Want to Fix Education in Africa? Build African Leaders.

Want to Fix Education in Africa? Build African Leaders.

In a piece for Bright Magazine, co-founder of Teach for Uganda James Arinaitwe outlines why genuinely supporting African leaders who are committed to being part of the solution so they can translate their experiences and passion to reality is key to resolving education inequity in Africa.

The Power of Empowering Refugees

The Power of Empowering Refugees

For many refugees, access to education is the key to a more prosperous future. Joseph Munyambanza, Former Executive Director of CIYOTA and a Mastercard Foundation Scholar shows how their refugee-led initiative has converted donor support into a sustainable school system and training program that provides a blueprint for self-sufficiency for displaced people everywhere.

From Carrots and Sticks to Lightbulb moments: A Low-cost Network Approach to Improving Teacher Motivation

In a piece for the IIEP Learning Portal, Sharath Jeevan (CEO of STIR Education) highlights how they’re setting out to change the paradigm of motivation by leveraging the potential for intrinsic motivation to be intentionally developed by teachers through professional development.