduate in Canada, with the launch of a crowd-funded Kenyan business producing school students’ backpacks that…

Video: Agreement between Province of Ontario and the Ismaili Imamat

Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) Published on 4 Sep 2015 Toronto, Canada, 25 May 2015 – His Highness the Aga Khan and Premier Wynne signed an agreement between the Province of Ontario and the Ismaili Imamat that sets a blueprint for cooperation in a number of areas including culture and education. ->>>>><<<<<-

“World and faith are inseparable in Islam. Faith and learning are also profoundly interconnected” — His Highness Aga Khan, Bangladesh, May 20, 2008

Quotation of HH Aga Khan “World and faith are inseparable in Islam. Faith and learning are also profoundly interconnected. The Holy Qur’an sees the discovery of knowledge as a spiritual responsibility, enabling us to better understand and more ably serve God’s creation. Our traditional teachings remind us of our individual obligation to seek knowledge unto…

The EGIS project enables girls to handle the challenges of everyday life using scientific problem-solving skills — Aga Khan Academies

Educating Girls in Science Passion and collaboration filled the Academy’s multipurpose hall as girls from across the Coastal Kenyan region prepared for the presentation of their science project proposals. The girls’ engagement with scientific content before this had been minimal – now, they were about to present on the practical application of scientific principles in…

Applications Invited for the AKDN Curriculum Development Project

05 June 2015 The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) invites experienced IB educators to join us this year for the AKDN Curriculum Development Project.  This will pair IB educators with continuing AKDN development projects with a view to creating curriculum units and resources suitable for use in IB schools.   The agencies of the AKDN…