Author: PEAS

PEAS celebrates the official opening of Mushili Hillside Secondary School

PEAS Mushili Hillside Secondary School marks PEAS’ sixth secondary school in Zambia. Since opening at the start of the year, the school rapidly reached full capacity, meeting the need for a secondary school provision in the community. Now, it caters for 345 students from low socio-economic backgrounds, 60% of which…

How gender-responsive teaching supports #everygirlinschool

How gender-responsive teacher training has a positive impact on teacher practice. The potential impact of changing gender mindsets on girls’ education:  Gender bias and stereotypes are a significant barrier to girls’ access and engagement in secondary education across sub-Saharan Africa. Uganda’s National Strategy for Girls’ Education highlights that cultural expectations,…

Educating adolescent girls: what works?

With 129 million girls out of school around the world and only 1 in 3 African children accessing secondary school, PEAS want to get #everygirlinschool. PEAS has over a decade of experience educating adolescent girls in Uganda and Zambia.