‘Digital solutions for village teachers in East Africa’ Solar-powered tablets and mobile phone text messaging are one of the source of Improving the quality of teaching

The Aga Khan University (AKU)’s Institute for Educational Development, East Africa, based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania has pioneered the use of inexpensive tablet computers to address one of the biggest challenges in African education: how to quickly and cost-effectively improve the quality of teaching. Recognizing the correlation between the quality of teacher education and…

Video:Improving Elementary Education in Sindh and Balochistan Through ‘STEP’ (Strengthening Teacher Education in Pakistan)

STEP- Strengthening Teacher Education in Pakistan – A multi-faceted intervention to improve the quality and delivery of elementary education appropriate to the poor, particularly women and children by strengthening the professional development and performance of teachers, teacher educators and education managers.  Source: Aga Khan University –Published on 13 Feb 2017 ->>>>>><<<<-

Aga Khan Foundation trains pre-primary teachers in Dhaka, Bangladesh

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The Aga Khan Foundation has trained a group of Bangladeshi teachers with the “knowledge, skills and attitudes” needed to improve the “quality” of pre-primary teachings. At least 90 pre-primary supervisors and 14 trainers from the Dhaka City Corporation and four upazilas in Mymensingh district were trained for over nine months, it…

Innovative project seeks to boost learning at the Coast — By Brian Otieno on The Star co Kenya|“The essence of the programme is to improve teacher performance,”

A section of teachers going through a training programme at the Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa under instructor Anne Wade from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. (…) It is with this background that the institution rolled out a training programme for public primary school teachers aimed at improving teaching methods in the Coast region, thereby improving…

Aga Khan Foundation to train Early Childhood Development Education (ECDE) teachers in Mombasa — HiviSasa.com

Children at an Early Childhood Development Education (ECDE) centre. the Aga Khan Foundation (East Africa) has embarked on five-year programme to train ECDE teachers in Mombasa County. [PHOTO/softkenya.com] The Mombasa County government has signed an agreement with the Aga Khan Foundation East Africa (AKF) to train Early Childhood Development Education (ECDE) teachers. AKF’s director for…

Programme offers new ideas on class management, teaching methods — Nation co Kenya

A teacher at work. A programme called Strengthening Education Systems in East Africa Project (SESEA) aims to train more than 1,000 pre-school and primary school teachers and head teachers in Mombasa, Kilifi and Kwale counties in class management, teaching methods, and education oriented technological innovation among other topics. FILE PHOTO / JEFF ANGOTE  NATION In…

“Arab integration in Israel, one classroom at a time” Common Ground News Service article on Israel Ministry’s new programme to integrate Arab-Israeli teachers in Jewish-Israeli schools

by Mike Prashker * Mike Prashker is the founder and director of Merchavim – The Institute for the Advancement of Shared Citizenship in Israel. This article was written for the Common Ground News Service (CGNews) ***** Ramla, Israel – One hundred newly qualified Arab-Israeli teachers – fresh out of teacher-training college – are now being…