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Deepa Srikantaiah /Global Partnership for Education

Educating teachers as researchers in Japan, Malawi and Thailand

This blog was written by Foster Gondwe, Instructor in the School of Education at Chancellor College, University of Malawi. For the 2017 UKFIET conference, 23 individuals were provided with bursaries to assist them to participate and present at the conference. The researchers were asked to write a short piece about their experience. Foster is a Master […]

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Child writing

How much value do Value Added Models provide for the quality of schools?

Rachel Outhred, Education Theme Lead, Itad The anticipation of the value that Value Added Models (VAM) might bring to developing an accountability measure for school quality has been palpable in the development sector over the past two years. They were a focus for discussion at this year’s 2017 UKFIET Education and Development conference. The technical […]

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African boy children in classroom setting

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: UNICEF Think Piece Series

What is a UNICEF Think Piece? UNICEF is commissioning a series of Think Pieces that aim to promote fresh and cutting-edge thinking on how to improve the quality of education in Eastern and Southern Africa. These will be short, engaging and provocative pieces that stimulate debate and challenge the status quo on a variety of […]

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GEMR Report 2017/18

GEMR Report Launch – Accountability in Education

Launch date: Tuesday, 24 October, 2017 The second in the new GEM Report series, the 2017/8 Report, will continue its assessment of progress towards the Sustainable Development Goal on education (SDG 4) and its 10 targets, as well as other related education targets in the SDG agenda. There will be an event Unpacking Accountability, hosted at […]

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