Education East Africa is improving primary education by training and supporting teachers, providing equipment and materials, and working with communities to assist government schools and pupils.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
Children are leaving primary school with an insufficient education to equip them for further studies or future life. Particularly important is a sound knowledge of mathematics and of the English language as all further education is in English. Teachers lack subject knowledge and teaching methods, and a shortage of teaching materials to be able to provide a quality education. Only long-term work can bring lasting change, so that as many pupils as possible benefit from an improved education.
How will this project solve this problem?
Education East Africa is providing weekly training for primary school teachers in eight village primary schools. In addition, Education East Africa is working with ten other primary schools providing equipment and training seminars.
Potential Long Term Impact
Basic education is the key to any lasting development for rural communities, and that is what Education East Africa seeks to improve.
Total Funding Received to Date: £16,881
Remaining Goal to be Funded: £18,118
Total Funding Goal: £34,999